Instructor: Mrs. Ellie Boyer   

Mrs. Boyer teaches Performance Band (6th grade) and Exploratory Band (5th grade).  This page is for students, and their families, that are currently in the band or interested in joining when eligible (Sign up for current 5th grade students depends on the quarter in which they are enrolled in exploratory music.  See the link to the left "5th Grade Exploratory Music").  The page is frequently updated, so add it to your favorites for a quick reference and to stay informed. 

For 6th Grade Students 
Lafayette Sunnyside Band Class of 2024

Band Announcements for the Week Ending on March 16 
Good evening! 
1. Practice Record 3.9 is due Friday.  Students should be recording their practice time on Practice Record 4.1 for next Friday.  
2.  The band concert is next week!  March 21, 2018, 7pm, Jefferson High School.  Students will need to be at the high school band room at 6:30pm ready to warm up.  We will have taken a field trip to rehearse at the high school that morning, and students will be allowed to leave their instruments in the high school band room for the concert.  Large instruments (tuba, baritone, french horn, bari sax, tenor sax, bass clarinet, bassoon): You will need to take your instrument home after the concert.  If you prefer to use your home instrument, please bring it to school that morning for the rehearsal, leave it at Jefferson after rehearsal, then take it back home after the concert.  If you prefer to use your class instrument, please arrange to have the instrument brought back to school the day after the concert.  If you are concerned about being able to transport your instrument, please contact me as soon as possible.  

3.  The Lafayette Symphony Orchestra field trip still has 8 spots available for Wednesday night, April 4th.  If your child needs a new permission slip, there are extras in the band room.  
4.  Spring Spec auditions are complete, and a list of acts that have been chosen for the show will be posted before spring break outside the choir room.  Thank you to all who auditioned!