Announcements & Updates 

After School Tutoring - Tutoring is held every Monday and Thursday until 3:15 P.M. beginning this Thursday, September 7.  Please pick up your student by the gym entrance.  

 

Upcoming Concert:

The Holiday Concert will be held on Thursday, December 14.  This is a joint concert with the BMS Choir.  Students will need to wear concert dress: black pants, white-collared shirt, dark shoes, and dark socks.  Students need to arrive by 6:00 p.m. PTO will have a short presentation at 6:00 p.m.  Concert will begin promptly at 6:30 p.m. and end by 7:30 p.m.

 

Week of October 2

Every band student should have their instrument and book for class every B-day. Alternate assignments will be given to those that do not have their instrument each day and points will be deducted from their grade. 

 

6th Grade Band:  

All students should be practicing their first 5 notes and pages 6-8 in their book.

 

7th Grade Band:

All students should be practicing their scales and prepared piece for All-East Junior Clinic.  Also, students should be practicing pages 2-4 in their book.

 

8th Grade Band:

All students should be practicing their scales and prepared piece for All-East Junior Clinic. In addition, students should be prepared to share 3 pieces of music that they found on JWPepper.com with the class this week for the Holiday Concert.

 

6th, 7th, & 8th Grade Music:

Students are currently learning how to read music and perform it on bucket drums.  

 

Central High School Band:

All rising eighth grade band students have the option to join the Central High School Marching Band! Details will be handed out during class. Please contact Mr. Bloodworth if you have any further questions or concerns at bloodworth_j@hcde.org.  It is a great opportunity for students to grow as musicians and adapt to high school life that much faster!  I highly recommend it!