CHOIR NOTES: The first Choir meeting will be Tuesday, September 23rd from 3-4:30 in the Music Room. During regular school hours you can call or e-mail Mrs. Richter for more information about Choir at 397-1350 x 3110 or Linda.Richter@nisd.net. Thank you for your attention.
STRINGS NOTES: We have a wonderfully large group of students enrooling in Strings. You can still join, just call or e-mail Mrs. Richter for more information at 397-1350 x 3110 or Linda.Richter@nisd.net Classes are currently meeting on Wednesday and Thursday form 3-4:15 in the Music Room. It looks like we might have to separate into two groups, a Wednesday group and a Thursday group. We wil lknow more after next week. Stay tuned for updates!
BUS LOOP SAFETY PATROLS: This program has been DISCONTINUED. Please contact the Coaches for information about the Safety Patrols at 397-1350 x 3151.
Young Astronauts: This club is for students interested in the space program and related subjects. There are 26 openings in this club. Fifth graders are given priority and will have an opportunity to sign up for applications during the first music rotation. The deadline for Fifth grade applications and dues is October 1st. If all slots have not been filled by that date, Fourth graders will be given an opportunity to enroll. Contact Mrs. Richter for more information.
All about Mrs. Richter:
Mrs. Richter began her career in Music Education in 1975. She has been active on campus as a sponsor of the Young Astronauts, RABA-TV, Bus Loop Safety Patrols, Choir, and Strings since the school opened in 2000. The Raba Rattlers Choir participated several years in an annual Benefit Concert to Sponsor a Teacher in Afghanistan, and has recorded a CD of jazz classics with the Regency Jazz Band, generously funded by the Raba PTA, the Northside Education Foundation, and Dr.Carl Raba. The Choir's "Jazz for GIs" CD was given to the USO in May 2009 for distribution to our troops in Afghanistan and Iraq. "Jazz for GIs" was also included in our 2009 Christmas packages for soldiers in Afghanistan and Iraq. The music department at Raba maintains an active schedule of campus and district music activities. The Choir has added performing at the Rampage "Pink in the Rink" night annual benefit game for Breast Cancer Awareness and Research.