Mindy has updated both the Family SCRIP Order Form and the Teacher SCRIP Order Form as of November 20th. Please begin to use these forms from now on. They are always available for download on the “Forms” page.
Ted House has provided this handy Calendar of Events for the Concert/Symphonic Band season. You may wish to download it and keep it as a reference during the coming months.
Francis Howell North Bands can boast again this year about the very strong showing in the competitive auditions for the St. Louis Metro District 8 Honors Band.
Eighteen FHN musicians including alternates were selected after the auditions on November 3rd. The performance will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoon, November 22nd at Chaminade College Preparatory School in Creve Couer.
Mandatory rehearsals are also at Chaminade and are scheduled for:
Tuesday, November 10 – 6:30 pm-9:00 pm
Thursday, November 19 – 6:30 pm-9:00 pm
Saturday, November 21 – 8:30 am-12:00 pm
This year’s clinician for the District Concert Band is Dr. Joe Parisi, Associate Director of Bands at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music. The Jazz Band will be directed by Professor Dave Dickey, Professor of Bands at St. Charles Community College.
What a wonderful experience for our FHN band students! Congratulations to FHN Band Director Jeff Moorman and all of our FHN musicians who participated in the auditions. We are so proud of you!
The FHN musicians selected to participate in the District Concert Band are:
Devyn Meyer ‘18 – Flute
Carolyn Gonzales ‘18 – Flute
Ashley Raster ‘18 – Clarinet
Arianna Chaves ‘19 – Clarinet
Emily Rish ‘16 – Baritone Saxophone (alt.)
Dan Mulawa ’17 – Trumpet
Julia Lewis ’16 – Trumpet
Daniel House ’16 – Trumpet (alt.)
Noah Slaughter ’18 – Trumpet (alt.)
Sean Rhomberg ’17 – Trombone
Lydia Harms ‘’17 – Euphonium
Dominic Schneider ’18 – Tuba
The FHN musicians selected to participate in the District Jazz Band are:
Blake Coonrod ’17 – Tenor Saxophone (alt.)
Jacob Lintner ’17 – Trumpet
Sean Rhomberg ’17 – Trombone (alt.)
Grant Argent ’18 – Guitar (alt.)
Caleb Black ’16 – Bass Guitar
Hannah Weber ’16 – Vibraphone
Zoe Willott ’16 – Piano
(Written by Ted House)
Band and WinterGuard Parents,
The invitation for Breakfast with Santa on December 5th is available at the following link:
All members of the WinterGuard team and Band members attending the Spring Trip will be required to participate in the event as it helps each of these financially. There will be more on this later including sign ups for donations and shifts to work. There will be a set up on Friday evening from 6:30 – ? and then Saturday we will work from 7am – 1pm.
Please send this invite out to friends, families, neighbors, etc to generate as many guests as we can.
Questions can be directed to Sarah McCorkle-Smith at email@example.com or 314.496.8034.
Mindy, our SCRIP Chair, has added a new form for our FHN Faculty to use. There are also two handy calendars with helpful dates (e.g.: if you want grocery store SCRIP to arrive before Thanksgiving, check the November calendar for when to order). These files are all available on the Forms page under the Fundraising sub-heading.
November 2015 Calendar
December 2015 Calendar
All Knightpride members, their families, and alumni are invited to FHN on October 17th for our traditional Halloween Movie Night. Bring a lawn chair or blanket – refreshments will be provided, but feel free to bring your favorite snack. There will also be a campus hayride and costume contest. For more information, see the flyer at the following link: Fright Night III Flyer