Ten Drexel Junior High students were selected to participate in All-District Choir Saturday, November 2 at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg. The choir consisted of approximately 300 middle school students from 40 different schools. The choir performed a concert Saturday afternoon after rehearsing the music together all day. The Drexel Choir is led by Mr. Jake Herzog.
Donna Rooney, the English teacher for grades 7-9th at Drexel R-IV School gave an assignment to write an "argument essay." She told the students that if any of them were good -- well written, valid points, supportive evidence, she would submit them as an editorial to the Drexel Star. There was only one and it was written by Kelsie Goth, 8th grade. Here is here essay. To read her essay get the May 16th Drexel Star and look on page 3.
Graduation Exercises are Sunday, May 12th, 2013 at 2pm in the William D. Gordon Gymnasium. To view the Senior Class see the May 9th edition of the Drexel Star.