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Concert Festival - THURSDAY, March 28th

All Wildcat Winds members will be missing the majority of school on Thursday, March 28th as we attend the SCBDA Concert Performance Assessment at Liberty High School in Anderson, SC. THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT EVENT A MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND PARTICIPATES IN ALL YEAR. All WW members are REQUIRED to be at school that day. No exceptions! Field trip forms will go home this week and must be turned in by Friday. If you are a parent who is interested in chaperoning this trip, we would love to have you! We have spots available for several chaperones. Please contact Mr. Scott before the week of the event if this interests you.

2019-2020 School Year

Parents - By now your child should have received their course recommendation for which band class to take next year. Unless special permission is granted and a conference takes place, all band students are advised to sign up for the class recommended by Mr. Scott.

Wildcat Winds - Carowinds Field Trip

Information was sent home regarding the Carowinds trip this coming April. The flyer that was sent home is listed to the left. UPDATE - VERY FEW STUDENTS HAVE TURNED IN MONEY FOR THIS TRIP. PLEASE GET PAYMENTS IN ASAP.

Solo and Ensemble - Saturday May, 4th

Students that are interested in participating in Solo and Ensemble should be getting their plans together for this event. The event will be held on Saturday, May 4th at the Dorman HS Freshman Campus. Cost of the event is $4.00/member for ensembles and $6.00 for solos. Mr. Scott will begin accepting money March 4th and the deadline for payments is March 22nd. Students will receive a specific time for their individual/group performances later on in April (times may range from 9:00am - 3:00pm). Parents are responsible for getting their child to/from this event.

Mouthpiece Testing - APRIL 23

All rising 6th graders should plan to attend MOUTHPIECE TESTING in the HMS Band Room. The event will begin at 6:00pm with a brief instrument demonstration and then students will have the opportunity to try ALL of the instruments.

YOU CAN NOT BE IN BAND IN 6th GRADE IF YOU DO NOT ATTEND ONE OF THESE EVENTS.

IF YOU DID NOT SIGN UP FOR BAND AND WOULD STILL LIKE TO BE IN BAND IN 6th GRADE, YOU CAN COME TO A MP TESTING NIGHT AND WE WILL FIX YOUR SCHEDULE.