2014-2015 Scholarships

Greetings!  It’s Scholarship time, and we want to make sure that every eligible student has received an application packet.  Our music staff has them for the students, but I am also providing them here.  All applications must be received by March 27, 2015, NO EXCEPTIONS!

We wish all of our applicants good luck!

2015 Scholarship Application Packet

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January 2015

Hello and Happy New Year! Congrats to Staff and Students for all of the wonderful winter concerts! OK, so snow got in the way of a few, but we came out on top and we’re ready for the next…Kaleidoscope!
A few business items: We would like to revamp the Scholarship process for our students. An email has recently gone out, asking for interested members to help. Please respond to that email if you want to be a member of that committee. Thank you.
The Brick Fundraiser is on-going. If you haven’t already done so, please consider supporting the cause and purchase one for your family. Thank you.

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO ALL!

From your Music Boosters Board, we’d like to wish all of you a Happy Holiday season!  We look forward to a great 2015, filled with health, happiness, and the sounds of great music.  Don’t forget we have our Brick Fundraiser going on (see previous blog), and we have a few more fun fundraisers planned for the Spring.

Thank you for your continued support, and we will see you all next year!

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HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

Happy Thanksgiving!  Next week our winter concert series begins (see below), so we wish all of our students and faculty GOOD LUCK!  We know you’ll all be great!

Also to note, The New York Wind Symphony will be performing at the Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center December 13.  Please visit http://www.sugarloafpac.org/events/new-york-wind-symphony-the-lord-of-the-rings/ for more information.

This year we are reintroducing the Brick Paver Fundraiser!  Please click on the link to the right for information and order form.

If you are not already a member of the Music Boosters, we’d love to have you join us!  A membership form is attached at the end of this post.  Thanks in advance!

December Concerts:

2:  MS grades 7&8 Blue and Yellow Band, Orchestra, Chorus, Wind Ensemble

3:  MS grades 7&8 Red and Green Band, Orchestra, Chorus, Chamber Chorus

8:  HS Symphonic Band, Orchestra, Concert Orchestra, Concert/Treble Chorus

9:  Elementary Concerts:  Grade 4, Central Valley, Pine Tree, North Main

10:  HS Freshman Chorus, Concert Band, Concert Orchestra

11:  Elementary Concerts:  Grade 5, Central Valley, Pine Tree, North Main

15:  MS Symphonic Band, Sinfonia, Chamber Chorus

18:  Elementary Concerts:  Grade 3, Central Valley, Pine Tree, North Main

Membership Form:

Music Boosters Membership 2014-15

 

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Welcome to 2014-2015 Music Boosters

Greetings! We hope you had a wonderful summer…now it’s time to get back to work, and focus our attention on school and music! Our new Executive Board is as follows: Co-Presidents: Diane LeViseur and Laura Rutishauser, Co-Vice Presidents: Debra Magen and Tina Edel, Treasurer: Lu Liu and Secretary: Mary Doughty.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Music Boosters February 3rd, 2014 meeting postponed 1 week

Due to the latest weather advisory and the challenges this winter has already presented us in regards to precipitation, the Music Boosters will postpone the scheduled meeting tomorrow, February 3rd until February 10th, 2014. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.

In lieu of our meeting, I am asking for volunteers to help us distribute refreshments and celebrate with our Middle School students after the Kaleidoscope concert scheduled for Tuesday, February 11th, 2014. If you are able to assist us beginning at 6pm, please send us an email to music@mwboosters.info. Your assistance is greatly appreciated.

 

 

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Scholarship Applications – March 23rd deadline

The Music Boosters Scholarship Applications are now available for download.

The postmark deadline for submission of all materials (Scholarship form and Teacher Recommendation) is March 23, 2013.

You can download forms via the following links:

Scholarship Instructions 2013

Scholarship Application 2013

Teacher Recommendation Form 2013

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Music Boosters January 28th Meeting Postponed

Due to the inclement weather and cancellation of after school activities, the Music Boosters meeting scheduled for January 28th is postponed until the Monday, February 4th, 2013.

We have a busy quarter ahead of us and look forward to 3 performances in February including the Prizm concert at MWHS on February 7th, Kaleidoscope at MWMS on February 12th and the Faculty concert on February 23rd at MWHS.  We will need volunteers to help with our Kaleidoscope post performance refreshments. If you are attending the concert and can spare 30-45 minutes after the show, send us an email at music@mwboosters.info – we look forward to seeing you!

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With Area All -State 2012 in the books, Concert Season begins!

I would like to express my thanks to our performers and their conductors, to our educators, our guests, our custodial and A/V staff and to the Booster volunteers for a truly successful concert series. It was a tremendous effort by the event coordinators and the performances on Saturday, 11/17/2012 truly represented the talented students in our Zone (9) . For those continuing to the All State Festival in Rochester on December 1st and 2nd, enjoy the show, and bring a warm jacket!

Job well done.

And now we look to not just holidays, but to our Concert Season. If you have time, come out and enjoy some of the school concerts over the next several weeks. All school concerts are free of charge your support keeps our programs running.

 

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Area All State at Monroe-Woodbury

Our district is hosting the Area All State performances this year and the Music Boosters is asking for volunteers as we welcome students and parents from the surrounding districts to our High School on November 16th and 17th.  Music Boosters will assist with Registrations, ticket sales, cafeteria support and concessions. Come and join us for an hour (or more)  as we demonstrate how we support the Performing Arts in our community.

The following times are where we will be focusing:
Friday – Registration Table 2:00p to 4:00p
– Cafeteria support (Tickets/lines) 5:00p to 7:00p
– General concessions – 2:00 – 7:00p
Saturday – Cafeteria Support – 11:00a – 1:30p
– Ticket Sales between 3:00p- 4:15p  and 5:00p – 6:15p
The full schedule for attendees is Friday from 2:00p to 9:00p and Saturday from 8:00am to 8:00pm.

Email us at music@mwboosters.info with your availability.

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