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Posted by Mrs. Cole on March 16, 2017 at 10:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Today is the B*I*G day! Music Performance Assessments!!!!

We've been working hard and we sound amazing!

One small change for today: we will be departing at 3:15PM, not 3:30PM as previously planned. Please remember that this is a one way drop for the bus. You should pick your child up between 6:15-6:30 at St. John's Country Day School (3100 Doctors Lake Dr., Orange Park)

The event begins at 3:45pm. You are welcome to sit in and watch (quietely). Remember your child must stay ...

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Music Performance Assessments

Posted by Mrs. Cole on February 2, 2017 at 10:20 AM Comments comments (0)

For the first time in the history of our school, all three levels of chorus will be attending Music Performance Assessments. This performance is akin to the FSA for chorus. At this event, each choir will be evaluated by a panel of certified judges in several different aspects of stage performance and musicianship. A letter regarding details of this event is going home on Friday, 2/3. Please be sure to read the information. 

Candle Sale

Posted by Mrs. Cole on February 2, 2017 at 10:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Thanks to all who partcipated in our Woodwick Candle Sale! The proceeds from this fundraiser will go to transportation for Music Performance Assessments and our end of year events. Please be on the look out for information regarding delivery of your candles.

Fundraiser and Fee Deadline

Posted by Mrs. Cole on October 12, 2016 at 9:55 AM Comments comments (0)

The deadline to turn in fundraiser orders and money has been extended until Thursday, October 13 at 3:00PM. If your child is absent from class that day, please turn it in to the front office by the deadline time. Any orders after 3:00PM will not be accepted due to the timeline from the fundraising company. 

The due date for chorus fees has also been extended to Thursday, October 13. If you are not able to pay in full at this time, please send a minimum of $5.00 and a note requestin...

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Fall Concert

Posted by Mrs. Cole on September 22, 2016 at 9:50 AM Comments comments (0)

The Fall Newsletter will be going home today. It contains imporatant information regarding Monday's before-school rehearsal and the concert Monday night. Please be sure to read it over. 

Performer's Handbook

Posted by Mrs. Cole on August 22, 2016 at 2:50 PM Comments comments (1)

Please be sure you have read and reviewed the "Performer's Handbook" for this class. It is full of pertinent information such as: absences, missed rehearsals/concerts, concert attire, fees and more. You may download the handbook in the section of the website by the same title: "Performer's Handbook". Print the contract page and return it by this Friday, August 26. 

Feel free to email me with any questions or conce...

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Before the first bell...

Posted by Mrs. Cole on August 12, 2016 at 1:45 PM Comments comments (0)

Before school starts on Tuesday, please make sure you have read the "Performer's Handbook" located on this website. The handbook contains class policies, procedures and other very important information that you will need to know in order to have a successful year in this course. If you have any questions or concerns regarding anything in the handbook, please feel free to email me.

Here are the codes to you need to sign up for remind. 

Intro to Chorus (Period 3 & 4):

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Welcome Back 2016-2017

Posted by Mrs. Cole on August 9, 2016 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Welcome Back Yellow Jackets!

We are very excited to kick off the 2016-2017 school year! Please look through the website to find valuable information to help you be successful on your first day of chorus. Whether you are new to OLJH Chorus or a returning singer, there is always something new to find on this website. We will be using "REMIND" ( a free texting service) in order to help facilitate communication. In an effort to be mor...

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