6th Grade: Rising 6th Grade day is Tuesday, February 4th. We are asking all 6th grade orchestra students to wear an orchestra t-shirt or hoodie this day to show are awesome love of orchestra as the 5th graders come through. If you are a "Skittle," be sure you report to orchestra for FIRST connection that day.
7th Grade: FANTASTIC performances at your LGPE this past Tuesday evening. We are super proud, you and your family should be as well.
7th Grade ASO Visit: A few Atlanta Symphony musicians will be visiting each class on Thursday, February 6th. We will compile questions in advance so start thinking of what you would like to learn from them. No instruments this day. B-flat major scale check by memory on Friday, February 7th.
8th Grade: PLEASE make sure you have turned in your LGPE Field Trip forms. Thank you to those who have already turned them in. If you are a parent who can chaperone, please plan on it. You will be getting info soon.
LGPE: Wednesday, February 12th at Walton. Check your uniform NOW, not the day before. Have it clean and hanging, no stress the day of. 8-2 will need to bring uniforms to school in a labeled uniform bag (hanging).
8th Grade Trip: Final payment of $170 is due next week. The total cost remains at $670. If you have not paid in full by February break, you will be notified of what is owed. Parent chaperones, please turn your payments in as well, thank you!
-Overnight permission forms and medical forms will be sent home before February break. Please look out for these.
Chamber: Rehearsals: February 3rd and10th. NO rehearsal on the 7th (I'm out for Teacher Leadership Academy that day), no rehearsal on the 14th.
February 4th: Rising 6th Grade Night: dropped off at DMS at 6:20pm, tune/warm-up, play for parent meeting, picked up shortly before 7pm. Chamber t-shirts and jeans.
February 10th: LGPE at Walton
March 5th: Dickerson Anniversary Performance (replaces STEAM Showcase). Time: evening, TBD