Aaron Childress, director of Churubusco Junior-Senior High Schoolâ€™s show choir New Era, works with students during a recent rehearsal. New Era is coming off of one of its most successful seasons in recent years after its first year with Childress as director. Brett Myers/Post & Mail photo.
CHURUBUSCO â€” Churubusco Junior-Senior High Schoolâ€™s show choir program has maintained success in spite of ongoing leadership change.
Aaron Childress is the fourth director for the program in four years.
The schoolâ€™s show choir, New Era, has had a banner year with first-year director Childress. He said he stepped into a situation that created the opportunity to oversee success in the program.
The choir has brought home many awards and accomplishments, including winning Grand Champion at Homestead High Schoolâ€™s recent show choir invitational.
A support network of parents, along with the current group of students, has aided New Era in its years of transitioning between directors.
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