Mission Viejo High School Instrumental Music

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June 17 Update
Summer Dates
Mr. Westphal is still waiting for updates on if and when rehearsals can resume. We are hoping that the music program will be able to resume activities as normal. If that is the case, here are the tentative plans for the summer: (Please note that school starts August 17, so everything has been moved up two weeks)
BAND CAMP 2020: August 3-14 (Monday-Friday each week).
Orchestra Camp 2020: August 8 (all day)
Uniform fitting for all Fall Ensembles: August 8

Awards Programs/ Packets
  • Senior parents – If you did not receive a hard copy of the awards program, please contact Mrs. Graham at uniforms@mvhsmusic.com . She has a few copies of the program left.
  • Freshman/Sophomore/Junior parents – If your student did not pick up his/her awards packet, please contact Mrs. Graham at uniforms@mvhsmusic.com to arrange pick up asap!

Marching Band Athletic Clearance
All Marching Band Students Must Fill Out and Athletic Clearance Sheet Before School Starts!
Directions to fill out the form found here
Fill Out the Form here

How Can I Help the Music Program During this Time?
The music program is always taking program donations online. Each donation helps to fund a well rounded music program! Please consider adding an extra 3% to your donation to cover the online fees through Paypal. Thank you for supporting the music program!
***TAX DEDUCTIONS for 2020 Donations: The C.A.R.E.S. act allows for a $300 DEDUCTIBLE contribution to MVHSIMBA for families EVEN IF YOU DON’T ITEMIZE!!!

During all this craziness we are still COLLECTING TEXTILES! Clothes, shoes, purses, sleeping bags, curtains, towels, sheets, stuffed animals…
Please have in plastic kitchen garbage bags. Text 949-981-5262 with your address and leave out by your garage. We will pick it up usually between 5 and 8pm in the evening. Let your neighbors know too!

Don’t forget to use your Communities for a Cause app when ordering take out–ANY NIGHT OF THE WEEK! We get a percentage back!
Use Amazon Smile? Make sure we, Mission Viejo HS Instrumental Music Booster Association (MVHSIMBA) is your chosen charity!!!
Shop at Ralphs? While buying your stash of toilet paper, don’t forget the MVHSIMBA for your Ralph’s Rewards

Boosters- Positions Needed
We have 20 positions to fill for next year’s Boosters… take a look at the list and see if you would like to fill any of these positions! Being on the Booster Board is a fun way to be involved in the Music Program. The Music Program cannot operate without parent help!
Booster Roles to fill:
-VP of the Music Program
-Concert Ensembles Manager
-Director of Ways and Means (Fundraising)
-Video and/or Photo Manager
-Assistant Hospitality Manager
-Jazz Band Manager
-Assistant Hospitality Manager
-Marching Band Assistant Manager
-Parliamentarian
-Uniform Manager and Assistant Uniform Manager
-Member at Large
Interested in any of these? Contact Dana Barnes mvhsmbmgr@gmail.com or Carrie Villanueva concertensembles.mvhsimba@gmail.com