April 24, 2017
CFISD fifth-grade students from 42 elementary schools combined on one stage for the 2017 CFISD Elementary Choral Festival on April 20.
April 24, 2017—A total of 319 CFISD fifth-grade students from 42 elementary schools entertained a Berry Center audience with a series of songs at the 2017 Cypress-Fairbanks ISD Elementary Choral Festival on April 20.
Featuring the largest number of participating campuses to date, the Choral Festival was held for free due to the support of district partner Cy-Hope, which has sponsored the event since its 2013 rebirth.
Karla Sosa, head choral director at Campbell Middle School, served as the selected director for the festival.
Under the direction of Campbell Middle School Choral Director Karla Sosa, 319 fifth-grade students sang at the annual Elementary Choral Festival supported by Cy-Hope.
“The students were well prepared and provided an exciting night of music for an audience including parents, families and friends, as well as CFISD Board members, administrators, staff and representatives of Cy-Hope!” said Loretta Bourn, coordinator of elementary music. “As elementary music coordinator, I am grateful and proud that CFISD and the community support fine arts and specifically, elementary music.”