Michiana Kids Chorale is for homeschool students grades K5 through 5th grade who want to have fun, learn to sing in a choir, and perform for family and friends! We will also dive into a bit of music theory and music appreciation using classics like Peter and the Wolf and The Nutcracker.
Michiana Homeschool Chorale meets Wednesdays, September 11 through December 11 with a fall break in October and a Thanksgiving break in November. Class is from 2:00pm-3:00pm at Christ Chapel church on Locust Rd in South Bend.
Moms and Dads are welcome to sit in the Fellowship Hall of Christ Chapel church and enjoy a cup of coffee during class.
We will have two performances, the first Monday, November 11th, 2:00pm, is a performance for Veterans’ Day. Please feel free to invite the Veterans in your life, we want to thank them for their service!
Our final performance is a Christmas concert Monday, December 9th at 6:30pm. Class will conclude Wednesday, December 11th with a Christmas party.
Cost for the Fall Semester is $30.00 per student with a break for families with siblings. An example of cost is below. All materials are provided, there is no cost for the performances. We do ask that you bring a canned good for Christ Chapel’s food pantry to the Christmas concert.
On Site registration opens Wednesday, August 21 from 2:00-4:00pm and Wednesday, August 28 from 2:00-4:00pm. NOTE: Class will be capped at 40 students. Don’t delay, register today!
If you would like more information, please don’t hesitate to contact us! We’re looking forward to singing with you!
One child: $30.00 includes all class materials
Each additional sibling: $15.00
Example: A family of 5 students would pay $90.00 total for all 5 students for the semester
About the teachers….
We are sisters who are also former teachers. We are homeschool mamas ourselves and worship leaders at our church, Christ Chapel.
Rachelle and Leslie both grew up singing, their mom taught high school choir and led worship at church. Rachelle and Leslie were both involved in music from a young age, taking piano lessons as well as singing in
school choirs and leading worship in church.
Rachelle graduated from Oral Roberts University with a Bachelor’s degree in Education. At ORU she was involved in campus music ministry. After graduating, she led worship for her church’s youth ministry and taught social studies and elementary music. Rachelle and her husband Josh have two boys ages 7 and 3. They are youth pastors at Christ Chapel church where Rachelle also leads worship.
Leslie and her husband Brad are the Kids Ministry Directors at Christ Chapel Church. Leslie and Brad have 5 kiddos ages 12-8 months and are entering their 8th year of homeschool! In addition to being a home educator, Leslie taught and directed a successful early childhood education program at a local preschool. She has also taught private piano lessons and co-leads worship at Christ Chapel in South Bend.