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Ms. Penn from Atlanta GA is requesting Musical Instruments through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

MHS Chorus Sings!

Help me give my students e 835 Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone 3-Pack to amplify our chorus

  • $355 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

My students are thriving young performing artists. They are exploring all aspects of performance from music literacy, character development, solo performance, and ensemble experiences. Performing Arts experiences encourage collaboration.

Meeting students with 21st-century real-world learning opportunities is essential to providing relevance in a traditional performance ensemble.

I share this idea with my students often. "We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit." ~Aristotle.

Our school is in the heart of a community that supports education and knows its value. Students are motivated and engaged. Students are eager to learn; they embrace a challenging work environment and express the desire to be the best in all endeavors.

My Project

Performances are best when they can be heard. Students will utilize the vocal mics for group amplification. They will help to enhance our choral and theatrical presentations on stage when rehearsing and for performance. As we explore vocal jazz, and musical theater acknowledging the elements of performance practice is key. Students deserve to be heard. When working with a larger cast, decisions concerning who gets a mic can be a challenge. Adding to existing equipment is essential.

The items listed would definitely increase productivity, both in and out of class.

The amount of funding provided for fine arts is often limited. Finding alternative funding sources helps to stretch the fine arts allocation. Understanding the value of performance is crucial for young artists. This project will definitely help enhance my student performances.

Ms. Penn
Grades 9-12
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
e 835 Cardioid Dynamic Vocal Microphone 3-Pack • Woodwind and Brasswind $249.95 1 $249.95

Materials cost

$249.95

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$17.25

3rd party payment processing fee

$3.75

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$300.95

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$53.11

Total project goal

$354.06

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$354.06

2 Donors

-$354.06

Donations toward project cost

-$300.95

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$53.11

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$0.00

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