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5th Grade CAS students Present “Oldies…but Goodies” Concert

Students perform the song "Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy"

Students singing “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy”

The students of Ms. Garza’s fifth grade class at the Center for Academic Success presented an “Oldies” concert under the direction of Rose Marie Dokken on Thursday, March 10th.  The first half of the concert was a choral performance.  Songs included Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Jailhouse Rock, Johnny B. Goode, Little Old Lady From Pasadena, Flashdance, At the Hop, and Twist and Shout.  Class guitarists were featured on Jailhouse Rock (Kristian D., Arianna S.) and At the Hop (Kodi A., Alessandra C.) as well as a class driver for The Little Old Lady of Pasadena (ShaKorlynn W.).

Students perform Scottish line dance "The Butterfly"

Students performing Scottish line dance “The Butterfly”

The second half of the concert featured dancing.  Dances included a schottische  with  two people, and one with four people, The Butterfly, a Scottish line dance, an old time waltz, and the limbo.  The dance portion was also a contest with prizes from the Cinema theater in the Mall, Chili’s restaurant, Big 5, and Wicked Limitz presented to the winners of each dance.  Judges were Vada Phelps,  Executive Director of the Cochise Private Industry Council, and Mr. Harris, the high school Youth Career Connect Counselor and guitar teacher.  Dance winners were:  Jovani V., Robin T., Arianna S., Kodi A., Kristian D., Keahi R., Alessandra C., and Sunshine L.

Door prize winners were Jeremiah B. (Schlotzsky’s) and Adam B. (Native Grill.)  Refreshments donated by Philadelphia Baking Company of AZ and the VFW were served following the concert.  Members of the class are Aaliyah A., Kodi A., Lillie B., David C., Alessandra C., Kristian D., Tony G., Sunshine L., ShaKorlynn M., Rabecka R., Nevaeh R., Keahi R., Arianna S., Robin T., Jovani V., and Lillian W.  A good time was had by all.  The next concert is the first and second grade program on Tuesday, April 12th.

PULSE, High School Ensemble, & Aftercare Choir Featured in Fall Concert

The PULSE and high school ensemble performing Santa Got Run Over By A Reindeer (2:00) Star W., Reyna L., Erin B., Allysia O., Samantha K., Kailla S., Mackenzie D., Alexys R., Ashlee P., Cipriana G., and Mackenzie C.

The PULSE and high school ensemble performing Santa Got Run Over By A Reindeer (2:00) Star W., Reyna L., Erin B., Allysia O., Samantha K., Kailla S., Mackenzie D., Alexys R., Ashlee P., Cipriana G., and Mackenzie C.

December 3, 2015 the choir students from CAS, under the direction of Rose Marie Dokken, held their fall concert at 2:00 for students and 4:00 for family.  Performing groups were junior high PULSE, after-care choir, and a high school ensemble.  The high school performed songs that were Christmas (both serious and funny), current pop songs, a spiritual, and one selection from the musical Flower Drum Song.  The PULSE did several selections of which included instruments, choreography, and even a visit from Santa!

The PULSE (4:00)– Shaun O., Erin B., Reyna L., Allysia O., Mackenzie D., Alexys R., Ashlee P., Cipriana G., Piano – Mrs. Dokken and Mackenzi C.

The PULSE (4:00)– Shaun O., Erin B., Reyna L., Allysia O., Mackenzie D., Alexys R., Ashlee P., Cipriana G., Piano – Mrs. Dokken and Mackenzi C.

After-care choir dazzled the audience with 4 selections which were 2 and 3 part singing.  They ranged from Celtic music to yodeling and scat singing. Refreshments were donated by Baker’s Flor.  Our door prize winners were June O’Brien (Texas Roadhouse) and David Pietro (Olive Garden).

CAS Holds First Music Concert October 8th

Students singing

Students singing “Dr. Seuss, We Love You”

The first (Meyers) and second (Horka) grade classes presented a concert under the direction of Rose Marie Dokken on Thursday, October 8th entitled A Book is a Magic Carpet.  Students came dressed in their favorite storybook characters.  The children performed 13 songs for a full cafeteria at  the 2:00 p.m. matinee  for the school staff and students  and 4:00 p.m. for their family and friends.

Members of the classes are:  Mrs. Meyer’s – Leann A., Jasiel A., Asia B., Julien B., Josiah C., Annahi G., Matison H., Karianna L., Kayden L., Gabriel M., Maya M., Dallas P., Angel P., Olivia P., Nathan R., Mariah S., Leanna S., Jabre S., Ethan S., Kayleigh S., Danica S., Emery T., and Dynim W.  Mrs. Horka’s – Camren A., Sebastian A., Nicolaus B., Lisette C., Salvador C., Jacob C., Isreal D., Madison E., Vicente F., Ayla G., Shelby H., Jaslene H., Alijah H., Nayimah J., Jeremiah K., Alyssa M., AleXavier M., James O., Serenity O., Jesus R., Cariline R., Mathew S., Sabine V., Jeremy V., and Caedyn W.

Students singing

Students singing “Baby Beluga”

A special “Thank You” to the parents for the darling costumes, Mrs. Meyers and Ms. Horka  for the extra practices and running the music and Miss Voshel and Ms. Marshall for their help with art.  Light refreshments were served following the concert, thanks to generous donations by Target and Subway.  Door prize winners were Isaias Rojas (Chili’s) and Samuel Auger (Peter Piper Pizza).

The next concert is 5th grade’s Patriotism program on November 5th.

Sierra Vista Elementary and Middle School Spirit Week is 10/26 -10/30

spirit week

Spirit Week