Pickup for our fundraiser will be tomorrow, (October 25th) from 2-6pm. We will be sending the smaller orders home with your students, but you are more than welcome to come pick up at any time after 2. If you have a large order, and you would like to make special arrangements please email Mr. Grimes.
We have several things going on in band this week, so please read the information below.
Our 6th graders are doing very well. They have continued to grow, and they are starting to sound nice. We will start playing tests next week for their first grade of the new nine weeks. If you have any questions please contact Mr. Grimes or Mr. Brown
Our 7th grade students will begin to be measured for uniforms this week. Tuesday all ladies will be fitted for dresses. Wednesday all gentlemen will be fitted for vests and shirts. You will get paperwork later in the week with all the information you need about ordering and fees for uniforms. We will not be measuring the gentlemen for tuxes until later in the month.
Our 8th grade students will be starting Symphonic Band and Concert Band classes this week. We also have several of our students that will be in double class. Below you will find information for each class your student is in.
Symphonic Band /Concert Band– Our band has been invited to perform at the Southeastern Regional Concert Festival at Georgia State University. This is a huge honor, and we will be performing on Wednesday March 21st. Your student should have brought home a permission slip and information about rehearsals for the trip. If they did not you can find it here:
MFA Regional 2017-18 First Letter
Doubler Class – Our full orchestra has been invited to perform at the KSU Orchestral Invitational on Saturday November 4th. You should have been given a permission slip this week. If not then you can download it here:
Several of our students have also been invited to attend the University of Georgia’s Midfest. If you student is interested in attending you can download the information here:
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8th Graders whom are interested in downloading music to practice can download music from the link at the top of the page entitled Full Orchestra Music. The password is the one we discussed in class.