Mid-Week Band News: January 29 – February 1
The EKU Trombone Society will host the 8th Annual Commonwealth Trombone Summit on April 5, 2020. Read more about this event in the Important Announcements section in the Student Portal.
All-State Honor Band Members Recognized
Several of our outstanding band members were recognized at the Oldham County Board of Education meeting this past week for their achievement in being selected for the 2020 All-State Honors Band. Pictures may be found in the Media section of the Student Portal.
8th Grade Parent Night
8th Grade Parent night will be on Thursday, February 13th at 7:00pm in the OCHS Band Room. Students who want to share about their experience in band that evening to the incoming parents and 8thgraders please see Mr. Rogers.
Band Booster Meetings
Band Booster meetings have been moved to Thursdays. The February meeting will be Thursday, February 20th. We hope to see you there!
Band Booster Leadership Positions
It’s that time of year to begin thinking about next school year and the leadership of the OCHS Band Boosters. The following Board positions will be open for the 2020- 2021 school year.
- Vice President
- Treasurer – This position needs immediate attention for someone to shadow our current treasurer.
If you would be interested in stepping into any of these positions or would simply like to know more about what they involve, please contact Lana Downs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will need a uniform coordinator for the 2020-2021 school year. If you would be interested in this position and would like to shadow our current coordinator to see what this position involves, please contact Melanie Woosley at email@example.com.
Important Dates to Remember
January 31 Pep Band A & B
January 31-February 2 UK Honor Band
February 4 Pep Band B
February 5-8 KMEA All State Bands/ KMEA Conference
February 10 Pep Band A
February 13 8th Grade Parent Night
February 17 Pep Band A
February 18 Pep Band B
February 20 Band Booster Meeting
February 22 CCM Essentially Ellington Jazz Festival (Jazz Band)
March 7 KMEA Solo and Ensemble Assessment (NOHS)
March 12 Band Concert
March 14 PBM Invitational Concert Festival (Male HS Louisville)
March 18-20 KMEA Large Ensemble Assessment (NOHS DAY TBD)