in March, there is an assessment conducted by the school system of the choral
and instrumental ensembles in every Baltimore County middle and high school. Students should plan to perform in these assessments. For 2017, the assessments will be during the week of March 6-10 from 3:30 - 9:30 pm. Specific dates will be listed for THS ensembles as soon as we are given our time slots.
ensemble will perform 3 selections with the first being a warm-up, which will not
- There will be 3 judges in the main room and one sight-reading judge
ensemble must listen to at least 2 other performances
- The time frame of total
performance is between 10-15 minutes
rating information will be mailed to each school's director after the event
- Parents are encouraged to attend.
Students pay Mr Olin to buy them a Panera Bread lunch box for the event.
Honors and GT Orchestra Assessment Performance Itinerary:
2:30 pm: Optional Panera box lunches delivered to THS room 255. To reserve a box lunch turn in your order form and $10 cash (no checks) to Mr. Olin by Friday, March 3rd. The order form is below. Students may bring their own food.
3:30 pm: All Orchestra students report to room 255 wearing concert attire with instruments and music.
4:00 pm: Depart for event
Combined Honors and GT:
* It is required that all students watch at least 2 other ensembles. We will be marked down a grade if we do not adhere to this policy.