Upper School Students had a big surprise during Wednesday’s Catholic School’s Week Pep Fest. Following a series of videos and competitions, the Spirit Squad performed new dances, and this time, they brought some special guests.
Unknown to the students prior to the Pep Fest, ten of the male upper school teachers joined in part way to dance in the medley of songs from High School Musical. The daring performers were named “Dr. Fer and his Upper Steppers” by Mrs. Cathy Quinn, who coaches the Spirit Squad. The special guest teachers, with nicknames by Mrs. Quinn, include:
Reflecting back on instructing the teachers, Palmer says, “It was really strange… I saw them in a less professional light. It was weird, but it was really fun.” According to her, math teacher Mr. Ben Blackhawk was the best dancer of the teachers because he had ballet experience.