Flat Rock Middle School Band Calendar

2018-2019

Note:  Required performance oriented events are in RED.

August 

8/10 (Friday) 6th Grade Parent Meeting 6-7 pm in the FRMS Cafeteria

8/13 (Monday) 6th Grade Instrument Testing After School 6-8 pm in the FRMS Cafeteria. Last names A-L

8/14 (Tuesday)-6th Grade Instrument Testing After School 6-8 pm in the FRMS Cafeteria. Last names M-Z

8/17 (Friday)-Symphonic Band Rehearsals Begin-3:30-5:30.  Rehearsals will continue every Friday for the remainder of the year unless otherwise announced.  

8/20 (Monday)-Uniform Fitting During Class-Parent Volunteers are needed.  Please sign up on Charms

8/24 (Friday)-6th Grade Instrument Rental Night-6:30 pm-FRMS Cafeteria

8/25 (Saturday)-6th Grade Jump-Start Day for all 6th grade students-Required-9:00-12:00-Parents are encouraged to  attend as much of the event as possible to assist the students in their learning.  

8/27 (Monday)-6th Grade start with instruments in class.  

September 

9/05 (Wednesday)-Home Football Game 7th/8th Grade Pep Band (Concert and Symphonic) Performance at SCHS-Concession and Monitoring Volunteers Needed.  Please sign up on Charms. Blue Band T shirts,  and blue jeans.  Students stay after school and are picked up no later than 7 pm.  

9/11 (Tuesday)-Cookie Dough Fundraiser Kickoff!  Huge fundraiser #1  

9/18 (Tuesday)-Fayette County Marching Exhibition.  All 7th and 8th Grade Pep Band Students attend.  

9/27 (Thursday)-Home Football Game 7th/8th Grade Pep Band (Concert and Symphonic) Performance at SCHS-Concession and Monitoring Volunteers Needed.  Please sign up on Charms. Blue Band T shirts,  and blue jeans.  Students stay after school and are picked up no later than 7 pm.    

October

10/05 (Friday)-Band Pictures during Class.  Wear formal uniforms to school.  Parent Volunteers are needed.  Please sign up on Charms.  

10/11 (Thursday)-Possible Football Home Playoff Game-7th/8th Grade Pep Band (Concert and Symphonic) Performance at SCHS-Concession and Monitoring Volunteers Needed.  Please sign up on Charms. Blue Band T shirts,  and blue jeans. Students stay after school and are picked up no later than 7 pm.

10/12 (Friday)-SCHS 8th Grade Night-All 8th grade band students are required to attend.

10/18 (Thursday)-Possible Football Home Playoff Game-7th/8th Grade Pep Band (Concert and Symphonic) Performance at SCHS-Concession and Monitoring Volunteers Needed.  Please sign up on Charms. Blue Band T shirts and blue jeans. Students stay after school and are picked up no later than 7 pm.

10/19 (Friday)-Masquerade Ball-Open to All Band families.  Huge fundraiser #2.  Parent Volunteers are needed.  

Please sign up on Charms.  Food donations needed.

November

11/1 (Thursday)-Fall Concert-FRMS Gymnasium-7th and 8th Grade Bands-7pm-formal uniforms

11/09 (Friday)-Veterans Day Assembly Concert Performance-7th and 8th grade Symphonic Band Performance

11/14 (Wednesday)-Honor Band/All State Help Session with 7th and 8th grade-3:30-4:30

11/15 (Thursday)-All State Mock Auditions after school-3:30-5:30 in the Band Room.  

December

12/1 (Saturday)-District Honor Band Auditions-Eddie White Academy-11808 Panhandle Rd, Hampton, GA 30228

12/12 (Wednesday)-After School Rehearsal for 7th/8th Concert Band-3:30-4:30 pm

12/18 (Tuesday)-Winter Concert Performance for School during school-All Bands THEN Evening Winter Concert-All Bands/6th Grade Debut Concert!!!-Formal Wear.  SCHS Patriot Hall, 7 pm.  Santa Hats Encouraged!

12/21-1/7 (Friday-Monday)-Semester Break

January-Band Milestone Preparation Season

1/9 (Wednesday)-Required Concert Band Rehearsal-3:30-4:30 pm-Rehearsals will continue every Wednesday for the remainder of the year unless otherwise announced.  

1/12 (Saturday)-Final Round All State Auditions-Perry Middle School-495 Perry Pkwy, Perry, GA 31069

1/18 (Friday)-Symphonic Band rehearsal 4-6:30 today at SCHS.  Students will meet in the band room and walk over to SCHS.  Stem 7th Grade Symphonic STEM members @ Jeckyl Island

February-Band Milestone Preparation Season

2/1 (Friday)-Symphonic Band rehearsal 4-6:30 today at SCHS.  Students will meet in the band room and walk over to SCHS.

2/8-9 (Friday/Saturday)-District Honor Band at Flat Rock Middle School-Parent Volunteers are needed.  Please sign up on Charms.  

2/15 (Friday)-Black History Month Assembly-Concert and Symphonic Bands Perform-Wear formals to school.

2/28-3/2 (Thursday-Sunday)-All State Band Performances-The Classic Center, Athens-300 N Thomas St, Athens, GA 30601-Will affect only students selected to participate.  

 March-Band Milestone Preparation Season

3/21-22 (Thursday/Friday)-All Bands-Large Group Performance Evaluation-Coweta Performing Arts Center-STATE EVALUATION/MUSIC MILESTONES.

April

4/1-4/7 (Monday-Sunday)-Spring Break

4/18-After school Rehearsals start back for Concert Band

4/20 (Saturday)-6th Grade Trip to Six Flags! Parent Chaperones are needed.  Please sign up on Charms.  

4/27 (Saturday)-Solo and Ensemble-Woodland High School-800 N Moseley Dr, Stockbridge, GA 30281

May

5/2 (Thursday)-5th Grade Night Recruiting Performance, 6 pm, FRMS Gym- Band T shirts and jeans-All bands.

5/2 (Thursday)-5th Grade Morning Performance, Band T Shirts and jeans. 9 am.  Symphonic Band.

5/9-5/11 (Friday-Monday)-Carowinds with Band, Orchestra and Chorus. 7th and 8th grade students.

5/16 (Thursday)-All Bands Spring Concert-Sandy Creek Patriot Hall, 7 pm-Wear formals.  

5/24 (Friday)-Last Day of School