Congratulations to Bellevue and Interlake Jazz Bands for top honors at the 9th Annual Newport Jazz Festival on March 11.

The Bellevue High School Jazz 1 Band took First Place in the 3A Division and Interlake High School Jazz Band 1 took Runner-up. Bellevue Jazz Band 2 and Interlake Jazz Band 2 took Runner up in the A/AA Division. Bellevue High Jazz Student Jake Escobar earned Outstanding Soloist Recognition in the AAA Division for Bass.