Degrees and Certifications:
Welcome to Jenkins Orchestra for the 2018-20-19 school year. My name is Mrs. Linda Bowen, and I am looking forward to an exciting year at Jenkins Middle School. I also teach at Madison and Keller Elementary schools.
Regarding my contact information, you can reach me at my district email: firstname.lastname@example.org I will also be available to meet after school Tuesday-Friday by appointment.
For concert dates, please review the calendar app, and check here for important orchestra information. There has already been one concert date change in May; the new date is Wednesday, May 8th. In advance, thank you for your support of the performing arts in our district.
Orchestra concerts -
Our first orchestra concert is Thursday, October 11th. Please encourage your orchestra student to practice in preparation which helps set them up for success! Students should practice a minimum of 30 minutes, 5 times per week.
Concert attire is Jenkins Music shirts and dark pants. The 6th graders wear the Jenkins Music T-shirt and the 7th-8th graders wear the Jenkins Music T-Shirt polo.
Our December concert is Tuesday, December 11th, 2018
On Thursday, February 28th, 2019 there is a performance opportunity/concert for the 8th grade Chamber Orchestra class only at Doherty High School from 7:00-8:00 p.m.
The spring concert is Thursday, March 7th, 2019
Our final, May concert is Wednesday, May 8th, 2019
(This concert date was changed from the 2nd to the 8th)