On February 20 and 21, 2015, choir students from Waco High School competed in the 2015 University Interscholastic League (UIL) Region Solo and Ensemble Contest. Seven will now head to the 2015 UIL State Solo and Ensemble Contest beginning Friday, May 29, at the University of Texas at Austin.
Students who perform a Class 1 solo or ensemble (most difficult) and receive a Division I rating (superior) earn the right to compete in the State UIL Solo and Ensemble Contest. All seven Waco High students who are advancing to state performed Class 1 solos.
Advancing are Lauren Arias (sophomore), Issac Arterburn (sophomore), Nick Atkins (sophomore), Emily Hines (freshman), Kaleigh Huser (sophomore), Kenny Lewis (junior), and Valerie Sanchez (sophomore).
Carrie Forehand is the choir director at Waco High School.