White County Middle School Warrior Choir
Class Guidelines 2019-2020
Instructor: Beth Delk, Choir director
School Phone: 738-9238
Planning time: 8:00-8:55am
School email: firstname.lastname@example.org
This vocal music class will include a diverse repertoire of choral music. This course will also include proper vocal technique, musicianship, and encourage self-expression through performance and the creation of music. I hope to give your child every opportunity to reach their full musical potential.
I have listed below the guidelines for this class. Please read and complete the attached signature page.
Girls will need to supply their own black dress shoes (flats are recommended). Boys will need black dress pants and black dress shoes/socks.
25% Academic Practice- includes home practice, work done from home, and weekly bell ringers.
35% Daily Class Work (rehearsal participation) –rehearsal etiquette (time off task, chewing gum, or refusing to sing will affect this grade) and classroom assignments (rhythmic and melodic dictation, music theory tests, and concert self-evaluations).
40% Summative Assessment (Performance) - includes singing quizzes (scored by rubrics) of musicianship skills that show a student's progress, participation in all choir performances during school and after school are mandatory and will affect the student’s grade.
Below is a list of the concert schedule for this school year.
Choir Calendar 2019-2020
WCMS Choir Signature Page
Guidelines & Grading Policy
2019-2020 School Year
After reviewing the guidelines and grading policy, please sign this page and return so that I have a record that both your child and you have reviewed class policies and are aware of all expectations. A signed signature page will be counted as a daily classwork assignment.
By signing below, I acknowledge that I have read over the guidelines, grading policy, and general procedures for the White County Middle School Choir. I am aware of all expectations and opportunities for success present within this document. I realize that attendance at performances and rehearsals is required of my child and that student participation in the program is based upon good academic standing, good behavior, and the discretion of the choral director.
Student Name (Print)
Student Signature Date
Parent/Guardian Signature Date