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Mustang Bands Perform Halloween Concert

Students in the Mustang Band at Lakewood Middle School performed a Halloween Concert at the Salina Central Auditorium.  The groups dressed in costumes and performed spooky music.  You can watch the two videos below to see the entire concert.  The

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6th Graders Skate the Night Away

6th graders from Lakewood Middle School enjoyed an evening skating and hanging out.

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6th Grade Students Complete First Day

6th grade students participated in first day activities and orientation at Lakewood Middle School.  After meeting their first hour teachers, the students attended an assembly where they were introduced to other staff at the school.  Students then competed in several

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6th Graders Participate in Band Olympics

6th grader band students completed their Band Olympics unit. Students were assigned teams and worked together to compete in competitive and non-competitive events. A handful of individuals and teams set “world records” in their events. Visit the World Records section

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Week 1

This past week, band students got back in the swing of things following two weeks of winter vacation.  Students in each class learned a new warm-up.  Students also signed up to perform solos and ensembles at music contest in March. 

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Snow, snow, go away…

This past week, band students got new music and took playing tests to assess their learning this quarter.  Here is the week-in-review: Monday, December 7 – Students got new music today and reviewed for their playing tests. Tuesday, December 8 – Students

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A Week in Review

Here is a summary of band activities from this past week: Monday, November 30 – The bands ran through their concert order.  Student speakers in each class began practicing reading the script for the concert.  All the students continued working

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Band Update

It has been a few days since the last blog post, so here is a quick update. The band concert is scheduled for Thursday, December 3 at 7:30 PM.  The students need to wear their band polo with long pants

Posted in 6th Grade Band, 7th Grade Band, 8th Grade Band

Let It Snow!

Today it snowed!  But we still had school. The 7th graders made up some ground on the practice competition over the weekend.  The 8th graders closed the gap between them and the 6th graders, but the 6th graders continue to

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6th graders leading practice competition

The 6th grade band is leading the practice competition with an average of 4.56 cards turned in per student.  The 8th graders are close behind with 3.93 cards turned in per student and the 7th graders trail with 1.68 cards

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