Spring Orchestra Concert - Thursday, April 25 (All Orchestra Students)
6:15 pm - All Cellos and Basses please be at OP at this time so we can warm-up on stage for St. Anthony Chorale
6:30 - All other orchestra students should be at OP (tune up and warm up)
7:00 pm - Downbeat!
Refreshments to follow after the program has concluded.
OP Orchestra Grading System 2018-2019 SY
Daily Grades 100 pts
Written/Playing Quizzes 200 pts
School Concerts/Major Playing Written Test 300 pts
Project Grades 400 pts
Other Grading Information
The following are possible deductions from daily grades:
unexcused or tardy to class - 25 pts
disruption or being sent out of the room or to office - 50 pts
not being prepared for class (no instrument)
-50 pts if student take class notes and turns them in at the end of class
-100 points if student has no instrument and does not take class notes
If you have a legitimate reason for not having your instrument on a given day, then please have your parents write a note of explanation and I will not penalize your grade.
If you are consistently not prepared for class, I reserve the right to change my grading procedure for you. (an automatic minus 100)
Intermediate Orchestra Students - NEVER TAKE THE BLACK FOLDERS WE USE IN CLASS HOME WITH YOU! I WILL GIVE YOU COPIES OF THE MUSIC WE WILL WORK ON IN CLASS.
Those of you who own your own instruments - It is strongly suggest that you have a back up set of strings for class. I have some extra strings, but I do not have an UNLIMITED supply!!!!!