CHANGE OF DATE: Save the date for the RMHS Music Program Parent Meeting. It will be held on Tuesday 1/30/18 from 7-8pm in the band room. Topics: remaining school year schedule, upcoming fundraising, and volunteer opportunities. We hope to see you then.
Band and Orchestra ensembles will perform a selection of holiday music Tuesday 12/19 at 7pm in the RMHS Auditorium. Please come support your students and invite other family and friends. We welcome you to bring cash or check donations to help support the music program for the remainder of the school year, as well.
Please consider The Instrumental Music program for your end of year tax deductible donations. I know we all get so many solicitations this time of year but This is YOUR group of kids and such a great program. For your information the cost to operate band is $40,000 and orchestra is $16,000. To date we have only received $11,500 total! Please visit rmhsmusic.org select “treasurer” link and then click the “donate” button. We thank you in advance.
Rocky Mountain Grizzlies participated in the Winter Parade and Tree Lighting on 12/1 in downtown Meridian.
Did you know you can help Rocky Mountain Instrumental Music Boosters earn donations just by using your Fred Meyer Rewards Card? Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your card to our organization at www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards You can search for us by name or by our non profit #85665. You still earn your regular rewards but FM adds to your purchase with 💲directly to all 🎶 ensembles! Just in time for holiday shopping!
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Even with the snowy weather the Orchestra Retreat was a success. About 30 students got to bond and receive one on one instruction. Thank you to the chaperones and staff that made this event possible.
The Annual Orchestra Retreat is this weekend 11/3-11/4 in beautiful McCall! Please check your email for more information and get your contract and payment in to Mr. DeWitt.
You’re invited to the first full ensemble fall concert of the school year this Thursday 11/2/17 @ 7:00 pm in the RMHS Auditorium.
Your Grizzly Marching Band won big at District III Saturday. They competed in the 5A Small division on the ‘blue’ in the season finale. Here’s the list: 2nd Auxiliary, Best Percussion, Best Music Performance, Best General Effect, and SECOND PLACE IN THEIR DIVISION! 🎶 A video of the performance has been emailed to students and pictures will be posted here later. Good job to all 89 of you and the staff!