District Site

111 Central Ave. N.
New Prague, MN 11111

phone: 111-111-1111
fax: 111-111-1111


BEGINNERS: 5th Gr. Band 2019-2020

Greetings & Welcome to BAND!

1. Registration/Remind

Please fill out the information on the following link.


I communicate with families using the "Remind" service. Please sign up using the following links. Enter in your phone # to receive a text reminder the morning of a "band day" and other short reminders throughout the year.  

(Email reminders are also an option if you prefer to not receive a text.)


2. Band Materials

Please obtain all band materials (instrument, instrument accessories, book, portable music stand).  

All band students will start band & lessons the third week of school (approx. mid-September).

Calendars & lesson schedules will be distributed to each classroom and student prior to the start of band.

Scholarships available for students (free/reduced lunch requirement).





 *Save your receipts for rentals/purchases for tax purposes. Keep the instrument serial # & brand name for your records at home.


3. Band information that was sent home in 4th grade

If your child missed the "Meet the Instruments" presentation, they can see a similar presentation .

(sent April 2019)

: (sent May 2019)

  • (sent home after instrument try-outs in May 2019, & selected instrument marked by Mrs. Spindler)
  • Second letter home also included the above links on that are needed & tips on .


4. Concert Dates (2019-20) & Info

Mark your calendars!  Mark your calendars! 

5th Grade Showcase Night Performance (each building performing separately)

Raven Stream:  Thursday, December 12, 2019 - RS Gym

Eagle View:  Monday, December 16, 2019 - EV Gym/Cafeteria

Falcon Ridge:  Tuesday, December 17, 2019  - FR Cafeteria


Panorama of Bands Concert - Sun., Feb. 23, 2020 @ 3pm - NPHS Gym (all buildings together)

All-District 5th Gr Band Concert - Tues., May 5, 2020 @ 7pm - NPHS Auditorium (all buildings together)


5. Questions/Concerns?

How to reach Mrs. Spindler

Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns. Emailing me is the best way to reach me.  Thanks!

My contact info: