Announcements & Weekly Update

The Mira Mesa High School

"Sapphire Sound"

2018 - 2019

The 220-members of the Sapphire Sound are proud to represent the community of Mira Mesa in San Diego.

March 18 - 23, 2019

Who's excited about next week? Raise your hand! It's almost Spring Break! Before we go on break, there's a full week ahead of us.

Monday (3/18) - Modified Day - Symphony Orchestra rehearsal 4:30 - 6:30 pm

Tuesday (3/19) - Color Guard rehearsal 2:30 - 5:00 pm / Concert Band performance in the Theatre at 5:30 pm (free) Call time for Concert Band students to be in the Band room is 4:45 pm. They will be wearing their concert tuxedos and black dresses. / Monthly Parent Meeting 6:00 pm / Wind Ensemble Trip Meeting for Parents & Students 7:00 pm

Wednesday (3/20) - Symphonic Band picture in class in Concert attire (bring to school) / Color Guard sectional 2:30 pm

Thursday (3/21) - Musical at 6:00 pm / Color Guard evening rehearsal

Friday (3/22) - Minimum Day / Musical at 7:00 pm / EVERY STUDENT TAKE HOME INSTRUMENT OR EQUIPMENT

Saturday (3/23) - Musical at 2:00 pm & 7:00 pm

SPRING BREAK - March 25 - 29

  • Wind Ensemble Rehearsal - March 29 at 1:00 - 3:00 pm
  • No Symphonic Band festival on March 27 - enjoy your break!
  • Color Guard at Championships at San Marcos HS - March 31


March 29 - Mira Mesa Volunteer of the Year Dinner for Mrs. Christensen at the Country Inn & Suites Hotel at 6:30. Click Here for information regarding the dinner and how to make your reservation to join in the celebration. Tickets will be sold until this Friday, March 22, 2019.

Calling all parents! Mrs. C would love to have you on next year's board or have you participate on a committee. Thank you to the parents who have emailed with their interest for next year. If you haven't reached out yet to Mrs. Christensen, please do so today. Email Mrs. Christensen at:

April 12 - 17 - Wind Ensemble trip to the 2019 New York International Music Festival at Carnegie Hall. Click HERE for tickets to the 1:00 pm festival performance.

May 5 - Golf Tournament - Sapphire Sound Spring Scramble at the MCAS Miramar Golf Course. Click HERE for all of the information!​


April 6 - SCSBOA Drum Major Competition

April 26 - Wind Ensemble to UCLA (all day)

April 27 - Concert Band & Symphonic Band - Festival Day

May 1 - Band Area Concert (Feeder pattern concert in the gym)

May 5 - Gold Tournament (Get your golf game going!)

May 18 - Sapphire Sound Annual Banquet

We are in search of a concert hall (due to construction on our school Theatre) for our Spring Concert...please save the dates at the end of May!

​Have a great week! Happy Spring!



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