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    It’s time to join…

                           

                            …the LEE 4th and 5th Grade Chorus!

     

    Why?  To learn how to sing better,

    to have extra opportunities to perform,

    to have fun with other students who also love music.

    Participation Details                                                          

    ·        Rehearsals are held weekly on Fridays from 7:25-8:00 a.m. in the music room (#22), starting the first Friday in September.

    ·        Participation is voluntary (no audition required) and free. Some performance venues have an entrance fee for audience members (Talent Show, All District Choral Festival).

    ·        Consistent attendance at rehearsals is required in order to perform. Please see calendar for performance dates.  Additional dates may be added.

    ·        Performance attire: chorus t-shirt ($10), black pants/shoes. During cold weather, students may wear a black long sleeve shirt underneath to stay warm.

    ·        Please return attached permission slip to participate, or register online by clicking the link sent by email to all 4th/5th grade families.

                  

                                                     Events Calendar

    DATE

    EVENT

    CALL TIME/REHEARSAL

     

    PERFORMANCE

    Friday, September  6, 2019

    first day of chorus 7:25-8:00 a.m.  

    Tuesday, September 24, 2019

    Patriotic Performance at Los Al Board Report

    6:15 p.m.

    meet against side brick wall outside of building.

    6:30 p.m., Los Alamitos School Board Room, 10293 Bloomfield St.

    Sunday, November 10, 2019

    Veteran's Day Celebration @ St. Isidore Historical Plaza

    3:30 p.m.

    in the hall

    4:15-4:30 p.m.

    Free dinner provided for all performers and families

    Saturday, December 7, 2019

    Los Alamitos Winter Wonderland  (Street carnival on Pine St. between Katella and Florista,  Los Alamitos)

    3:30 p.m.

    *meet at Sit. Isidore statue on Reagan St. 

    4:10-4:30 p.m.

    Friday, December 13, 2019

    Rossmoor Winter Festival (Rush Park, Rossmoor)

    45 minute prior to performance time

    *Meet in breezeway between buildings

    We will be a assigned a 30 minute performance window sometime between 6-9 p.m.

    Friday, January 10, 2020

     

    All District Elementary Choral Clinic

    8:30 a.m. load buses for McGaugh Auditorium

    Rehearse at McGaugh from 9-11 a.m.

    Monday, March 16, 2020

    All District Choral Festival

    Bus Transportation to morning rehearsal (usually return around lunchtime)

    6:30-8:30 p.m. performance at Cottonwood Church

    Thursday  May 14, 2020

    Lee Talent Show

     5:30 p.m.

    6:00 p.m. at McGaugh Auditorium

    Friday, May 22, 2020
           
     Chorus Breakfast Party 7:30-8 a.m. in choir room  


    Student Expectations                  

    1. I will be at all chorus rehearsals and performances unless I am sick or excused, wearing the appropriate rehearsal or performance attire.
    2. I will maintain good grades and a great discipline record so that my parents and my teachers know that I can handle this extra activity.
    3. I will take care of my music, costumes, and props at all rehearsals and performances.
    4. I will respect the choral director and choir classmates at all times.
    5. I will challenge myself to learn, sing, and perform all of our music.

     

    Permission Slip

    ***You may either complete this form online through the link sent by email to all 4th/5th grade families, or print and complete this form and return to Mrs. McElderry.

    **If you have any questions, please email smcelderry@losal.org

     

    I agree to follow the chorus expectations and to participate in all rehearsals and performances unless I am sick or excused.

     

    Student Name ____________________________         Grade _____

    Student Signature _________________________   

    Teacher _____________________  Classroom # ____________

     

    I give my student permission to participate in the Lee Chorus for the 2019-2020 school year. I will notify the instructor prior to performances regarding scheduling conflicts.

     

    Parent Name ____________________________

    Parent Signature _________________________

    Email address ____________________       phone number _______________

     

    T-shirt Order Form

    Performance Attire: Lee Chorus t-shirt, black pants, black socks, black shoes. To purchase a t-shirt, please attach cash or a $10 check made out to LAUSD. (Returning 5th graders may wear last year's shirt if it fits and is in good condition.)

     

    _____youth small (6-8)                                               _____adult small

    _____youth medium (10-12)                                      _____adult medium

    _____youth large (14-16)                                            _____adult large

                                                                                        _____adult extra large