Mt. Healthy City Schools hosted the yearly Art and Education Fair at the Jr/Sr High School on Saturday, April 13 at the Jr/Sr High School. This year wellness was included with the fair to provide access to many types of activities and organizations that focus on healthy living for our families. In addition to the choir concerts, band concerts, and the student art exhibitions, there were health education and screenings, giveaways for everyone in attendance, and raffles. A total of 17 community organizations and agencies were present at the fair including: UC Blue Ash’s Dental Hygiene Program, Mt. Healthy Alliance, Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Children’s Home, Nova Care, Wing Eye Care, The HealthCare Connection, Champions Childcare, Talbert House, the Narcan Distribution Collaborative, Ohio Equity Institute, UC’s Nursing Program, Buckeye Health Plan, Cancer Justice Network, and Keep Cincinnati Beautiful. Furthermore, Mt. Healthy City School District had several departments providing information and assistance.
Art displays from this year’s Jr/Sr High School art students covered the cafeteria with drawings, painting pieces, ceramics, 3D art designs, and much more. In addition, several Jr/Sr High Departments displayed students’ projects and work from their learning this school year.
The Jr/Sr High Choirs crooned beautifully with Choir Director, Mr. Everett Moore, playing piano and directing them. They sang from these selections:
The Jr/Sr High School Bands performed gracefully as Jason McElroy, Band Director, conducted. They played several selections:
Jazz Band – “My Dinner with Ronald” by Sorenson and Pearson
Jazz Band – “Living in America” by James Brown
Concert Band – “Suncatcher” by James Curnow
7th Grade Band – “Mi Casa Es Su Casa” by James Swearingen
8th Grade Band – “In Darkest Night” by Barry Kopetz
Concert Band – “Uptown Funk” by Bruno Mars
7th Grade Band featuring all the 7-12 Trombones – “Senior Slide” by Steve Frank
Symphonic Band – “Michael Jackson: Through the Years” arranged by Michael Brown
Symphonic and 8th Grade Bands - Selections from “The Lion King” by Elton John