PLHS Choir Department Newsletter
We hope this letter finds you happy, healthy, and proud of the excellent happening in the PLHS Choir Program!
Be sure to scroll down to see all the features of this newsletter......photo's, upcoming events, trip information, fundraising update, and contact Info
PLHS Awards Concert
Thursday, June 2nd, 7:30pm
Prior Lake High School Auditorium
PLHS Vocal Studio Recital
Friday, June 3rd, 5:30pm
PLHS Choir Room
Freshmen & Sophomore Recital is at 5:30 PM
Junior & Senior Recital is at 7:00 PM
This is a free event!
Year End Choir Party
Wednesday, June 8th, 3:30-6:30pm
Outside behind the music suite
NYC TRIP INFORMATION - March 2017
As previously mentioned, the trip cost is projected to be $1,750. That amount will be broken up into 6 payments as follows:
- June 7th, 2016 $250 Deposit Due w/ registration on MyGateway
- September 6th, 2016 $250 first Payment
- October 3rd, 2016 $250 second Payment
- November 3rd, 2016 $250 third Payment
- December 2nd, 2016 $250 fourth Payment
- January 2nd, 2017 $250 fifth Payment
- February 1st, 2017 FINAL PAYMENT DUE
Please note the final payment amount is intentionally not set so as to allow for small adjustments that may be necessary to account for unforeseen cost fluctuations (fuel surcharges, Broadway show ticket prices, etc.) Also, please be informed, all payments for the trip are non-refundable.
As per district policy, our chaperones must be district employees or their spouses. We are happy to announce the Mrs. Hahn (Marlene) & Mr. Erlandson (Jeff) will be coming along, as well as middle school choir director extrordinaire Mrs. Thomas and her wonderful husband, and long time PL teacher/coach, Mr. Thomas (Dave), and the 6th grade teaching dynamic duo of Mr. & Mrs. Albrecht (Hans & Emily.)
- Lakefront MusicFest Tickets & sponsorship (May/June)
- Grocery bagging at Cub Foods (October & December)
- Helicopter Drop Raffle (October)
- Poinsettia Sale (November for pickup after Holiday Concert in December)
We will be encouraging all PLHS Choir students to participate in fundraising as a way to support their individual choir needs, but also to support the program as a whole. Past fundraising efforts have provided: Robes & Stoles, ladies concert shoes, acoustical treatment of the rehearsal rooms, scholarships for All-State & Honor Choirs, voice lesson scholarships, and the new choir folders for the Masterworks concert next fall (THANKS PAA!!)
More details coming soon!
Patron of the Arts & Activities (PAA)
Our PAA representative for choir is Mrs. Rhonda Thibault - huge shout out to Rhonda for organizing the volunteers and snack donations for the CELEBRATE! show earlier this month and to each of you who helped out! THANKS SO MUCH!