Dec 10, 2018

All-District and All-Select Music Honors

All-District and All-Select Music Honors

 

Congratulations to MPCS arts students for making GMEA All-District Honor Bands and GISA All-Select Ensembles! For Honor Bands, they each passed a rigorous audition, which included tests of scale memorization, facility, sight-reading, and solo etude performance. Click to read who received these honors!

B.Abel - 11/12 Clinic Band (Ranked #7 oboist in Cobb County!)

J. Bell - 11/12 Clinic Band

D. Dunn - 11/12 Honor Band (Ranked #2 clarinetist in Cobb County!)

M. Kormann - 9/10 Honor Band (Ranked #1 bassoonist in Cobb County!)

In addition, congratulations to the following high school band students for qualifying to participate in the final round of All-State Band auditions:

D. Dunn, N. Dyer, M. Kormann, H. Nasrallah, and I. Zefo.  Best wishes to these five outstanding students as they prepare for the final audition in January.

 

Congratulations also to the following MPCS musicians for being named to the 2019 Georgia Independent Schools Association (GISA) All-Select Ensemble. These students were selected for top honors in band and orchestra with peers from across the state.

2018 MPCS GISA All-Select Band: 
J. Allen, C. Bean, D. Bolivar, A. Buchan, J. Hardeman, and T. Idowu

2018 MPCS GISA All-Select Orchestra:
J. Empie, C. King, and S. Verna

We are very proud of our music students for being selected for this elite group of musicians!
The next opportunity to hear them perform will be on Saturday, January 12 at 4:00 p.m. in the Kristi Lynn Theatre.


Announcements

August 15 - Preschool/TK and Lower School Parent Orientation, Classrooms

PK/TK-Grade 2: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Grades 3-5: 6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

August 15 - Preschool/TK and Lower School Parent Orientation, Classrooms

PK/TK-Grade 2: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Grades 3-5: 6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m.

August 16-17 - Picture Day

August 16 - High School Parent Orientation, 6:00 p.m.

August 18 - Middle School Parent Orientation, 6:00 p.m.

August 19 - Middle School Spiritual Emphasis House Day

August 22-23 - Lower School CoGAT Testing

August 29-September 1 - MAP Growth Testing

Lower and Middle School Students

August 29-September 1 - MAP Growth Testing

Lower and Middle School Students

August 29 - Ask the Experts, 6:00 p.m.

Visit with college representatives

August 29 - Ask the Experts, 6:00 p.m.

Visit with college representatives

August 30 - Picture Make-up Day

September 5 - Labor Day Holiday, No School

September 6/7-9 - High School Retreat

September 22-23 - Parent-Teacher Conference Days, Grades PK-8

Students in grades PK-8 do not attend classes. High school students DO attend classes.

September 22-23 - Parent-Teacher Conference Days, Grades PK-8

Students in grades PK-8 do not attend classes. High school students DO attend classes.

September 26-27 - Fall Break, No School

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