A big thank you to Jordan Schellinkhout for helping to design our new band logo seen above!!! Spirit wear items will be available this Fall!
PLEASE CHECK THE LINK TO THE LEFT FOR INFO ON 8th GRADE BAND NIGHT WHICH WILL BE OCTOBER 21ST!!!
Important info for the beginning of the year:
All incoming students and new
student will need to purchase the new lesson book “Sound Innovations book 2.”
ALL Percussionists will be using a new method book. An email will go out about
book orders in the coming weeks, so look for that. The order form will be emailed home!
Jazz lesson will not start until the group is selected.
SHIRT ORDERS for 2016-2017 all students in 6th-8th grade need a red shirt for performances unless they are in Jazz Band shirts can be purchased at this link on the left hand side!
FOR A DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE OMS BAND PROGRAM, AS WELL AS ALL PROCEDURES, please click on the link to the left called, "OMS Handbook." It will hopefully answer any and all questions you might have about the groups.
The 2015-2016 District Band Solos are located underneath the "District Band Opportunities" link to the left More information about elementary and intermediate district band will be made available as soon as I receive it.
ROTATIONAL LESSONS take place during marking periods 1, 3, 4, and 6, every student enrolled in band will receive one instrumental group lesson each 6-day cycle. Please note that these lessons DO NOT appear on a student's class schedule. They are available using the "6th Grade Lesson Schedules" or "7th/8th Grade Lesson Schedules" links to the left or as paper copies in the OMS Band Room. Students need their instruments on their lesson day.
DURING MARKING PERIODS 2 AND 5 students will attend Band Class during the period that is listed on their school schedule. There are no rotational lessons during these marking periods.
AFTER SCHOOL PRACTICE SCHEDULES FOR THE ENTIRE 2015-2016 SCHOOL YEAR can be found by clicking on the appropriate link to the left under either 6th Grade Band or 7th/8th Grade Band headings. Students are asked to attend only 5 after school practices before each concert to prepare for our performance.