AUDITIONS--Everyone in H.S. orchestra must audition for a placement in the orchestra. The audition will be counted as
a grade and is required for your chair placement. Auditions will be taking place during and after school and times
will be assigned. You may switch with someone but you must notify Mr. Loos and you will not be allowed to make up your
time if you forget. If there is a transportation issue, please bring a signed note from your parent/guardian.
Information - link coming soon
ELECTIONS—HS Officer elections will take place on Friday,
August 17, 2012 and will run smoothly and quickly. The positions are President (senior only), Vice-President, Secretary, 2
Librarians, 2 Historians, and Student Council Rep.
INSTRUMENT ASSIGNMENTS--will start the second week of school and continue until everyone that wants a school instrument gets one.
AFTER AUGUST 31, YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO PARTICIPATE IN CLASS UNTIL YOUR RENTAL FEE IS PAID. This means you have
three options: pay your fee, bring your instrument from home, or lose participation points in class. Starting
on Friday, August 31, you must have an instrument in class EVERY day (instruments will be provided temporarily to anyone who
has used a school instrument in the past. Rental fees are as follows: $20.00 for 1st Semester, $20.00
for 2nd Semester.
FOR PROPERTY USE AGREEMENT FORM.
HANDBOOKS--are being updated and will be posted here soon! There
will be no printed versions distributed this year, only online! Read them, have your parents read them and bring back
the forms that need to be signed. You will have a quiz over the material in the handbook. Points will be assigned
for turning in these forms, so please be responsible. All forms are due by Friday, August 31, 2012.
Find your handbook here (soon)
FAIR SHARE--Click here
NWISO--New Member Auditions for the 2012-2013 Season will be held
next on Wednesday, August 31, 2011. Visit http://www.nisorchestra.org/pages/youth-orchestra/youth-audition.php to set up an appointment and download an audition form. Mr. Loos also has audition forms.
TRIP--Visit the Disney page here for more information .
| CONGRATULATIONS TO ISSMA STATE SOLOISTS|
|Jong Lee, Kevin Schwartz|
|SILVER||Manasi Arya, Carolyn Fiegle, Catherine Ziebarth|
|Highland Orchestra Students |
Bring Home the Gold!
|ia Veronesi, Sarah Wagner, Lily Wall, Christian Walls, Jade Watts, Amanda Zak,
and Sasa Zdrnjaia Veronesi,
Sarah Wagner, Lily Wall, Christian Walls, Jade Watts, Amanda Zak, and Sasa Zdrnjaia Veronesi, Sarah Wagner, Lily Wall, Christian
Walls, Jade Watts, Amanda Zak, and Sasa Zdrnja|