DMS Junior Beta Performing Arts Group Takes 2nd Place at State Convention (View video here)

November 26, 2019

The DeKalb Middle School Junior Beta Performing Arts Group placed 2nd in that category for their “SPEAK LIFE” skit during the State Convention November 23-25.

The winning group consisted of 43 students , which included 6th, 7th, and 8th graders.

“SPEAK LIFE” is a hard hitting drama about the pressures teens face while navigating through a world where they aren’t promised tomorrow.

DMS Junior Beta Club Performing Arts Group from dwayne page on Vimeo.

What if Today was your last day? In a time of Negativity SPEAK LIFE! In a world of darkness and Pain SPEAK LIFE!

The students will be traveling to Fort Worth, Texas June 19-22 to attend the nationals and compete in the same category against schools from all over the United States. In addition to winning second place, 7 girls were given a Golden Ticket for their performance.  They will attend practices in Fort Worth to learn dances with kids from all over the country and be a part of the opening act for the National Convention. Those girls are Annabella Dakas, Madeline Martin, Deanna Agee, Caroline Tobitt, Abby Cross, Ally Fuller , and Addyson Swisher.