2018 Music in Our Schools concert set - March 24, 2018

Record Number: 17022


March is Music in Our Schools month, and FWCS will celebrate with a concert festival at South Side High School beginning at 9 a.m. The festival will feature 19 groups from District middle and high schools and will highlight concert bands, string orchestras, jazz ensembles, the Kekionga Steel Drum ensemble, a concert choir and a show choir. The FWCS All City Orchestra will also perform. The full schedule is below:

9 a.m. - Memorial Park Middle School 7th and 8th Grade Jazz Combos

9:20 a.m. - Weisser Park Elementary Band

9:40 a.m. - Portage 7th and 8th Grade Concert Band

10 a.m. - Wayne High School Advanced Concert Band

10:20 a.m. - Lane Middle School Jazz Band

10:40 a.m. - Snider High School Jazz Combo

11 a.m. - Blackhawk Middle School 8th Grade Band

11:20 a.m. - Lane Middle School Advanced Strings

11:40 a.m. - Snider High School String Orchestra

Noon - FWCS Middle School All City Orchestra

1 p.m. - Northwood Middle School 7th and 8th Grade Concert Band

1:20 p.m. - Shawnee Middle School Advanced Concert Band

1:40 p.m. - Jefferson Middle School 8th Grade Concert Band

2 p.m. - Northrop High School Intermediate Concert Band

2:20 p.m. - Kekionga Middle School Steel Drums

2:40 p.m. - South Side High School String Orchestra

3:20 p.m. - South Side High School Vocal and Piano Soloist

3:40 p.m. - Lakeside Middle School Lancer Choir

4 p.m. - Memorial Park Middle School Show Choir

With nearly 30,000 students, Fort Wayne Community Schools is one of the largest school districts in Indiana. FWCS proudly allows families to choose any of its 50 schools through its successful school-choice program creating diversity in each school, including some with more than 75 languages spoken. FWCS offers seven magnet schools focusing on areas such as science and math, communication, fine arts or Montessori at the elementary and middle school level. In high school, students can choose from the prestigious International Baccalaureate program, Project Lead the Way or New Tech Academy as well as other rigorous academic and specialty training programs.