The Flanagan High School Wind Orchestra is under the Direction of Mr. Stephen K. Rivero. The Wind Orchestra has consistently received Straight Superior Ratings at all District and State, Florida Bandmasters Association, Music Performance Assessments. In 2009, the Wind Orchestra completed a performance tour in Washington, D.C. The ensemble performed at the Lincoln Memorial for the Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Celebration and at the National Adjudicator’s Invitational, where they earned the title of National Champion. In 2011, the Wind Orchestra was the featured Band at the Opening Concert for the Florida Music Educators Clinic and Conference in Tampa, Florida. Most recently, the Wind Orchestra competed at the Grand National Adjudicators Invitational, in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The Grand National Adjudicators Invitational is the most prestigious Concert Band and Orchestra Festival presented in America today. The Flanagan Wind Orchestra was awarded the highest honor of National Champion, and was recognized with the “Honor Award” for exceptional achievement as a superior performance group. Flanagan also received the “Judge’s Award” in recognition of Outstanding Woodwinds and Percussion in Concert Performance.