Parents, Teachers and Students Notes for 10.27.2017

Notes for Friday, October 27, 2017

Please read everything, as there are important updates and information and a lot of great things going on!!


Hall Monitor

8:45-11:00       Amanda Gann, Garry Harris, Linda Bauers

10:00-12:00     Naomi Schrope

11:00-1:00       Kelly Stinnett

12:45-2:45       Dave Hennum, PennySchaetzel

1:45-3:45         Kathy Hansen?


PSHP Board:  Cheryl Pursselley


Hand Me Around Exchange Tomorrow

We will have extra tables up in the Fellowship Hall area if you want to bring in anything for the Hand Me Around (clothes, books, music, etc.) to bless others.  You are welcome to bring in or take away as much as you want.


Extra Class Notes

  1. All students-Start bringing your Christmas music with you to class starting tomorrow.
  2. Classes that will be moved just for tomorrow are:
  • Beginner harp theory at 10:00 will meet in the church office waiting area across the hall from your normal classroom
  • Harp Ensemble will meet in the Sanctuary tomorrow for practice.
  1. Beginner Band (8:45-10:00) and Intermediate Band (10-11) will combine tomorrow for their class time. Please meet in Room 210-211 upstairs.


Set-Up Crew

Please set up 27 chairs in Room 210-211. All of the beginner and intermediate band classes will be combining for the morning.


High School Girls who ordered dresses

Please bring your concert shoes so that you can be fitted for your black concert dress tomorrow and they can measure the proper hem.  Disregard this if you were fitted last week.  Come to the Information Table or to the PSHP Teacher Room during a time that you are not in class to be fitted.  Thank you to Tracy Yohn for organizing this.


Meetings Scheduled for October 27

  1. All adult teachers will have a Luncheon Meeting at Noon in Room 102-103.  Please come hungry!  Checks will not be ready for pick-up until next Friday, November 3.  Thank you to the PSHP Friend’s and parents for planning this special treat! Lunch will be served from 11:30-1:15.

Guitar Student Notes

  1. The Kaufmann’s have donated two new soft guitar cases that they don’t need.  Please inquire at the Information Table about them if you wish to have one.
  2. The younger beginner guitar class does need a guitar foot rest.  We have added the price of $9.30 to your family folder and handed out the foot rests in class.  Let the payment table know if you want to purchase it elsewhere.  Sorry for any confusion about this.

Adoration Band Football Performance Thank You

Thank you to Adoration Band, under the direction of Dan Updegrave, for their outstanding performance at thehomeschool Charger’s Football game last Friday.  Thank you also to all of the parents that made this happen on an already long day.  The football crowd loved it!


Upcoming Picture Packages for sale the next two Fridays by appointment only

Please meet at the north east doors of the church for your picture 5-10 minutes before your picture time.  No one will come and get you, but they might call you if you haven’t arrived yet.

These pictures will be outside with Jennifer Mitchell.  Please be sure to bring your money (cash or check) with you, as payment is due when the pictures are taken.

Please sign up for times at the Information Table for picture for either October 27 or November 3.  This can be one student, all siblings, or for the whole family!  These will make great presents and will be ready in time for Christmas. Prices range from $8 to $15 with package add-ons available.


Yearbook Headshots for all PSHP Students and Teachers on October 27.

All teachers and students will have their picture taken for the yearbook tomorrow.

A volunteer will come to your class and bring you to the picture room.

These pictures will be inside a room on the south hallway off of the Sanctuary in the Connections Room.  It is directly across from the church office. 

If for some reason you are getting ready to leave and have not had your picture yet, please stop by the Information Table or by the room for the pictures.

Classes will be dismissed as a group to have each student take a headshot for the yearbook.  These photos are not for sale, but will be in the Yearbook that can be purchased on line.  Pick up a flier at the Information Table.


Upcoming Fundraiser and Christmas Present Possibilities Now-November 3

Please stop by the PSHP Information Table to check out items that can be ordered online or here at PSHP.  Items include t-shirts, mugs, PSHP Canvas Music bags, Luggage tags to label instruments, jewelry, etc.  Thank you to Susan Rives for sharing her talents with the rest of us.  Items can be ordered from October 20 to November 3.  We can save on shipping by ordering on line and having it shipped to one address, then it can be distributed.  We also have other options.


Upcoming Concerts and Events

  1. Mid America Singers will have a concert on Sunday, Oct. 29 at 3:00 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Free Admission.
  2. Hillcrest High School has a special invitation to all home school students to attend their production of A Charlie Brown Christmas.  Showings are November 8-11.  Fliers with more information with be at the PSHP Information Table.
  3. Beethoven and Brahm’s students will be performing as the Pre-Concert at Springfield Symphony Concert on Saturday, November 11 from 6:55-7:20. This part is free.  If you want to stay and hear the Spfld Symphony at 7:30, pick up a voucher for a $10 ticket at the PSHP Information Table.  Students that are performing will be admitted to the 7:30 concert for free. Please let me know tomorrow if your family would like to purchase a $10 seat in the same section as the performer’s free seats.  They need a number by Monday.  Sorry for the short notice!

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