Makakilo Elementary School
Kapalama Chorus Newsletter Page 2 Karen Miyamoto, Ph,D.
MAKAKILO (808) 672-1122
92-675 Anipeahi Street
Kapolei, HI 96707
CHORUS NEWSLETTER 10/13/09
October Rehearsals Important Information
Rehearsals in for this month are Tuesdays, October The Chorus is moving forward! It was nice to
13, 20, 27, 2009. see and meet all of you at the Orientation Meeting on
Time: 2:15-4:00 P.M. 10/2/09! As we are getting closer to our upcoming
Grades: K-5 concerts it is important to remember to attend all
Place: Library rehearsals and concerts. Please also practice your
Procedures: Line up single file outside of the Library music daily and memorize your part! If you are
behind your grade level cone. Please wait quietly until
missing any Chorus Forms, Chorus information will
the teacher arrives!
Use the bathroom, eat your snacks, and drink water prior
be posted on the School Website at
to the rehearsal. http://makakilo.k12.hi.us.
Rehearsals have been extended due to the upcoming A Friendly reminder that only chorus students
concerts and festivals. Extra time is needed to prepare for and parent volunteers will be allowed to remain in the
these events. Please have your child bring a snack to eat Library during the Chorus Rehearsals (see attached
prior to the rehearsal. list). It has been noted that parents and siblings have
Snack donations are welcome. These may be dropped off been tampering with library materials and equipment.
to A106. Students may enter and exit the Library only through
Rehearsals will end at 4:00 P.M. We need this time. the side doors (facing Makai). Only Chorus students
Please allow for extra time as students are dismissed one who have submitted payment and uniform order forms
row at a time and then for them to find their backpacks
will be on the chorus list. Chorus students should also
out of the many backpacks lined up in the library. Thank
you for your patience!
have turned in their Registration Forms. All of these
were due by Friday, October 9 to the Chorus Box in
UNIFORM ORDERS the school office. To ensure a successful concert
season, please turn in all field trip and order forms on
All uniform orders were due by Friday, October 9 time (field trip, uniform, bento orders, picture taking,
to the Chorus Box in the school office. All chorus members
need to purchase and order the uniform. The deadline is
Leeward ticket orders).
extended to Wednesday, October 14 for those who still did We are still in need of manpower help (to help
not submit orders. Extra uniform order forms can be load/unload, set up/break down) the choral risers and
obtained on the counter in the school office. Delivery date equipment for the upcoming concerts. Carpet squares
by the first concert and pricing cannot be guaranteed for any are needed to place under the choral risers for the Ala
orders and payments submitted after October 14.
Moana Center Stage Concert. Please contact Mrs.
Miyamoto if you are able to help.
Thank You! Please see the revised, attached rehearsal and
concert schedule below. We are looking forward to a
Thank you to the PTSO Board Members and great concert season. The success of our concerts will
many Parents who came out to assist at the rehearsals! depend upon everyone working together. Thank you
Thank you to our school Librarian, Mr. Kawatachi for to the many volunteers who have signed up and helped
allowing us to use the Library. Thank you to head thus far!
custodian Mr. James Kim Han and custodial crew for
helping to set up chairs at every rehearsal and open up
the café for us! Thank you!!!
MAKAKILO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CHORUS
REHEARSAL SCHEDULE (REVISED 09/25/09)
2009-2010 SCHOOL YEAR
Location: School Library
Time: 2:15-4:00 P.M.
September: 8, 15, 22, 29
October: 13, 20, 27
November: 3, 10, 17, 24
Special Dress Rehearsal: Tuesday, November 17--6-7 P.M. Cafeteria
December: 1, 8, 15
Special Dress Rehearsal: Tuesday, December 1--6-7 P.M. Cafeteria
January: 5, 12, 19, 26
February: 2, 9, 16. 23
March: 2, 9, 23, 30
April: 6, 13, 20, 27
May: 4, 11, 18
Tentative Concert Dates & Times:
1. Thursday, November 19, 2009; 3:00-7:30 P.M.; Christmas Shake Out
Festival; Mid Pacific Arts Academy (Not open to the public, only to chorus
students and adult chaperones).
2. Sunday, November 29, 2009; 4:00 P.M.; Leeward Community College
Annual Christmas Concert; General Admission Tickets $5.
3. Thursday, December 3, 2009; 4:00 P.M.; Chorus Group Picture Taking.
4. Thursday, December 3, 2009; 7:30-8:00 P.M.; Ward Warehouse
5. Wednesday, December 16, 2009; 8:00-8:45 P.M.; Ala Moana Center Stage.
6. Thursday, December 17, 2009; 8:30-9:30 A.M.; Makakilo Elementary School
7. Sunday, December 20, 2009; 5:00-6:00 P.M.; Hilton Hawaiian Village Main
8. Sunday, December 20, 2009; 7-9 P.M.; Christmas Trolley Ride; Pick Up
From and Return to Hilton Hawaiian Village; $10 per person.
CHORUS LIST AS OF 10/9/09
UPDATED CHORUS LIST.
THESE STUDENTS/PARENTS/GUARDIANS ATTENDED THE MANDATORY
10/2/09 MEETING AND/OR COMPLETED AND SUBMITTED ALL FORMS
(Only students who paid for uniforms and submitted the Registration forms will be
allowed to attend rehearsals. We need everyone. Please turn in your forms!)
ALENSONORIN, AARON NICOLA, DAVID
ANGELO, JORDYN O'KELLEY, DYLAN
APOSTADIRO, CLOEY PAET, CLOE
ATCHERSON, JASMINE PASCUA, TRISTAN JEFF
BALIGUAT LAMOYA, SHANNELLE PIGATY, AUKANAII
BAUTISTA, JENNIFER PILIALOHA, SAVANNAH
BOLTZ, CHELSY PIRES, ANGELINA
CASTRO, PARIS PIRES, SAMANTHA
COOK, LOEGHAN ROEHL, LANCE
CRUZ, JAEDEN RUIZ, KANOELANI
CRUZ, JATHAN SAGUN, ARABELLA KATE
DUGAY, JOY SANTA MONICA, MAIA
ENOKA-MIRAMONTES, MOANI-LIA SANTOS, ZAIRA
ENOKA-MIRAMONTES, MYLAH SARCEDO-ALLEN, SERENITEY
FABRAO, HILINAI SARCEDO-ALLEN, TRINITEY
FAUROT, LEIOLANI SAVE, ALEXANDRIA
GARRINGER, JENNA SEARCY, SABRINA
GEIGER, HEIDI SEARCY, SAMANTHA
HUFANA, ARYN RAE SEARCY, XANDER
JACOB, CHRISTIAN SHIMAMOTO, KRISHEREE
JACOB, EUSEBIO SILVA, JHANELLE
JOHNSON, REBECCA SILVA, ROXY
KAAPANA, ARILEIGH SMITH ORTIZ, ALDEAN
KANESHI, CARMEN ANN SOLOMON, CHRISTINA
LAGAT, CHANDRELLE SOTOA, FAGATOGO AARON
LUTZ, HAJILE SOTOA, SALAMASINA
MAAFALA, SIENNA SUAPAIA, AKAMU
MAGNO III, PEDRO SU'APAIA, FILO
MARTOS, KELLSIE TARAPE, TEHANI
MASON, BILLIE SADE TAYLOR, DAISY
MATA, LEHUA TAYLOR-TWINING, JAISHA
MATANGI, KIMBERLY TELLIO, KAMILLE
MCKEAN, CHASITY TIMMONS, DAVEN
MCKEAN, TORIN TOLAI, KASSIUS
MELTON, AMARA TOLAI, KESTIN
MILLER, AZURINE VACEK, FELY
MIYAMOTO, KRISTYN VENTURA, ALEXANDRA
NAMOHALA, SIENNA YNIGUEZ, CASSIE
NAZARENO, CRISTIE YNIGUEZ, CHLOE