Alexis Park Elementary School kindergarten students Lizzy Van Der Est (left)

Alexis Park Elementary School kindergarten students Lizzy Van Der Est (left)

Students sing to the skies

Alexis Park and W.L. Seaton students joined International Space Station Cmdr. Chris Hadfield to sing on Music Monday.



Alexis Park Elementary School and W.L. Seaton Secondary students joined together to perform the song ISS (Is Somebody Singing), written by Ed Robertson of The Barenaked Ladies and International Space Station Cmdr. Chris Hadfield, at the Music Monday event in Wesbild Centre Monday morning.

The students joined others from around the Vernon school district and the country in performing the song with Robertson and Hadfield, who transmitted live from space via webcast.

Music Monday brings attention to the importance of music in schools.