Argo staff creates hit yearbook video
Written by Evan Blackwell, CJE
The yearbook staff at Argo Community High School in Summit, Ill., recently put the finishing touches on a yearbook-themed music video it took them two weeks to produce.
The video, a takeoff of the hit song “Best Day of My Life” by the American Authors, uses its own original yearbook lyrics with Argo students singing.
“We were able to get the choir class to sing most of it, along with some random students,” said Tony Cimaglia, Argo’s yearbook adviser. “It was a huge success.”
The video was posted on YouTube and went viral across school. According to Cimaglia, it led to a spike in sales online and in the school’s bookstore. Already this year, Argo has sold 65 more books than they did a year ago.
Take a look at the Argo video below!