Show choirs are gathering momentum toward the state finals. Among local schools, both Bishop Dwenger and Northrop high schools will compete this weekend.
Jazz artist, director and engineer Joe Jackson will teach and perform at the 26th annual Nicholas Invitational Jazz Festival on Saturday, Feb. 11, at Snider High School.
Students from across northeast Indiana may compete for cash prizes in an engineering contest.
Middle school representatives from the sixth, seventh and eighth grades show Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School’s support for clean water for the people of Haiti. The students filled a gallon-size plastic jug with coins to support a Cross Catholic Outreach fundraiser for that purpose. Students dropped coins into the jug in the classroom of religion teacher Anita Senesac (back, right).
Each week, Roanoke Elementary School designates a life skill to pursue through its Our Strongest Link effort. The focus for a recent week was Resourcefulness. The following students were chosen by their teachers as exhibiting the life skill of Resourcefulness: (front row, from left) Spencer Proffitt, Lamyah Reed, Dawson Husband, (second row) Nathan Krieger, Brody Bolen, Chance Derossett, Brayden Mayer, Megan Partin, LaBreanna Culver, (back row) Dezmen Culver, Gavin Magnuson, Jocelyn Buzzard, Matea Stuth, Ayden Stuth and (not pictured) Aiden Jordan.
Bishop Dwenger High School will host the eighth annual Summit Show Choir Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 28, at 1300 E. Washington Center Road, Fort Wayne. Hosts expect 18 visiting choirs.
No one year is more important than another. With that idea in mind, Northwest Allen County Schools is planning to celebrate an “era” beginning in 2017.
Carroll High School show choirs claimed honors at the Bellmont High School Winter Spectacular Show Choir Invitational on Jan. 14.