October 29, 2021 Achievements

SCCSD Students Selected for 2021 Opus Honor Choir

2021 Opus Honor Choir Graphic WEB
Several SCCSD students have been selected to participate in the 2021 Opus Honor Choir on November 18, 2021, on the campus of Iowa State University in Ames.

Sioux City, IA – Several Sioux City Community School District (SCCSD) students earned the honor to participate in the thirty-fifth annual Opus Honor Choir Festival. More than 2,100 students in fifth through ninth grade earned nominations from their directors.

The 2021 Opus Honor Choirs will perform at 4 pm on November 18, 2021, in C.Y. Stephens Auditorium located at Iowa State University in Ames, IA. Each year, The Iowa Choral Directors Association, Inc. makes the Opus Honor Choir Festival possible.

Congratulations to the following Sioux City Community Schools students selected to participate:

East Middle

Shaiel Flory – 7/8th Grade Treble Choir
Samuel Palomino – 7/8th Grade Bass Choir
Julia Person* – 7/8th Grade Treble Choir
Maddalynne Sawyer – 5/6th Grade Treble Choir
Lilian Shaputis – 7/8th Grade Treble Choir
Mason Squier* – 5/6th Treble Choir

North Middle

Claire Henneman – 7/8th Grade Treble Choir
Leah Henneman – 5/6th Grade Treble Choir
Grace Wagner* – 7/8th Grade Treble Choir

West Middle

Mia Weinmeister* – 5/6th Grade Treble Choir

East High

Addison Beasley – 9th Grade Mixed Choir
Nirmai Gor – 9th Grade Mixed Choir
Miriam Nannestad – 9th Grade Mixed Choir
Benjamin Ruiz – 9th Grade Mixed Choir
Nicolas Sawyer – 9th Grade Mixed Choir
Delilah Thompson – 9th Grade Mixed Choir


*Audition submitted through Siouxland Youth Chorus