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Just Believe: A Holiday Concert

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Holiday Concert 2010
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The strong confident voices of the chorus delivered several wonderful holiday hormonies.
Choral members 2010
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The choral members perform confidently as they are conducted by music teacher Mr Toy.
Worthy of a Standing Ovation
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The amazing efforts and positive energy of the performers earn a wonderous applause and standing ovation.
Washington, CT - The entire Glenholme community joined together in late December in celebration of the holiday concert aptly themed “Just Believe.” After a decade of faith and determination, the annual Holiday Concert of 2010 marked a joyous moment for students, family members, friends and faculty of the school as the students’ first formal performance in the newly completed Center for the Arts.

This year the concert incorporated several moving solos, ensembles and instrumental pieces in additional to a spectacular selection of holiday songs from the full chorus. The amazing efforts, positive energy and commitment of the choral performers and instrumentalists were evidenced in their astounding performance. With a full house of onlookers, their voices and instruments were strong, confident and true throughout the entire concert.

The performance concluded to a thunderous applause from the audience which quickly became a standing ovation; an incredibly moving moment in Glenholme history. It is truly inspiring to witness the sense of achievement the students experienced by performing in an authentic theatre setting provided by the Center for the Arts. We will continue to watch these wondrous effects with great interest as the preparation for the next student performance in the Center for the Arts is already under way. Watch for more news in the spring of 2011.

The Glenholme School, a Devereux Center, is an exceptional boarding school for students with special needs, which offers an individually prescribed learning environment with a steadfast academic curriculum. Using our effective individualized services, we apply a positive behavior support model focused on development of social skills and lifelong strategies for success. The school’s milieu therapy addresses varying levels of academic, social and special needs development in boys and girls ages 10-18 and postgraduates. We prepare graduates for continued education in traditional day schools, boarding schools, colleges and universities. For more information about The Glenholme School and its program, visit http://www.theglenholmeschool.org/.
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