New and Returning SCHS Orchestra Students

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All NEW and RETURNING students taking orchestra class in 2016-2017 school year are REQUIRED to fill out this form.


Senior Regional Excerpts (SRO) | Chamber Only

District Orchestra Excerpts

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Orchestra Upcoming Event Reminders

Friday, June 9 Graduation Rehearsal 3:15 -5:00 (Symphonic and Chamber Only)
Monday June 12 Graduation Rehearsal 3:15 -5:00 (Symphonic and Chamber Only)
Wednesday, June 14 Graduation Rehearsal 3:15 -5:00 (Symphonic and Chamber Only)

*For any seniors not attending the class trip, please plan to be
at rehearsal.

Friday, June 16 Graduation 9:30 AM

(Symphonic and Chamber Only)

7:00 AM          Report to SCHS. We will take buses to the event
7:30 AM          Depart SCHS for Eagle Bank Arena
12:30 PM        Arrive back to SCHS

Eat breakfast before we depart. Food is not allowed in Eagle Bank Arena. Water bottles are allowed in the Arena.
Attire: Black Concert Uniform. Bring Instruments.

Two Chaperones are needed for the Graduation Performance. Please contact Ms. Lamons lclamons@fcps.edu

July 10 – 21  
8:00 – 1:00

Stallion Summer Strings Counselor Sign-Up

You may work one or both weeks. If there are certain days that you are unable to come it simply requires you telling Ms. Lamons lclamons@fcps.edu in advance (3 weeks prior to camp). Tons of fun and low stress! You will receive one service hour for each hour of attendance. These hours will count for Tri-M, Academic Orchestra Letter, and SCHS service hours.

Sing-Up at https://goo.gl/forms/2EgKMPrLhQqgtBRE2
Orchestra Booster Club Board Officer and Committee Co-Chair volunteers needed for 2017-2018  The Orchestra Booster Club needs volunteers to support our orchestra program and director. Please consider volunteering as a Board Officer or Committee Co-Chari. Job Descriptions can be found at www.schsorchestra.org.

The 2017-2018 Board Officers must be assembled in time for the Annual Membership meeting scheduled during the Orchestra Banquet on Thursday, June 1st. 
Committee Members can volunteer at any time but it is helpful to have volunteers in place ASAP to prepare for Stallion Stampede. 

Contact Brenda Cheney brenda.cheney@verizon.net if you are interested or have questions.
Committee Co-Chair Vacancies District Orchestra Coordinator
District Orchestra Volunteers
Concert Reception
Concert Support
Concert Programs
Tag Day
Pie Sale
Mum Sale
Senior Slideshow Coordinator  


The Ovations Summer Strings Academy at George Mason University offers a unique Chamber Music and String Orchestra experience for young string students (rising 7th graders through 12th grade).  

Dates:   June 25 – June 30, 2017
Times:   Sunday, 1:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.*
*Also Thursday and Friday evening concerts
Tuition: $425

For more information, click here to visit their website.


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Considering a Degree in Music?

If you are considering making music your career, be sure to make plans to visit the Performing and Visual Arts College Fair, held each fall at the convention center in DC!


  • Click?here for more details on the date and time.

    You'll find almost every college and music conservatory in the country represented there. It's helpful to decide ahead of time which schools you want to consider so that you can make the best use of your time.?

    Consider using this form to compare the various schools since it helps you gather the same info from each school (you can obtain answers to many of the questions in advance by visiting the college/conservatory websites).

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