Paschal Choir News Letter

January 18th

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Panther Corps

TMEA Fees: The TMEA trip to San Antonio is fast approaching! Please pay your $150 fee as soon as possible using the following link or putting money in the box in the classroom:

TMEA Reception: We are having a reception immediately following the TMEA concert in San Antonio. If family and friends are attending, please be sure to RSVP to Julie Fuller at Student attendance is covered by their fee, but friends and family will need to purchase a ticket for $30 to attend the dinner and reception. Tickets can be purchased through PayPal on the Paschal Choir website:

Volunteer Opportunities

Kimbell Concert:

Feb. 5th

We need a few parents to help kids with dresses and tuxes, make sure they eat and get water, and just make sure there are no emergencies. Please email

Chamber Choir trip to San Antonio Madrigal Festival:

Feb. 23rd

We need one or more parents to ride the bus and just make sure things go smoothly. This will be a fun trip! You will hear some wonderful music! Please email

Parent Volunteer District Background Check

Please complete the volunteer background check! It is so quick and easy to complete online! This must be done every year even if you have done it before!

Booster News

Mark your calendar for the next booster meeting on Tuesday, February 26th @ 6:30pm. If you are wondering how you can be involved and help out, contact Jeannette Townsend at We'd love the help!

Paschal High School Choir Department

Nathan Benavides, Director Trevlyn Nipper, Director
Pay your choir fees here!

Pay your 2018-2019 using PayPal!

Make a Donation!

Please consider donating to the choir department to help meet its goals of providing additional uniforms for a growing program and funding instrumental players for our wonderful concerts!


Please view the Google Calendar on our events page! You can even print it for your refrigerator.

2019 Gradebook Amendment for Choir Honors Credit 1/16/2019

2019 Gradebook Amendment for Choir Honors Credit 1/16/2019

Each six weeks students will have 2 Honors Credits grades. Students who earned credits last semester may choose which of those assignments they would like to be given credit for this Spring.

Grade Book will now be Daily Grades 53%, Test 36%, and Honors Credit 11%

4th six weeks:
1. Composer biography (500 words)
Due February 22nd
2. If you did not participate in TMEA All-State/9-10 Honor Choir auditions in the Fall, you must attend a Professional Concert and write a reflection (250 words)
Due February 22nd
5th six weeks:
3. Solo and Ensemble participation
Contest night is March 7th after school. You must get a song from Choir directors and practice in the 4th six weeks grading period. Student must pick solo no later than January 31st in order to participate. NO EXCEPTIONS Registration fee is $35, which pays for accompanist and contest registration.
4. Attend Professional Concert and write reflection (250 words)
Due April 12th
6th six weeks:
5. Workbook (must purchase through Choir office)
Due May 24th
6. Attend Professional Concert and write a reflection (250 words)
Due May 24th

If you have any questions please feel free to email

Please print, sign, and return contract below by Friday, January 25th.