Dear Parents of 1st year String players, January 2019
District-wide Beginner Orchestra will be held on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 am at K.D.Markley Elementary School starting Feb 13, 2019. All students will need dropped off in the morning. Then GW/ST/CT students will be bussed back to their schools following the rehearsal.
Students can arrive as early as 7:10am (but please no earlier to ensure they are supervised.) Please arrive in time to unpack and get tuned by 7:30am. Your child needs to bring his/her instrument, orchestra music and a pencil! Thank you!!
Specific Rehearsal Dates:
Wednesdays: Feb 13, 20, 27, March 6, 13, 20, April 3, 10, May 8.
Our final rehearsal is Wednesday May 15 (the morning of the concert).
(No rehearsal April 24 and May 1 due to PSSA’s)
If school opens late for any reason (snow delay) there will be no orchestra practice.
The District Elementary Orchestra Concert is Wednesday May 15, 2019 at General Wayne Elementary at 7pm. There will be a before-school rehearsal, morning dress rehearsal concert, and evening concert on May 16 at General Wayne Elementary.
The following week on Wed. May 22, 2019 is our 4th annual GVSD Strings Fest . This day will include a morning rehearsal and evening concert at 7pm at the GV High School with elementary, middle and high school string orchestras. More details to come!
**Please see attached letter about the Activity Fee due now.**
Mrs. Joy Deminski
Please email with any questions: JDeminski@gvsd.org
Information is also on my school website.