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Beginner Band Parents

Email newsletter for parents of Middleton Elementary School Beginner Band members.

Welcome to Middleton Beginner Band!

October 11th 2018

[1]McCracken Band Email Header Image This email newsletter is being sent to the email addresses I have on file for each family. If you'd like additional emails added (spouse, alternate email, etc...), just let me know by replying to this email and I'll get it added. WELCOME TO BEGINNER BAND!!!!! We're very much looking forward to working with your child in band this year and know the kids are super excited to get going as well! It was great having a chance to see many of you at the October ...Continue Reading

Concert Band Parents

Email newsletter for parents of McCracken Middle School Concert Band members.

Concert Band Parents Message

August 22nd 2018

[1]McCracken Band Email Header Image Hi Concert Band Parents: It was so great seeing the kids walking into school this morning and I hope they all had a great first day. Just a quick reminder that all Concert Band students need their instruments tomorrow. Schedules are posted in every classroom if they need to double check their time. The first Concert Band rehearsal is after school next Tuesday (8/28, 2:00p - 3:00p). Morning rehearsals begin a week from tomorrow (8/30) 7:20a - 7:53a. Al ...Continue Reading

Fifth Grade Band Parents

Email newsletter for parents of Skokie School District 73.5 Intermediate Band members.

5th Grade Band and Standards Referenced Grading Transition

October 1st 2018

[1]McCracken Band Email Header Image Dear Fifth Grade Band Parents: The kids are off to a terrific start this year! They’ve been making great progress in our early lessons and rehearsals and have been a tremendous amount of fun to work with. My apologies in advance for the length of this email. As you know, the district is in its first year of transitioning to standards referenced grading. As in the past, your child’s progress can most easily be monitored via the objective sheet/pass-offs i ...Continue Reading

Friends of McCracken Bands

For Alumni and Friends of the McCracken Middle School Bands

Your Invited! McCracken Bands Band Trivia Night Fundraiser

January 26th 2018

[1]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

Symphonic Band Parents

Email newsletter for parents of members of the McCracken Middle School Symphonic Band.

October 18 Concert Reminders

October 13th 2018

[1]McCracken Band Email Header Image Hi Everyone, The kids have been doing great work since our Middleton performance getting ready for the Fall Concert on Thursday (10/18) and I know they're excited to share what they've learned so far. Call time is 6:30p with the performance starting at 7:00p in the McCracken Gym. Students received their bow ties and cummerbunds at rehearsal this morning. Just a reminder that the remainder our concert uniform: • White long sleeve dress shirt (with a colla ...Continue Reading