DISTRICT AUDITIONS 2023
WE ARE PROUD OF EVERYONE WHO AUDITIONED REGARDLESS OF RESULTS!
Congratulations to the following students selected for the NW All-District Band. The clinic is scheduled for Friday - Sunday February 17-19 at Lenoir Rhyne University in Hickory. More info will be provided soon.
RESULTS ARE CONSIDERED UNOFFICIAL until later this week.
Complete results are available during class.
Madison C, 2nd Chair 9-10 Symphonic Band, All-State Eligible
Lindsay E, 9th Chair 9-12 Concert Band
Elijah B, 2nd Chair 9-12 Concert Band
Sam H, 2nd Chair 9-10 Symphonic Band, All-State Eligible
Kaelyn S, 3rd Chair 9-12 Concert Band
Jake H, 2nd Chair 9-12 Concert Band
Dalton S, 9-12 Concert Band
1st Altnerates (reserve date - you could get called up!)
Jaxson Owen (9-10)
Tripp Ryder (11-12)
Bailey Smith (9-10)
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The South Caldwell Spartan Band is an award-winning high school concert, marching, and jazz program located in Hudson, North Carolina. With a membership of 200+ students, the band is recognized across the state for their achievement in music performance and education.
We compete and perform at venues all over the State and beyond and have a dedicated staff that guides and encourages our students. Our program sets and maintains the highest of standards, and our students are always ready to meet the next challenge.
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2022 CALENDAR UPDATED
Winter Percussion & Winter Guard are up and running
District Audition Video Window (Jan 10-12)
Wind Ensemble re-audition date (Jan 11)
Student Conductors Concert (Jan 20)
Jazz Bands 1 & 2 (Feb 10)
DRUM MAJOR CLINIC / TRYOUTS 2022
Mon-Thur Jan 24-27
SCHS BAND REGISTRATION (2022-2023)
Deadline to complete Registration Form by Jan 14
Sign up with counselor at designated time
BAND BOOSTER INFORMATION
Next Meeting: Monday August 2, 2021
7pm SCHS Band Room
For more information please contact SCBBOOSTERS@GMAIL.COM
SCHS Band Classroom Information:
Mr. Childers does not have planning this year. I am available for parent conferences with a weeks notice on select afternoons (3-5pm).
Performance Grades (40%) - Concerts, Masterclasses, Sectionals, etc...
Test Grades (40%) - Weekly Playing Tests, see syllabus
Homework Grades (10%) - Self Practice Assessment, Music assignments, etc..
Participation Grades (10%) - 1 grade per 9 weeks, materials, instrument, daily participation, etc...
Late Work Policy:
Students have one week to complete missed assignments (playing tests) for full credit. Students who have completed the assignment on time, may continue to improve their score through the end of the 9 weeks. Concerts, Masterclasses, and Sectionals are required. There are excused reasons for missing a concert clearly explained in Band Handbook. Any excused absences from performance will have one week to complete make up assignment. Unexcused absences from concerts may not be made up and enter gradebook as "0".