• 9th Grade Honors Placement


    Fine and Performing Arts

    Band-Woodwind/Brass, Band-Percussion, Concert Choir, and Orchestra may be taken as a Level 1 (Honors) course with the approval of the instructor and the Fine Arts Coordinator if the student agrees to complete the following requirements:

    • Meet grade level performance expectations as indicated by the ensemble director.

    • Perform for a Faculty Jury once a semester during finals.

    • Maintain an Honors Portfolio.

    • Prepare and audition for the Junior (Grade 9) or Senior (Grades 9-12) District Ensembles.

    • Perform in community settings as a soloist or ensemble member if requested.

    • Audition for and/or perform in other Music Departments.

    • Honors students are strongly encouraged to participate in other performance music activities outside of school.

    • While not required, private lessons on your voice or instrument are HIGHLY recommended.

    • Students must earn a grade of 90 or higher in their ensemble to enter or continue in Honors Level the following year.

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