Text Reminders

Send a text to the number 81010. In the message type the following passcode and hit send to get text messages for the following ensembles. You can join multiple groups, but you must enter them one at a time. In the message type the following for each class: For Chambers Singers type: @chasingers For LNE […]

Eligibility

All students participating in NSAA (Nebraska State Activities Association) sanctioned events (such as NSBA Marching Contest and District Music Large Ensemble), must adhere to the eligibility standards held by both NSAA and LNE. You can visit the LNE athletic home page, or the NSAA home page to find additional information on requirements to stay eligible. […]

Expenses

Music classes will have different expenses. Here are some basic necessities and AVERAGE cost NOT INCLUDING the cost of any trips taken throughout the school year. Fee Waivers and Fund-raisers are used to help students obtain financial assistance. A six-month payment plan is used for all classes that exceed $150. LNE Singers (Mens/Women’s Choir): $28 […]

Student Booster Account and Fundraising

Every music student in an LNE Performing Ensemble will have the opportunity to fund-raise. Fund-raiser money will be deposited into the LNE Music Booster Student Account and a spreadsheet with each individual student’s account/ funds will be kept. This account is set up automatically for the student by the Booster Treasurers. At the start of […]

LNE Music Booster Meeting Notes April 10, 2017

Treasurer’s Report: Checking Account: $27,337.21   Instrument Fund (formerly Savings): $2,832.70   Student Accounts: $4,422.30 Spring Swing retrospective: Too much food – kids thought Canes was too expensive; we make more on the pizzas; only have one option next year Some kids left early b/c no balloon drop; discuss alternatives for next year Waiting on invoice from Josh […]

Expectations

Respecting Facilities: Students are to only use what is theirs and not touch property of other students. NO food, gum or drink in the music classrooms. Water will be allowed with permission only. Teacher’s work tables, roller chairs and desks are off limits to students. Students need to knock before entering the department office. Classroom […]

Grading

School Grading Scale:            District Grading Scale:                         LNE Music Scale: A =90-100                                        80% Summative Assessments           […]

Absence Policy

Daily participation points do not need to be made up unless they become excessive resulting in multiple low weekly participation grades. Communication is necessary when students are missing for other LNE activities such as athletics or other extra curricular or academic purposes. When absent for school activities, points are not lost, make-up assignments do not […]

Choral Rehearsal Procedures

Starting Rehearsal: First walk in, grab your music folder and spit out your gum. Place any personal belongings and bags under the tallest platforms at the back of the room. Do not set backpacks on empty floor space around platforms. You may talk quietly AT YOUR SEAT until the bell, then become silent for announcements […]

Instrumental Rehearsal Procedures

Starting Rehearsal: Come in already prepared, grab your music folder at the top of the steps, spit out your gum and begin setting up chairs and stands. This should be done with your stand partner. One person is responsible for the two chairs and the other should get the stand. Next get out instruments, leaving the […]

What is Show Band?

Show Band is an instrumental performing ensemble that plays the music for the competitive Show Choir Show. This ensemble is a lot of fun. Show Band rehearses and competes along side of both Voices ‘N’ Harmony and Dynamix. There is a lot of recognition and it is a great way for vocal and instrumental students to […]

Handling Concerns

Students, parents and staff members are expected to handle concerns in a respectful manner and order. Document your concern in either a note or e-mail with a phone number for the teacher to call for conferencing. This concern should not be discussed publically. Put it in a sealed envelope and place in the teacher’s mailbox. […]

Expectations for Rooms & Equipment

All instruments need to be stored in cases and locked in lockers. All music is to be stored in folders and put in the folio cabinets. Not lockers or storage rooms or floor. Instruments need to be wiped down EVERY time a student plays them. Percussion equipment is not to be moved out of its […]

ParentVue – Get Connected

If you have not yet signed up for Parent Vue, please do this right away. We DO NOT recommend looking at your child’s gradebook through their Student Vue. Please sign up to have your own access. The LNE Music Department uses the Parent Vue portal to communicate. Emails are sent to Parent Vue directly from […]