PERIOD 1st SEMESTER 2nd SEMESTER Period 1 Treble Choir Treble Choir Period 2 Prep Prep Period 3 Chamber Choir
Period 4 Varsity Choir Varsity Choir Lunch Les Chanteurs/All-State/All NW/ Sectional rehearsals Les Chanteurs/All-State/All NW/ Sectional rehearsals Period 5 Inventory/Maintenance Inventory/Maintenance Period 6 Knight Choir Knight Choir Period 7 Prep Prep
Ellen McKenzie has proudly taught at Hellgate since 2014, and has been directing choirs and teaching since 2002. Prior to teaching at Hellgate, she taught in Frenchtown, Manteca (CA), and Kalispell.
Mrs. McKenzie earned her Bachelors Degree in Music Education in 2001, and her Masters Degree in Integrated Arts and Education in 2012, both from the University of Montana. She is National Board Certified in Music/Early Adolescence Through Young Adulthood. Throughout her career, she has been a very active member of her schools and communities. She has taken choirs to Hawaii, San Francisco, Portland, Seattle, and Banff, Alberta.
When not teaching, Mrs. McKenzie enjoys being a performer, and participates in shows at MCT as her time allows. She loves to run, dance, paddleboard, garden, and mostly to spend time with her husband Peter and her two wild and crazy sons, Ben and Jack.
THANK YOU to everyone who auditioned. If you didn't get chosen this year, please try again. There were a lot of really excellent auditions, and the choices were very close and difficult. You are all valued members of this choir program!
Chevies - first rehearsal is Wednesday, September 8 from 6-7 in the choir room. I will have a complete rehearsal schedule for you at that time.
Soprano Alto Tenor Bass Marrin Kolczak-Hardy Adair Arnold Nick Monsos Grey Gilhouse Mabel DeGrandpre Lydia Barrow Dain Simunovich Delfino Forrest Morgan Best McKenna Schmaus Max Heiner Mason Parkey Cara Wright Aislyn Pappas Tony Woodward Zane Tuberty Maeci Thomas Emmaline Derry Mateo Patjone Lucca LePiane Kelsey O'Mailia Elly Vatoussis William Gariepy John Nelson Makila Litz Ana Ward Ellis Walker - Keleher Jade Gallegos Oliver Meyer Wilson Derry Sage Fife Gretchen Collins