Located in a suburb of Iowa's capital city of Des Moines,  Ankeny High School is one of two comprehensive high schools serving grades 10-12 in the Ankeny Community School District.   Ankeny was recently named the third fastest growing city in the United States and The Ankeny Community School District is also one of the fastest growing school districts in the state of Iowa.

    The Ankeny High School Choral Music Department is proud of its tradition of excellence in both curricular and extra-curricular ensembles.  Ankeny High School choral ensembles receive many awards, honors, and accolades each year and place focus on consistent growth and on department values. Our department pillars (values) are: EXCELLENCE, COMMITMENT, PRIDE, COMMUNITY, and FUTURE. The department, directed by Ben Walters and Mackenzie Walsh, is home to six performing ensembles involving approximately 220 students with numbers that continue to grow each year.


    Directors: Ben Walters (ben.walters@ankenyschools.org); Mackenzie Walsh (mackenzie.walsh@ankenyschools.org)

    For more information: Ankeny Choral Music