Education digest — Oct. 13

Choir students take top honors

Choir students from Clovis High School and the Freshman Academy recently captured top honors during state competition at Eastern New Mexico University.

Some 59 Clovis students earned a superior rating in solo competition and another nine earned superior ratings in the ensembles contest during the Oct. 6 Southeast District Festival.

In the solo competition, CHS junior Shane Dalton was the Outstanding Soloist winner. Another 31 Clovis singers received a rating of excellent.

In the ensemble contest, Clovis also captured one excellent rating and the only two Outstanding Ensemble awards given.

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