This Week in Class Week of:
    April 16-20
    What are we learning this week? 
    Students will continue to learn classroom expectations, procedures, and policies. Blue Band students will review concepts learned in the previous year. This week we are focusing on musicality and sight reading.
    What assignments are due this week?
     Solo Chunk Pass Offs are due Tuesdays and Thursdays! Please check your April calendar for info!
    GREAT JOB at our contests! Congratulations on your exemplary efforts and results!
    This week students will receive solos in preparation for our in-house SMS Solo Contest on May 4th. Some students may have been assigned a solo by their private lesson teachers; that assignment will not change. 
    Check the Solo Contest page for tracks to play along with. Students must be prepared to play their entire solo NO LATER than April 27. Please note that as of March 28 not all tracks are up yet. Make sure you select the correct track when you practice!
    Learning Resources . . . what websites, videos, materials will be helpful?
    Students should be practicing their Solos and Spring Festival Music. 
    Planning ahead... What are the upcoming assignments, projects, tests, etc. for which students should plan?
    Be prepared for next week's pass offs! Check your monthly calendar!