Elementary Band & Orchestra!

Elementary band and orchestra has started in the Alton School District! Orchestra starts in 4th grade: violin, viola, cello, and bass.Band starts in 5th grade: flute, clarinet, oboe, saxophone, trumpet, French Horn, trombone, baritone, tuba, and percussion. Contact your school’s band or orchestra teacher for more information:Ms. Lindsey Wolfford, orchestra at East Elementarylwolfford@altonschool.org, 474-2086 Mr. […]

ABOB Fall Breakfast Pastry Fundraiser

ABOB kicked off their annual Fall Breakfast Pastry sale today, October 14. We are selling the Perfect Pastries fundraiser which has the Pastry Puffins, PuffCrust Pizza, Butter Hearts, and Kansas Maid Braids. This year they have also added Fannie May Chocolates and Pastries Choice Coffee.  All orders are placed and paid online.  Students will deliver […]

Orchestra Make a Note: October 13 – 15

Fall Playing Test #1 is due NOW!   Tuesday, October 13Symphonic Honors ILMEA playing test is due.You can use your ILMEA audition recording for your playing test.ANDILMEA Audition video is due by 8:00 p.m.Upload as an unlisted YouTube video and email it to me.  Wednesday, October 14Juniors PSAT & Seniors SAT testing at AHS.I am proctoring […]

Important Info for 10/8 Rehearsal

Please read the final instructions for our last M100 rehearsal of the semester which is taking place tomorrow, October 8 at West Elementary School from 3:30-6pm. Itinerary2pm: Drum Majors, section leaders, sergeants, color guard members meet at AHS to load equipment and uniforms in trailers3p: Depart for West Elementary School3:15p: ALL M100 members report to […]

Orchestra Make a Note: October 5 – 9

ILMEA $8.00 audition fee is due for those of you doing the audition this year.  Cash or checks payable to Alton H.S. ILMEA Audition recording is due next Tuesday, October 13.  Practice forms are due NOW! Monday, October 5NO ILMEA Practice today. Concert Orchestra rehearsal7:00 – 8:00 Wednesday, October 7ILMEA individual practice – scheduled w/ LP […]

Tickets for MEMC

Please follow the link below in order to purchase your ticket(s) for the Metro East Music Celebration movie being shown at the Belleville SkyView Drive-In on October 19 and 21. Tickets are being sold per car. 1 ticket purchased is for one car filled with a maximum of 4 people. You can select which date […]

M100 Rehearsal Schedule Update

Good afternoon! We are going to slightly tweak our rehearsal schedule for the next two weeks while we prepare to record our video for the Metro East Music Celebration. Please see our schedule for the next two weeks below. Tuesday, Sept. 29: All M100 members present (a representative from the MEMC will be at rehearsal […]

Last Call for Show Shirts

Good evening M100! This message serves as your “last call” to get your show shirt orders in if you have not already. I plan to order the show shirts tomorrow (Friday) at 12:30pm. Please be sure to get your orders in before that time so you aren’t left out! If you’d like to order a […]

AHS Orchestra ILMEA Practices

I am going to have optional ILMEA practices in person in the AHS orchestra room.1:30 violas2:00 violins2:30 cellos and bass Monday, September 28 Monday, October 5Wednesday, October 7 *Auditions must be recorded by Tuesday, October 13. Please bring your $8.00 audition fee.  Checks should be made payable to Alton H.S. Students will enter at the back […]

ABOB Online Pampered Chef Fundraiser

The holidays are just around the corner so place your order for Pampered Chef kitchen tools, cookware, and/or bakeware to help make your prep and cooking easier, all the while supporting our awesome kids in the Marching 100 and the Alton School District Band & Orchestra program.   Go to https://www.facebook.com/groups/674094566791496/ to place your order by this Monday, […]

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