A member of the Lee’s Summit High School Choral Music Program may letter in choir. Earning a Letter is not easy, and signifies achievement above and beyond the ordinary within the Choral Music Program. The following criteria must be met:
a) Be in a choir class for the entire year with a grade at or above 90%
b) Must have zero unexcused absences at all scheduled performances
Accumulate 130 total points from the following list to earn first letter. (Points are accumulated throughout the high school career.) Each additional 130 points earns a bar (signifies re-lettering) Honor letters are earned with the following point totals in ONE YEAR: 150 points to letter Cum Laude, 170 Magna Cum Laude, 190 Suma Cum Laude.
Full Lettering Criteria Here:
Deadline to start voice lessons and join a community or church vocal group and receive full lettering points is October 3rd. (after that date points will be awarded on a prorated basis.)
Find a voice teacher on the R-7 recommended teacher list.