2018-19 Calendar of Events

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OCTOBER
10/26 – All Southern California Middle School Honor Band & Orchestra Application Due (optional for most serious players - online application deadline)

10/26 – Red Ribbon Week Assembly (assembly schedule)
10/31 – Halloween Dress-up

 

NOVEMBER
11/1 – No School (Teacher Professional Development)
11/2 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Due with 10 Hours (late credit until 11/5)

11/6 – Inter. Mad Music Minute Tests passing deadline (more attempts to come, last date to pass is Dec. 19.)

11/8 - OCPS Field Trip Czech Brass Ensemble for Inter. Band & Inter. Orch. from 8:40 AM-1:20 PM
11/12 – No School (Veterans Day)
11/19-11/23 – No School (Thanksgiving Break)

 

DECEMBER
12/1 – All Southern Calif. Honor Band & Orch. Audition at Tesoro HS (details at scsboa.org - opt.)

12/3 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Due with 10 Hours (late credit until 12/5)

12/5 – Advanced Band, Advanced Orchestra & Concert Choir Winter Concert at 6:30 PM (call time 5:30 PM)
12/11 – Orchestra Winter Concert in Newhart MPR
            Inter. Orch. & String Ens. at 6 PM (5:30 rehearsal/warm-up)

12/11 – Band Winter Concert in Newhart MPR
            Inter. Band & Wind Ens. at 7:45 PM (7:15 rehearsal/warm-up)

12/14-12/20 – Secret Surpriser Gift Exchange (daily, optional)

12/20 – End of 2nd Quarter
12/21 – No School (End of Semester Teacher Wrap-up)
12/22-1/4 – No School (Winter Recess)

 

JANUARY
1/7 – School Resumes & 3rd Quarter Starts
1/7 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Due with 10 Hours (late credit until 1/9)

1/11 – Ensembles on Tour "Brass Quintet" Performance for School-wide Assembly (Assembly Schedule)

1/21 – No School (M.L.K. Day)

 

FEBRUARY
2/1 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Due with 10 Hours (late credit until 2/5)

2/8 - OCPS Field Trip Jazz History is Our History for Inter. Band & Inter. Orch. from 9:30 AM-1:45 PM
2/11 – Area Concert @ Capo Valley High School Gym
            Int. Orch./String Ens. at 6 PM (5:15-5:30 warm-up/tuning)
            Int. Band/Adv. Band/Wind Ens. Concert at 7:45 PM (7:15 PM warm-up)

2/?? – Band, Orchestra & Choir Picture Day (during class)
2/15-18 – No School (Presidents Weekend)

 

MARCH

3/1 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Due with 10 Hours (late credit until 3/5)

3/6 – Inter. Orch. Performance at Norman P. Murray Center Concert Sycamore Room (11 AM, on trip from 10:30-1:45)

3/8 – CUSD District Honor Performances at Henry & Renee Segerstrom Hall (Afternoon Dress Rehearsal & Performance at 7 PM)

3/15 – End of the 3rd Quarter
3/18 – 4th Quarter Starts

3/20? – String Ensemble Festival Performance at San Juan Hills HS (8:40 AM-1:15 PM, 10:45 AM performance)
3/21? – Wind Ensemble Festival Performance at San Juan Hills HS (9:40 AM-2:00 PM, 11:45 AM performance)

3/27 – Inter. Band Performance at Norman P. Murray Center Concert in Veteran's Plaza (11 AM, on trip from 10:30-1:45)
3/27 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Due EARLY with 10 Hours (late credit until 3/31)

3/28 – Open House (6-7:30 PM)

3/29 – Minimum Day (8:45 AM-12:45 PM)

 

APRIL
4/1-4/5 – No School (Spring Recess)

4/19 – Minimum Day

4/25 – Inter. Band & Inter. Orch. Festival at CVHS Auditorium (10 AM, on trip from 9:40 AM-1:30 PM)

 

MAY

5/1 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Due with 10 Hours (late credit until 5/3)

5/23 – Inter. Band & Inter. Orch. Spring Final Concert in Newhart MPR at 6 PM (5:30 PM warm-up/rehearsal)

5/23 – Wind Ensemble & String Ensemble Spring Farewell Concert in Newhart MPR at 7:45 PM (7:15 PM warm-up/rehearsal)
5/?? – Wind Ensemble Performance at 8th Grade Awards Night (Band = 5:10 PM arrival, 5:30 PM performance & finish around 6:20 PM)

5/24 – Disney Tape Day (All classes - 3 song concert for video recording during class)

5/24 – School Instruments Due
5/27 – No School (Memorial Day)

5/27 – Borrowed Concert Attire Returned (Clean & on hanger)

5/31 – School Instrument Check-out Begins

 

JUNE
6/1 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Due with 10 Hours (late credit until 6/3)
6/6 – Last Day of School (Minimum Day)

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Last Year's Calendar

AUGUST
21 – 1st Day of School (Minimum day)

24 – First Assignment Due Date
            Google Classroom Sing-up (student)
            Handbook Form on G.C.

            Music Information, Rules & Expectations Packet given at registration and/or first day of school (student and parent)
24 – P.B.I.S. Day
30 – Concert Attire & Extra Spirit Wear Order Forms Due with Money Attached (optional, last day to order) and Band & Orchestra $60 Donations Appreciated by this Date to Facilitate Planning
30 – Back to School Night (parents/guardians only in the evening)

31 –Minimum Day

SEPTEMBER

9/1 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Start (ends 9/30, due 10/1)
9/3 – Labor Day (No School)
9/26 – Concert Clothing Try-on/Measuring Day for those that missed registration (during class)

9/28 – Tesoro HS 8th Grade Band Night (optional for 8th graders, 5-8:15 PM)

 

10/1 – Inter. Band/Orch. Practice Cards Due with 10 Hours (late credit until 10/3)

10/10 – All late work due (end of quarter Friday)

10/12 – 8th Grade Band Night at C.V.H.S. (Required for 8th Graders in band & Optional extra credit for 8th grade orchestra/choir members, 4-8:15 PM)
10/12 – End of First Quarter