VanderCook Weekly Update



Building Hours for the Week of December 2, 2013

7AM - 11PM

7AM - 11PM

7AM - 11PM

7AM - 11PM

7AM - 10:30PM

9AM - 6PM

12PM - 11PM

Students who will be out of 9,10, and 11AM classes / lessons on Tuesday include:

Devante Anderson
Jillian Bacon
Jacob Bass
Marisa Bellie
Jaeden Blamer
Elliot Borg
Ryan Burnett
Ashley Burton
Veronica Castorena
Zacary Clark
Jacob Cypranowski
Maxwell Dykla
Luke Frith
Sergio Garcia
Evan Gillum
Brian Goodman
Ajanette Guzman
Brandon Harding
Matt Ingelson
Kenny Jones
Mark Killackey
Regan Kline
Kristin Klypchak
Jillian Lagerstrom
Jessamyn Larsen
Elizabeth Limon
Valentina Mendoza
Hannah Menich
Peter Messing
Malu Navarette
Brittany Neely
Juan Osorio
Christian Perez
Kaitlin Pucci
Sarah Quesnell
Andrew Quinlan
Jeremy Rowland 
Victoria Shoemaker
Steven Showstead
Matt Skrzypczynski
Gabriel Smith
Charlie Sommers
Sierra Willsey





“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” 
― Maya Angelou


High School Counselor Day at VanderCook

Tuesday, December 3rd

High School Counselors will be visiting classes, please make them feel welcome. (Detailed schedule to follow)

Ensemble schedule for this week........

Monday - Band

Tuesday - Chamber Ensembles will not meet during the 1:30 time.

Counselor Day Performance Line up (not concert order):

Jazz Band
Percussion Ensemble 1
String Ensemble
Wind Ensemble

Wednesday - Band

Thursday - Choir

Friday - Band

Faculty and Staff Meeting
Tuesday, December 3rd
Room 100
4:00 PM

Midwest guest passes will be available.

Student Organization Meetings
Tuesday, December 3rd
Room 100
4:00 PM

Many of the organizations will be holdong elections during this time.

Run Out Performance at MLK College Prep
Wednesday, December 4th
Jazz Band & Wind Ensemble

All classes will meet as scheduled.  The students listed on the side rail will miss the 9,10, and 11AM classes / lessons.  All students will be back in classes by noon.

Holiday Concert
Thursday, December 5th
Nativity of Our Lord Catholic Church
6:30 PM 

**concert choir and orchestra will rehearse on Wednesday evening at Nativity of Our Lord.

MTI application extension through 12/20

Minority Teachers of Illinois (MTI) Scholarship funding has limited funding left for the 13/14 academic year and will continue accepting application through (including) Friday, December 20, 2013.  Complete applications submitted on or before December 20 will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis for as long as funding remains.  

Please visit both the link below for more information and to apply:

**Room Reservations**

To check the availability of a room please see Cindy Tovar.

Room schedule notes:

The MIDI Lab will be unavailable on Monday, December 2 from 6PM - 8PM for Marching Band Methods.

CCGE  ( Community Classical Guitar Ensemble) will meet on Monday, Dec 2 in room 225 at 6:30 PM.

Room 100 & 130 will be reserved this evening (12/2) after classes for piano tuning.

Dress Rehearsals:

Abi Fernandez - room 130 - 12:00PM



RA Applications




December 06, 2013 Abigail Fernandez Senior Recital (06:00 PM - 07:00 PM)
December 06, 2013 Jonathan Page Senior Recital (08:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
December 08, 2013 IIT / CMP Recital (01:00 PM - 02:00 PM)
December 08, 2013 Community Classical Guitar Ensemble Recital (03:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
December 09, 2013-December 12, 2013 Final Exams (All Day Event)
December 09, 2013-December 13, 2013 Fourth assessment due and exit interview(All Day Event)
December 13, 2013 End of Fall Student Teaching (All Day Event)
December 13, 2013 Juries (All Day Event)
December 14, 2013 Midwest Rehearsal (09:00 AM - 04:30 PM)
December 16, 2013 Midwest Rehearsal (09:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
December 17, 2013-December 21, 2013 Midwest Clinic (All Day Event)
December 18, 2013 Midwest Rehearsal (06:00 PM - 09:30 PM)
December 19, 2013 Midwest Rehearsal (06:00 PM - 09:30 PM)
December 20, 2013 Last Day to Drop Classes (All Day Event)
December 20, 2013 Midwest Concert (01:30 PM - 02:45 PM)
December 21, 2013 Semester Ends At Noon (All Day Event)
January 06, 2014 Professional Ed Classes Begin (All Day Event)
January 13, 2014 Spring Semester Begins (All Day Event)

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3140 South Federal Street
Chicago, IL 60616-3731
(312) 225-6288

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