Past Events

  • May 2011

    Dorney Park was a huge success!  Congrats to all performers!  The band and chorus both placed 1st and the chorus won overall best chorus score.  Job well done!

    Please see the slide show below! :)

    Junior High All County Band and Chorus

    Four students from HFIS performed in the All County Junior High Chorus and Band concert.  It was an amazing weekend!  Bravo performers!

      

     

    April 2011

    Elementary All County Band and Chorus!

    Mrs. Suckling and I are very excited that 9 students participated in the Elementary All County Band and Chorus festival.

    Excellent job!

        

    April 2010

    Elementary All County Band and Chorus! 

    Nine, yes nine students from Highland Falls participated in the Elementary All County Festival with rehearsals 2 days in April and 1 in May with a concert May 1st. 

    Four of the nine were from the band: 3 flutes and 1 clarinet.

    Way to go ladies and gentlemen!

    Congratulations All County Band!!

    You all worked so hard and put on a fantastic conert!  I am so proud of you all and cannot wait for the CD to arrive so we can share it with your classmates.  Way to go!!!

           

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    March 2010

    Concerto Night

    Several students from the 6th grade class participated in an evening of music here at the middle school.

    They performed solos, duets, and in groups on instruments and used their voices.

    Afterward there was cake and goodies to celebrate the meldious sounds. 

    Well done everyone who participated!

     

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    January 2010

    All County Band Auditions

    Congratulations to those 6th graders who auditioned for Elementary All County Band, January 23 @ Florida, SS Seward! 

    All 9 of you worked hard to prepare your solos and I am very proud of the work you have done!

         

     

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    June 2009

    NYSSMA

    During the weekend on June 5th and 6th, a total of 10 instrumental students performed individually prepared solos for judges at the NYSSMA competition.  It took place at Suffern Middle School.

    No one received less than a rating of "Excellent" (21-25 point out of 28 points total, which is the second highest rating)!!!  

    We celebrated this accomplishment by having an ice cream party after school, Monday 6/8.

        

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    May 2009

    CONGRATULATIONS DORNEY PARK PERFORMERS!

     

    Both the Chorus and the Band received a "Good" rating at the Music In the Parks Competition on Friday, May 8 @ Dorney Park, PA.

    49 students participated in this experience.

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    April 2009

    All County

    1 student from the Middle School band participated in the All County Orchestra and 6 High School chorus students participated in the All County Chorus.

    The concert was held April 25 and it was spectacular!  Job well done!

    (Picture still to come)

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    March 2009

     

    Music in Our Schools Month:  We had many students perform solos, duets, and in ensembles over the morning announcements during the entire month of March. 

    Bravo to those of you woke up the Middle School with your melodious sounds!