Dance Teams Highlighted at All-District Dance Show-Offs

Cypress, TX (February 1, 2016) Dance teams from 10 CFISD high schools put their exciting talents on display for a large Berry Center crowd at the 2016 All-District Dance Show Offs on Jan. 30.

Each dance team performed multiple routines at the event, which concluded with a performance by the All-District Dance Team. The Lone Star College – CyFair dance team also had a special performance for the audience.

More than 600 participants took the floor to participate in the community showcase.

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“The CFISD All-District Show Offs is a wonderful way to showcase the talent and hard work that is taking place on a daily basis in each of our district’s dance classrooms,” said Tim Estelle, coordinator of secondary fine arts. “We are very appreciative to the directors and students for their commitment to this event, and the additional work they put into preparing for it. We want to wish each of our programs continued success as they take their teams to contests in, and around the Houston area.”

Dance instructors and students recognized retired instructor Betty Buchner during the event for her contributions to dance education and her commitment to dance students and directors across the state.

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Additionally, six students were announced as recipients of the 2016 All-District Dance Team Scholarship:

  • Danica Renay Deaton, Cypress Creek Silverados – $500
  • Hannah Leigh Sosa, Cypress Lakes Sterling Stars – $500
  • Megan Lott, Cypress Woods Crimson Cadettes – $500
  • Claire Angelyn Rogers, Langham Creek Bailadoras – $1,000
  • Darien Elizabeth Lyons, Cypress Ranch Classics – $1,000
  • Keeli Marie Machacek, Cypress Woods Crimson Cadettes – $1,500

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