Weekly Update: February 1st – February 6th ~ S&E is in TWO WEEKS!

This Week 
  • Monday – MIXED BAG FUNDRAISER WEEK HAS BEGUN! See below for details!
    • Darter Winds: 2:20 PM-3:20 PM – FIRST AFTER SCHOOL REHEARSAL! 
      • All Concert Woodwinds, Concert Brass, and Symphonic Band Members
    • SmartMusic Assignment (Chromatic Scale Due by 11:59 PM)
  • Tuesday
    • After School Jazz: 2:20 PM – 3:00 PM
    • JV Winterguard: 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    • Wolf Lake S&E Help Sessions: 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM
    • Varsity Winterguard: 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    • Wind Symphony: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM – FIRST EVENING REHEARSAL! 
    • Senior Trip Planning Meeting – Postponed for two weeks. (post-S&E)
      • Time coming soon.
  • Wednesday
    • S&E Planning Meeting: 6:30 PM – Site TBA
  • Thursday
    • After School Jazz: 2:20 PM – 3:00 PM
    • JV Winterguard: 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
    • Varsity Winterguard: 5:00 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Friday
    • ALL PROGRAM MEMBERS SHOULD HAVE SIGNED UP FOR AT LEAST ONE SHIFT BY FRIDAY.
    • JV Winterguard: 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
    • Varsity Winterguard: 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM
    • Winterguard Load Truck 5:30 PM
  • Saturday – TWO FREE EVENTS THAT OUR STUDENTS CAN ATTEND!
Looking Ahead
  • Jazz/S&E: February 11th – February 13th @ AHS
    • Student performance schedule will be released soon.
    • Student worker/shift sign up will be released this week.
  • Student Worker Sign Up (Minimum 1 Shift)
  • All District Jazz: 2.25-2.27 @?
  • Concert MPA
    • Rehearsals
      • DW: 2.1, 2.8, 2.15, 2.22, 2.29
      • WS: 2.2, 2.9, 2.16, 2.23, 3.1
      • Pre-MPA: 2.23 (@ Apopka HS)
      • MPA: 3.5 (@ Edgewater HS)
  • Apopka Fair Jazz Performance: 3.11-3.13? TBA for Date
    • Both 7th Period and After School groups will perform.
  • Spring Break: 3.18, 3.21 – 3.25
All County Wrap Up
Congratulations to our All County participants on an incredible weekend of making music with musicians from throughout OCPS. The three ensembles, 7th/8th, 9th/10th, and 11th/12th grade ensembles were incredible.
The student participants by ensemble were:
11/12: Amber Reda, Dashiell Desrevines, Chris Hightower, Marcos Gonzales
9/10: April Han, Brannon Talley, Tim Vandiver, Justin Talley, Dazhir Walker
7/8: Janelle Fernando (WLMS), Ayla Berntsen (AMMS), Jessica Mazzaro (AMMS), Matt Murphy (AMMS), Daniel Harshman (AMMS)
Congratulations to each performer on a fantastic weekend of learning and music making!
IMG_3738 Mrs. Langford & Janelle Fernandez from WLMS
IMG_3742 Ayla, Daniel, and Matt from AMMS (Not pictured: Jessica Mazzaro)
IMG_3743 The 7th/8th Honor Band with conductor, Mr. Mike Parks  IMG_3754 The 9th/10th Honor Band with conductor, Mr. Greg Bimm. IMG_3759 Our 9th/10th participants after their performance!  IMG_3761 The 11th/12th Honor Band with conductor, Mr. Alex Kaminsky. IMG_3770 Getting to see a Florida Bandmasters Legend, and Apopka’s own, Mr. Bill Bradshaw!
IMG_3772 Our 9/10 Performers!
IMG_3778 Our 11/12 Performers!
Fair Share Update
We have reached the mid-point of the year and all of our student accounts should be up to date at this point with all owed monies being turned in. Please visit http://www.charmsoffice.com to view your child’s account and ensure it is financially up to date. Please contact Mr. L (he will direct your email to the proper channels) if you have any questions. Please use the below fundraiser to assist in taking care of any outstanding financial obligations.
Fundraiser: Mixed Bag
The mixed bag fundraiser is HERE! Click below or check out your student’s packet to purchase from the many neat items this sell offers! Our school code is listed at the link below for your convenience! Use the online feature to ensure purchases are fast and secure! Orders are DUE by 2.11.16 and products should arrive at AHS by 3.1.16. The profits from this sale go directly toward your child’s fair share account. You should have received a statement this week regarding you child’s account. If you did not, please contact Mr. Langford.

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