Benefits of Chorus
For The Love of Music
Why sing? How can my child benefit from Chorus?
Research Based Facts
H.M. Arndt Chorus
Each student has the chance to learn music theory, play handbells, as well as improve music literacy by singing various repertoire.
Both 7th and 8th grade singers have multiple opportunities to participate in extracurricular music activities outside of the classroom such as: All-State, Honors Chorus, Wingate Honors Choir, and Ensemble.
Wingate Honors Choir
Building A Community
Ms. Shook Bio
Ms. Shook got her Bachelor Degree in Music Education from Wingate University in 2012 and has been teaching ever since. Ms. Shook also works at St. Alban's Episcopalian Church in Hickory where she conducts the children's choir which ranges from ages K-6.
In her free time Ms. Shook enjoys making art, listening to music, cooking, reading, and traveling. She loves the color Turquoise, traveling to the mountains, trying new restaurants, and seeing live music shows.
Fun Fact: Ms. Shook took a mission trip with the Music Dept. from Wingate in 2011 to South Africa where she got to perform at Wits University with their choir as well as work in an orphanage. Her life is committed to reflecting the beauty and lessons she learned on that life changing trip.