Wakefield-Marenisco cuts off school choir


May 13, 2021

WAKEFIELD — At the request of the district’s K-12 music teacher, members of the Wakefield-Marenisco Board of Education voted Monday evening to drop a grade 7-12 choir class in exchange for a new band option.

The decision came only after some board members objected to the loss of a choir offering altogether and requested at least a compromise.

Music teacher Isaac Boehnlein told the board that membership in the grade 7-12 choir program has been neither large nor strongly committed in recent years.

“I would say choir is a passion for two of them,” he noted of vocal students, adding tha...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2023