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    Good afternoon 8th-grade band and families.

    This is an update regarding our Band Night celebration scheduled for this evening.

     2:45- meet in the middle school band room for announcements

    3:00- travel to the high school.

    3:00-5:00- practice with the high school marching band.

    • Stretching and basics
    • Warm-ups
    • Mag Seven
    • PSU

    5:00- dinner in the band room, provided by the music boosters.

    6:00 DISMISSAL for all middle school students (except the 8th-graders in marching band)


    THANK YOU for all of your flexibility and patience as we will still provide a memorable afternoon with the marching band!


    Chad McCartney

    Middle School Bands,

    Music Department Chair





    What will I find here??

    -6th, 7th, 8th-grade Bands information

    -6th, 7th, 8th-grade Music Lab information

    -8th grade Piano Lab information


    Information for the following extra-curricular activities (under the BandLand link):

         -Jazz Band

         -Wind Ensemble

         -Drum Club

         -NMS Indoor Guard/Dance Teams (Fall/Winter)

         -Stage Crew (Jan-Mar)


     *Modified schedules and band lesson policy:

    *During a two-hour delay or early dismissal schedule, all lessons must be canceled, due to the modified time schedule.  Any lesson missed as a result of these changed schedules will be marked as excused; no practice report is needed (though any reports are appreciated).*

    8th-grade band: 10:30-11:00
    6th-grade band: 12:11-12:44
    7th-grade band: 1:24-1:57
    8th-grade band: 8:12-8:39
    6th-grade band: 9:09-9:35
    7th-grade band: 10:05-10:30