Saturday, March 2, Premium Blend received a Gold Rating with Distinction at ISSMA District Jazz Contest. They were named state finalists for the 2019 ISSMA Jazz State Finals along with 7 other schools. They competed along side many groups across the state of Indiana and qualified for finals with one of the top 8 scores in the state. This is their second year in a row that they have qualified for state finals. State finals take place on Friday, March 15 at Franklin Central High School in the evening.