Chorus Banquet April 26: Information Here

The annual Spring Banquet will be April 26, 6 pm to 8:45 pm at the Crowne Plaza Hotel on Fort Couch Road in Bethel park.

Cost is $25 per person. Parents and families are both welcome and encouraged to attend

Student Tickets are covered by 2 hours of Bunny Breakfast work. Student admission for those who did not work at the Bunny Breakfast is also $25.

If you would like to attend please fill out the Banquet form and return it to Mrs. Kipp with payment.

If you need a form:


Our annual dinner dance at the Crowne Plaza hotel is scheduled for April 26th. Social time starts at 6 pm with dinner served at 6:15. The evening concludes at 8:45 pm sharp! Menu is garden salad, chicken fingers, penne pasta marinara, ranchero potatoes, buttered corn, bread and butter, soft drinks and cake.

Cost for the evening is $25 a person. Parents are invited and encouraged to attend! Cost of the evening was subsidized by working 2 hours at the Bunny Breakfast.

_____________________ (student name) plans to attend the chorus dinner dance.

Total number of persons attending________

I worked 2 hours_______


I will pay for my evening $25 x one = _____

My family would like to attend $25 x ____=______ (Checks only – make payable to CVCPA)

TOTAL for student and family is $25.00 per person.


19-20 CVCPA needs you!

Along with 15 seniors graduating this year we have 3 of the 4 officers also leaving the chorus parents group with them!

We need new officers! Please drop Mrs. Kipp an e-mail @ and plan to attend our last meeting of the year on May 9th in the chorus room at 7 pm. Many hands make less work!! We need a breakfast coordinator, a treasurer and a fundraising officer.

Reminder: Thursday booster meeting, Friday performance, Monday pies and rolls

Hello Chorus students and families!
Our November meeting is this Thursday, November 8 at 7 pm in the chorus room.  Please come through door 39 to attend the meeting.  Door 39 is by the auditorium.  “Willy Wonka” the fall play is that evening as well, so  parking will be busy. Please allow plenty of time to park.
This Friday, November 9th is our annual Veteran’s day commemoration.  Students should remember their performance apparel.  The program will be in the HS main gym at 10-10:30.  The community is welcome.
The pies and pepperoni rolls will be delivered to the school on Monday, November 12th.  Time to be announced.
Thank you.
Mrs Kipp

Chorus Boosters – Adult Volunteer Form


If you can help the chorus boosters please email your information to OR

OR come to the CVCPSA Kickoff meeting September 13, 2018 at 7pm in the high school chorus room

OR copy / print the following and send it in to Mrs. Kipp with your student. THANK YOU!



Adult Volunteer Form

My name is _______________________. My phone is ___________________. My e-mail is ________________. (You can e-mail your answers or sign up at the chorus kick-off.)

I can help! I’d like to sign up for………

—–An officer We can discuss how your unique abilities / experiences can help the CV chorus!

___ I can run a fund raiser! (We can help set you get prepared.)

—–*SEPTEMBER 8TH Car wash from _____to_____ (Hours are between 9 and 3)

—–*OCTOBER 8TH Homecoming Carnival from ____to______ (Hours are from 3-6:30.)

___*OCTOBER 20th Bonfire at Scott Park Fire circle from ____to _____(Hours are from 6:00-8:00)

___DECEMBER 4th Winter concert from ________to_______ (Hours are from 5:30-9:30.


___ *JANUARY 29th Sound Waves Recital from _____to_______ (Hours are from 5:30-9:00)

___ *JANUARY 30th Sound Waves Recital from _____to_______ (Hours are from 5:30-9:00)

____*MARCH 13-16th Spring Trip (Would you like to be considered to be a chaperone on a great trip with awesome young people?)

___*MARCH 30TH Bunny Breakfast from ___to ____ (Time needed is 8:30-12:45. Set up, flip pancakes, organize students to give good service to our customers. Help clean up.)

____*MARCH 29th Bunny Breakfast Set Up Friday from _____to _____ Time needed is 6:30-7:30.)

____APRIL 11th Spring concert and senior recognition from ______to _____ (Hours are from 5:30-9:00)

___*APRIL 26th Banquet / Dinner Dance / Karaoke from 5:40-6. (Need a parent or 2 to decorate and set up / purchase door prizes.)

Welcome to the 2018-19 school year! Kickoff Meeting / We need you!

Hello everyone!

We hope you had a great summer and are ready for a busy but fun year with the Chartiers Valley Chorus Parent Student Association (CVCPSA or chorus boosters for short)

We need YOU to help us make it an enjoyable and successful year. If you can help please contact Mrs. Kipp at  Helping hands are ALWAYS welcome!


Meetings are the second Thursday of each month in the high school chorus room at 7pm.

Meeting minutes will be posted here on the website each month as well.

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Our first fundraiser is the Car Wash is September 8 from 9am to 3pm. Students please see Mrs. Kipp to sign up for 2 hour shifts. Parents….we need you all day. Please lend us all the help you can! If you can help at all please contact Mrs. Kipp at

Please make plans to attend the CVCPSA Fall Kickoff meeting on Septemtember 13 at 7pm in the high school chorus room. There are lots of ways to help, and we need all of you. You can volunteer at that time, or email your information to either Mrs. Kipp at or the boosters here at

Stay tuned for more details.

update: Minutes January 2018

The January 11 meeting of the CVCPSA was abbreviated due to multiple illnesses

Soundwaves was the only topic discussed. The information was covered in previous Soundwaves posts.

Thank you to everyone who performed, volunteered, donated refreshments, gave to the freewill donations and the 50/50 raffle.

$317.56 was raised to aid Ryan Entastico and family.

Raffle winners:

  • Night 1: Kelly Weiland
  • Night 2: Kaylee Karns

Our next meeting will be Thursday, February 8 at 7 pm in the chorus room. This is an important meeting to get ready for Bunny Breakfast! See you there!

Second Wave: Congratulations on the Second Night of Soundwaves


Second Night Soundwaves Program:

  • Alexis Novak “Bubbly” (Colby Caillat)
  • Nick Pancari “Your Song” (Elton John)
  • Kayleen Carnes “Fire and Flood” (Vance Joy)
  • Brenna Tuskan & Shanthi Mayadam “Stay” (Rihanna)
  • Austin Karns “Use Somebody” (Kings of Leon)
  • Maddie Campbell  “Jealous” (Labrynth)
  • Josh Leary “From the Ground Up” (Dan and Shay)
  • Elayna Czap, Becca Haines, Sara Haines, Brooke Wilhelm “I Lived” (One Republic)
  • Amya Mebane & Maria Hillgrove “Dear Theodosia” (Hamilton)
  • Tess Zajicek “Say You Won’t Let Go” (James Arthur) – accompanied by Hunter Briggs
  • Taylor Barbaryka “Invincible” (Skillet)
  • Maddy Wieland & Lexie Smith “Chains” (Nick Jonas)
  • Nicole Snow ” Are You Calling?” (Flagship)
  • Akanksha Evatt “Overgrown” (Oh Wonder)
  • Spencer Jackson “Ticking Bomb” (Aloe Black)
  • Gabrielle Abriatus “Stone Cold” (Demi Lovato)
  • Matt Dunn “No Shoes, No Shirt, No Problem” (K Chesney)
  • Lena Werner “Lay Me Down” (Sam Smith) – accompanied by Hunter Briggs
  • Chaz Lewis & Josh Leary “American Dream” (MKTO) – accompanied by Hunter Briggs
  • Gabrielle Abriatus & Hunter Briggs “Like I’m Gonna Lose You (Meghan Trainor)

Well Done Soundwaves Night 1 Performers!


Performance Program:

  • Lana Kipp “Twisted” (Joni Mitchell)
  • Kate Pipilo “When He Sees Me” (from Waitress)
  • Emily Ford “Do I Make You Proud” (Taylor Hicks)
  • Amber Watson “Young and Beautiful” (Lana Del Ray)
  • Caylee George “Someone Like You” (Adele)
  • Maria Hillgrove “House of Gold” (Twenty-one Pilots)
  • Kayley Henry “Two Black Cadillacs” (Carrie Underwood)
  • Shanthi Mayadam “Let It Go” (James Bay)
  • Elayna Czap “What About Us?” (P!nk)
  • Becca Haines “Viva la Vida” (Coldplay)
  • Sara Haines “Never Gonna Give You Up” (Rick Astley)
  • Brooke Wilhelm “Who Knew” (P!nk)
  • Bryanna Zrelak “Read All About It” (Emeli Sande)
  • Breanna Tuskan “Not About Angels” (Birdy)
  • Maddie Mulligan “Stand By Me” (Ben E. King)
  • Brittany Gallo “Palace” (Sam Smith)
  • Allison Halbleib “Sweet Creatures” (Harry Styles)
  • Kayla Valles “Tears”  (Clean Bandit)
  • Haley Nangle “How Far I’ll Go” (from Moana)
  • Lana Werner and Nicole Snow “The Call” (Regina Spekter)
  • Anna Inwood, Alexis Novak, Bryanna Zrelak and Haley Nangle “Only Just a Dream” (from Pitch Perfect)
  • Hunter Briggs “Hallelujah” (Leonard Cohen)