•  

    The band and chorus students in grades six through eight are attending adjudications on May 17, 2019.  The students will be performing for judges who will rate our performances.  We will leave school at 8:00 a.m. and return by 8:30 p.m.  The adjudications will be in the morning at two different schools and then we will go to Dorney Park.

    The students will need to bring a lunch.  They will receive a voucher for dinner at the park.

    TRIP DETAILS:

    WHAT TO WEAR:

    • In the morning, the students will need to wear their Valley Road School music t-shirts.
    • Casual clothing is acceptable as long as the students follow our school dress code.  

    WHAT TO BRING:

    • A bag lunch.
    • Band students need their music and instruments.
    • If rain is in the forecast, the students should bring a raincoat and money if they want to store it in a locker.  

    TIME WE DEPART FROM SCHOOL AND DESTINATIONS:

    • We will leave Valley Road School at 8:00 a.m.
    • The chorus will perform at Kutztown Area High School, 50 Trexler Ave., Kutztown, PA 19530.
    • The band will perform at Fleetwood Area High School, 803 North Richmond St., Fleetwood, PA 19522.
    • We will go to Dorney Park around 1:00 p.m.

    ADJUDICATION TIMES:

    • The chorus will warm up at 10:40 a.m. and perform at 11:00 a.m.
    • The band will warm up at 12:10 p.m. and perform at 12:35 p.m.

    DORNEY PARK, DINNER, and the AWARD CEREMONY:

    • Chaperones will receive the park tickets and dinner vouchers at the adjudication.
    • The students must stay with their chaperones while at the park.            
    • The award ceremony is at 5:45 p.m. in the Food Fest Grove.

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT THE END OF THE DAY:

    • Students who are taking the bus home need to be ready to leave at 6:45 p.m.  We will meet inside the park in front of the merry-go-round by the exit.  
    • Parents need to provide written permission if their child would like to go home with a friend’s parent.  *Permission over the phone will not be accepted.
    • Students taking the bus home will need to be picked up from Valley Road School by 8:30 p.m.