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Band Update 8/11/19

August 11th 2019

Greetings everyone!  This will be my primary form of relaying information to parents weekly.  I will have information sectioned off: Everyone, Beginning Band (students in periods 2, 4 & 6) and Advanced Bands (students in periods 1 & 5).  When we get close to performances I will have them listed weekly as well. Everyone:Classes- they are not 100% done yet as we are not the only department needing changes.  We are working closely with the guidance department and we should be settled by the ...Continue Reading

Band Update: Aug 1, 2019

July 31st 2019

There will be no need for instruments on Thursday (8/1) or Friday (8/2) this week. No instruments Monday, 8/5 either.  Another e-mail will be sent out for instruments, but most likely Tuesday (8/6) for 8th grade students and Thursday (8/8) for 7th grade students.Good luck on the first day of school!!Shannon Jones & Briana Rhodes ...Continue Reading

Mid-Summer Band update

July 2nd 2019

I hope everyone is enjoying a beautiful summer (now that it's not raining every day). For those of you who are no longer with the FCV program or now 9th grade students my best of luck to all of you!  You can unsubscribe by following the link at the bottom of this e-mail.Summer Band: Now that we're getting a little closer I thought I would send a reminder about summer band.  This is NOT required, but a good chance to get together with classmates and get back into the swing of things.  Summer band for ...Continue Reading

Band update 5/20/19

May 20th 2019

Welcome to the last band weekly update of the year!  Even though we're almost done there are several pieces of information going out LAST Practice card of the year- due by the end of the day! 8th Graders with FCV instruments- if you have an isntrument at home (French Horn, Baritone or Tuba) please bring it in by Thursday at the latest.  If you are continuing with band next year you need to contact Mr. Vaughn at LN to rent your instrument through LN connorvaughn@PROTECTED  7th Graders with FCV instrume ...Continue Reading

Band Update mid-week 5/15/19

May 15th 2019

Beginning Band and Jazz Bands Concert- Tomorrow night (5/16) at 7:00pm, report time is 6:15 for Beginning Jazz Band, 6:30 for Advanced Jazz Band and all other Beginning Band members. Advanced Bands (period 1 &5) Concert- Tomorrow night (5/16) at 8:15pm, report time for Concert Band is 7:45 on stage, report time for Symphonic Band is 7:45 in band room. Summer Band (current 7th graders)- Please turn in summer band forms by the end of next week (5/24).  The forms are also attached to this e-mail and we'll take at t ...Continue Reading

Band Update week of 5/6/19

May 6th 2019

Not too long now, but a lot going on in the next couple of weeks with a lot of information! Everyone: Practice Cards- due by the end of the day Final Concert is Thursday, May 16, 209- information is attached be careful to get the correct page  [*]Beginning Band (periods 3 & 4) & Jazz Bands Concert- report time is 6:30, concert at 7pm [*]Advanced Bands (periods 1 &5)- report time is 7:45, concert at 8:15 [*]Those student part of the track pre-lims please talk to Mrs. Jones ASAP Advanced Bands: King ...Continue Reading

Summer camp possibilities

May 1st 2019

If you have a child interested in a possible summer camp I have included information and even possible scholarship information.  Unfortunately, the deadline is this Friday, May 3 and that was set forth by Butler.  I've attached forms or you can follow the link.  Questions can be sent to Kayla Harris 317-964-7457 or kaylaharris@PROTECTED. Here are the links: Butler Camp Form https://docs.google.com/document/d/1iWpg7WKDHCE6mPuzxXUEpDZUwsUzEDi-7ecAeSnpRAA/edit?usp=sharing Butler Scholarship applicati ...Continue Reading

Band Update week of 4/29

May 1st 2019

Quite a bit of new information so if there is confusion please make sure you ask! Everyone: Practice cards- due by the end of the day, please e-mail them in if you forget Instruments- the rest of the week will be NO INSTRUMENTS Tuesday-Thursday.  INSTRUMENTS NEEDED FRIDAY, 5/3!!! 8 rehearsals left until the concert please come to class prepared to work! May 16 concerts: [*]Due to the track pre-lims that night we're going to push the concerts a little later to allow for students in band and track a little more ...Continue Reading

band correction

April 24th 2019

Testing- students aren't testing every day (Tues-Thurs), but classes will be here and there so please continue to practice!  My apologies for not being clear. Concert vs. Track- Those students who are selected to do the Conference meet I will speak to separately about the concert.  They got to the concert in plenty of time last year so I believe we won't have a problem this year! ...Continue Reading

Band Update week of 4/22

April 24th 2019

Greetings parents!  I've been waiting for ILearn details before sending this message.  ILearn & practicing: As you know students will be ILearn testing for the next several weeks (replacing ISTEP).  On these days students will NOT need their instruments at school, but practice at home is still expected.  I spoke to all of the students yesterday that we are losing 9 days of rehearsal time right before our concert.  If they do not practice at home we will struggle on the concert. We all need ...Continue Reading