SJB Children’s Choir

Dear Parents and Students,  

Singing in a choir can be lots of fun!  Choristers are given the opportunity to serve and develop an identity as a life long worship leader and participant in the church.  The choir will rehearse on Thursdays from 2:35-3:45 PM.  Please review the schedule below before making a commitment.  The Children’s Choir Participation Guidelines are posted.  Please review the attendance policy. 

Parent support is welcomed.  We need help with robe fittings during rehearsals, snack sign-ups, roster, Sunday morning Mass preparation, choir loft duty. 

 

Rehearsals 2016-2017
Thursdays: 2:35-3:45PM

2016

           October   6, 13, (20 at 12:30)

           November   3, 10, 17 

           December 1, 8, 

           (December 23rd will be at 12:30)

2017

           January 12, 19

           February 2, 9, 16, 23 

           March 9, 16, 23    

           May 11, 18

 June 1 – Year End Celebration   TBA 

  St. John the Baptist School Children’s Choir

Participation Guidelines

 

The Children’s Choir is open to all students in grades three through five. There are no auditions. We ask that students not only attend rehearsals but participate in the Sunday Masses and performance events scheduled on the calendar. The choir will participate in the American Federation Pueri Cantores yearly Treble Choir Festivals. Pueri Cantores is the Vatican based official student choral organization of the Catholic Church. Please review the rehearsal schedule and calendar of events. Students will be asked to commit to the schedule before they are issued music and robe.

Attendance Requirements

Participation Fee  $40.00 for the year

  • Attend rehearsals and events that are scheduled unless prior notice is given to the director.
  • Sign the attendance log at each rehearsal and event.
  • Students must be picked up promptly at the end of rehearsals or they will be sent to extended care for supervision.

Responsible Behavior

 

Members are expected to display appropriate behavior during Mass and rehearsals. Students will receive a written warning of dismissal from the choir in the event of inappropriate behavior or failure to attend scheduled rehearsals, Masses or events.

Questions? Email Mrs. Itano at yitano@sjbschool.net

 

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