EN FUEGO, the eighth grade show choir at Waukee South Middle School, was invited to be the opening entertainment for the Iowa State Education Association (ISEA) Delegate Assembly held in Des Moines on April 3. Students performed an original arrangement by Brent Peterson of the National Anthem to start the event, then presented a 15 minute program of music to the 375 teachers from across the state.
Also in attendance with the ISEA Leadership on stage was the National President of the National Education Association.
EN FUEGO was invited after finishing a successful competition season where they earned a Division I rating at the Urbandale Invitational and was named Grand Champion of the Middle School Division at the Indianola Show Choir Encounter. EN FUEGO is comprised of 54 singers, a band of 8 and a crew of 5 students. Director for the group is Brent Peterson.