The Gardner Edgerton High School Mixed Choir represented USD 231 in a performance at the Kansas Music Educators Conference in Wichita on Feb. 27.
The concert was a highlight of the weekend and culminated with another performance by middle level and state level choirs. Several GEHS students were selected to perform with other high school students across the state in the middle level and state choirs. GEHS senior Cooper McGuire was selected as a soloist in the final song performed by the state choir.
McGuire was one of 12 students recognized as a three-year state choir participant. Other USD 231 students selected to perform included Karissa Mehrwin, Larissa Weidler, Olivia Schultz and Blake Suarez in middle level state choir; and Abbie Lane, Guy Cauthon, Cooper McGuire and Amy Hurd (alternate) in the state choir.