Welcome to Grade 6-8 Band, Grade 8 Science, and Grade 5-8 Boys Volleyball!
A BIG THANK YOU to our 2016/2017 Band Sponsors!
- Swamp Cats Ltd.
- Pare Bookkeeping
- Royal Purple 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. 10th at 10:45am - Remembrance Day Ceremony
The grade 7/8 band will perform O'Canada and Eagle Summit March.
Nov. 26th (Saturday) - 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. 15th @ 6:30pm - Vera grade 2/3 Christmas Concert
The grade 7/8 band will perform Christmas songs for the concert held in the Aurora gym.
Dec. 20th & 21st - Vera kindergartn & grade 1 Christmas Concerts
The grade 8 band will perform Christmas songs at Vera for their concerts.
Dec. 21st @ 10:30am - 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 - "Heroes" Fine Arts Showcase
All of the grades 6-8 Fine Arts at Aurora will be on display and performing for this annual event.
March 8th & 9th - Edmonton Field Trip
The grade 7/8 band will perform on stage at West Edmonton Mall, attend a musical theatre performance of "Crazy for You" at the Citadel and work with professional musicians at the Grant MacEwan Conservatory of Music.
April 19-21st - 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 5-8 Boys Volleyball Practices from September to mid-November on Mondays and Thursdays 3:30-5:15pm.
Final District tournament for grade 7/8 team is on November 12th, 2017 in Lac La Biche area.
Final tournament for grade 5/6 teams is on November 19th, 2017 in Cold Lake area.