WATCH: Singing superintendent welcomes students back to Missouri Valley schools
Superintendent Brett Hoesing is getting a jump on the upcoming 2019-20 singing year — er, school year — with a video duet reminding students about the district's first day of school on Friday.
The tune in the video, titled "
," parodies the Barenaked Ladies hit "
," concluding with information about Friday morning's start time. Like the original, the superintendent's sings the song as a duet — with student Jacob Meade, whom Hoesing introduces as the start of the video.
In the introduction of the video, posted on the
, hints he might not post as many videos this year.
The superintendent has become a local YouTube celebrity of sorts, getting more than 375,000 views on
, which parodied "Uptown Funk" by Mark Ronson, featuring Bruno Mars.