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»Posted on Mar 4, 2017 in Announcements

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Please share this information with your student so they know what to expect. See www.goband.org and the attachments to this email to determine what to pack, and check the 10-day forecast for San Francisco.  The itinerary is attached, and you can see that it is packed. Comfort is key! This is a video with some great packing tips:  https://youtu.be/yrwtexpqLW8 This video addresses TSA guidelines for packing toiletries:  https://youtu.be/MMtIg3c9nbA What happens on Monday, March 6? ALL luggage must be brought to school at 6:00 PM for inspection.  (This does not include backpacks–those are a personal item and do not require inspection per LPS guidelines. Bring those Saturday.) Follow the signs–you will either enter through the band room or choir room....

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»Posted on Feb 20, 2017 in Announcements

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Week of February 20th Apparel All students that are traveling will receive a trip t-shirt that they will wear on travel days. It is a beautiful bright orange.  If you or your student would like to order this same design in either East blue or white, please print out the attached order form.  The deadline for ordering is this Friday, February, 24,  2017 Important Survey From Mr. Thorpe’s announcement:  Please complete the following survey regarding baggage on the trip.  This affects 0ur truck packing plans and some other transportation factors like how many bags we’ll be transporting to the airport versus how many will go on the truck.  This needs to be done by Tuesday night.   https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/9PLBY7B Payments Our payment page on the...

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»Posted on Feb 13, 2017 in Announcements

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Week of February 13th REMINDER Final TRIP Payment due no later than Thursday, February 16th prior to midnight.  The payment site will not be available on Friday, February 17th. Looking for something inexpensive but incredibly entertaining to do for Valentine’s Day?  Come to the Lincoln East Orchestra’s Finale Concert!  This is always a fantastic show.  We have band kids that also play in the orchestra, and many of our Wind Symphony students will be joining the orchestra for the second half of the performance. Take the night off from cooking this Thursday and join us in the cafeteria for Tri-M’s Third Annual Souper Bowl Solo & Ensemble Night!  Enjoy some soup, and support our students as they preview the pieces they will be playing at the...

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»Posted on Feb 1, 2017 in Announcements

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Week of January 30 MANDATORY Trip Meeting This Thursday! Our February Booster Meeting will focus on the trip.  All students and parents need to attend if at all possible.  Barb­­ with Travel with Barb will be with us to go over the itinerary and answer any questions we may have. Keep in mind: The final trip payment amount will probably not be announced.  It is still a little early for this number to be determined.  We want an accurate number, and we also want to avoid confusion, so it is in our best interest to be patient and wait. Another note regarding the last payment:  PLEASE DON’T MAKE THE PAYMENT YET!  Budget for the full amount of $325, but please don’t send it.  Should this payment go down, we will need to send out refunds, and that is a lot...

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»Posted on Jan 29, 2017 in Announcements

Week of January 23rd Trip, Trip, Trip! Regarding payments:  We should now be paid up thru the 5th payment.  If you need to find out how much is in your student’s account from fundraising to make this payment, please contact Tricia Kehn at tkehn@hotmail.com. Final Payment:  Be watching email and website correspondence on WHEN and HOW MUCH the 6th payment will be. San Francisco Info Meeting:  Thursday night, February 2nd at 7:00pm in the Auditorium.  This meeting is REQUIRED for students and parents. At this meeting we will go over all final details, including hotel, airline, packing, and performance details.  You will also be able to meet chaperones and get to know your travel group. Grocery Scrip, Coffee, Movie Tickets, Krispy Kreme Please contact Becky...

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»Posted on Jan 19, 2017 in Announcements

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Week of January 18th Spring Concert Dates for your calendars:   Monday, February 6th  7:30PM* Monday, April 3rd 7:00PM –Pre-Contest Concert Monday, April 10th TBA –District Music Contest held at East Tuesday, May 9th 6:00PM –Final Concert & Awards Night   *Please note that due to Parent Teacher Conferences being on February 6th from 4-7pm, our concert time was moved back ½ hour to a 7:30pm start. San Francisco Info Meeting:  Thursday night, February 2nd at 7:00pm in the Auditorium.  This is meeting is REQUIRED for students and parents.  At this meeting we will go over all final details, including hotel, airline, packing, and performance details.  You will also be able to meet chaperones and get to know your travel group. Solos &...

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