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    Dear Parents of String players,                                                     January 2020


    District-wide Beginner Orchestra will be held on Wednesday mornings at 7:30 am at K.D.Markley Elementary School starting Feb 12, 2020.  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 12, 19, 26, March 4, 11, 18, 25, April 1, 15, May 6.

    Our final rehearsal is Wednesday May 13 (the morning of the concert).

    (No rehearsal April 22 and 29 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 13, 2020 at General Wayne Elementary at 7pm. There will be a before-school rehearsal, morning dress rehearsal concert, and evening concert on May 13 at General Wayne Elementary.


    The following week on Tues. May 19, 2020 is our fifth 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.