Email newsletter for parents of Middleton Elementary School Beginner Band members.
February 13th 2019
McCracken Band Email Header Image Hi Everyone, Even though enrichment classes have been cancelled, we do have Beginner Band Rehearsal tomorrow after school! Also, just a reminder, if your child's after school pickup plans change, you must let me and/or the Middleton office know by 2:00p. Thanks for your help with this. Concert is coming quick! The snow/cold week put us a little behind, but the kids are doing a really nice job learning their material. More soon... Chip De Stefano ...Continue Reading
Email newsletter for parents of McCracken Middle School Concert Band members.
January 21st 2019
McCracken Band Email Header Image Last Call for Skokie School District 73.5 Bands Trivia Night on February 2! We are nearly sold out with only a handful of tickets remaining. Once the event is sold out you can join our waitlist by emailing trivianight@PROTECTED. Ticket sales close on January 27. Visit http://www.mccrackenband.com/trivia to register Even if you can't make it on February 2, our parent committee is still in need of several items to be auctioned/sold at Trivia Night: Gift Car ...Continue Reading
Email newsletter for parents of Skokie School District 73.5 Intermediate Band members.
January 22nd 2019
McCracken Band Email Header Image Hi Everyone, We made an announcement to the kids on Friday, but in case it didn't make it home. Mr. Menzoda and I are traveling with the Symphonic Band to their performance at the Illinois Music Education Conference at the end of this week. 5th Grade Brass have a masterclass with Tim Smith (trombone, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra) Thursday morning: 8:45a Trumpets/Horns; 9:45 Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba. After school rehearsal will only take place on W ...Continue Reading
For Alumni and Friends of the McCracken Middle School Bands
January 26th 2018
McCracken Band Email Header Image Hi Friends, Alumni, and Parents of Alumni of the McCracken Middle School Bands: After many years of serving us well, we discontinued the annual pie sale and are excited to announce our inagural Band Trivia Night Fundraiser. Join us on Saturday, February 10th for a night of fun and supporting the McCracken Middle School Bands! Teams of 8 will compete to be crowned the winners and have bragging rights as Trivia Night champions. Bring dinner and drinks t ...Continue Reading
Email newsletter for parents of members of the McCracken Middle School Symphonic Band.
February 14th 2019
McCracken Band Email Header Image Symphonic Band Parents: With our SuperState application recording session on Monday, we could use a little help feeding the kids following the recording. We need a parent or two to pick up the pizza with a couple more to setup the cafeteria, and facilitate getting everyone through the line. Please let me know if you can help. The kids have continued to keep flying through stuff since our Peoria performance and I expect they're going to make a great audit ...Continue Reading