Welcome to Grade 6-8 Band, Grade 8 Science, & Grade 7-8 Boys Volleyball!
A BIG THANK YOU to our 2017/2018 Band Sponsors!
- Cliffy's Oilfield Transport Services
- EDCON Power Tongs
- Kinsmen Club of Lac La Biche
- Plamondon Co-op
- Lac La Biche Festival of Trees
Consider supporting the Aurora Band Program through our current Mabel's Labels Fundraiser!
Important BAND Dates 2016/17:
Nov. 9th at 10:45am - Remembrance Day Ceremony
The grade 7/8 band will perform O'Canada and Heroes and Glory.
Nov. 25th (Saturday) @ 2:15pm - Festival of Trees at the BOLD Center
The grade 7/8 band will perform Christmas carols. Students and parents will also be selling consession items as a band fundraiser.
Dec. 18th @ 12:30pm - Vera kindergarten Christmas Concert
The grade 8 band will perform Christmas songs for the concert held in the Aurora gym.
Dec. 19th @ 12:15pm - Vera Grade 1 Christmas Concert
The grade 8 band will perform Christmas songs at Vera for their concerts.
Dec. 19th @ 1:45pm - Aurora Grade 4/5 Christmas Concert
The grade 7/8 band will perform Christmas songs at the Aurora Grade 4/5 concert.
January 31st @ 7pm - "Hollywood" Fine Arts Showcase
All of the grades 6-8 Fine Arts and Band Classes at Aurora will be on display and performing for this annual event.
March 7th & 8th - Edmonton Field Trip
The grade 7/8 band will perform on stage at West Edmonton Mall, attend a musical theatre performance of "Mamma Mia!" at the Citadel and work with professional musicians at the Grant MacEwan Conservatory of Music.
April 16-19th - Lac La Biche Music Festival (Intrumental)
All bands will compete at the Lac La Biche Music Festival.
May 3rd - Music Festival final performance
Select band(s) will be asked to perform on behalf of Aurora based upon the outcome of the music festival performances.
May ? - Grade 7/8 Band to Vera
The grade 7/8 Band has been invited to perform fun songs for the students at Vera M. Welsh.
June ??? - Aurora Grade 4-8 Final Concert
All bands will be performing for one last concert along with other music and fine arts options at Aurora.
Grade 8 Science
My science program is a hands on, lab-based program covering the following topics:
Sept.- Nov. - Mix & Flow of Matter
Nov. - Jan. - Light & Optics
Jan. - Feb. - Mechanical Systems
March - May - Cells & Systems
June - Fresh & Salt Water Systems
Grade 7-8 Boys Volleyball Practices from September to mid-November on Mondays and Thursdays 3:30-5:15pm.
Oct. 21st - Mini Wow Pow Tournament at BOLD Center in Lac La Biche
Nov. 9th - Ward competition play-off after school at Aurora
Nov. 18th - Final District tournament in Cold Lake (if place first or second at Wards)
AURORA THUNDER 2017/18 DISTICT VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONS!!!!