Calendar by month

Items in italics involve only a subset of the AHS Orchestra students
MonthDayEventTimesPlace
SEPTEMBER14Beginner Orchestra Master Class I9:00-11:00 amO. Henry
TBDSmall MS Orchestra Picnic11:30 am-1:30 pmNichols Park
18Fall Concert6:30 pmAHS PAC
21Haunted House construction9:00 am-12:00 pmAHS Orchestra Room
?-?All-City Orchestra (ACO) rehearsals & concertTBDAISD PAC
28Haunted House construction2:00-5:00 pmAHS Orchestra Room
30Orchestra Fees due (if paying total amount)AHS Orchestra Room or Online
30First installment student fees due (online option)Online payments only
OCTOBER5Haunted House construction9:00 am-12:00 pm
1:00-4:00 pm
AHS Orchestra Room
7Baton Circle Sponsor deadline for Monster Concert
6Haunted House construction2:00-5:00 pmAHS Orchestra Room
12Haunted House construction9:00 am-12:00 pm
1:00-4:00 pm
AHS Orchestra Room
12All-Region Orchestra string auditions1:00 pmCovington MS
13Haunted House construction2:00-5:00 pmAHS Orchestra Room
17Monster Concert practice (middle schools)10:00 am-1:00 pmAHS PAC
19Monster Concert and Carnival3:00-9:00 pmAHS PAC & Grounds
20Austin Youth Orchestra (AYO) Concert3:00 pmAHS PAC
26All State High School Orchestra taping9:00 amMcCallum HS
31Second installment student fees due (online option)Online payments only
NOVEMBER9Beginner Orchestra Master Class II9:00-11:00 amO. Henry MS
14String Festival (Seniors only)9:00 am-1:00 pmAISD PAC
14All-Region Orchestra sectionals6:30–9:00 pmAustin HS
15-16All-Region Orchestra clinic and concertTBDAISD PAC
22Student Thanksgiving Social4:30-6:00 pm and
6:30-9:00pm
AHS Orchestra Room and Long Center
30Third (final) installment student fees due (online option)Online payments only
DECEMBER4Full Orchestra Concert (Chamber only)6:00 pmAHS PAC
8Austin Youth Orchestra (AYO) Concert3:00 pmAHS PAC
11Winter Concert and Dinner (vertical team)5:00 pm (dinner)
6:30 pm (concert)
AHS Cafeteria/PAC
13Student Winter SocialTBDTBD
18O. Henry MS 6th Grade Concert, solos by AHS students6:30-7:30 pmO. Henry MS
16-23Fundraiser: Trail of Lights ParkingEveningsAHS parking lot
JANUARY114th and 5th Grade Winter Orchestra Camp9:00 am-2:00 pmAHS Orchestra Room
15 & 22UIL Solo/Ensemble Recitals5:00/6:00/7:00 pmAHS Orchestra Room
25UIL Solo and Ensemble ContestTimes as assignedAkins High School
30O. Henry 6th Grade Concert, solos by AHS students6:30 pmO. Henry MS
FEBRUARYTBDStudent SocialTBDTBD
11Full Orchestra Pre-UIL Concert6:00 pmAHS PAC
20-21Full Orchestra Pre-UIL FestivalDuring school hoursAISD PAC
MARCH1Austin Youth Orchestra (AYO) Concert2:30 pm-4:30 pmAHS PAC
3Full Orchestra UIL/ Sight Reading ContestTBDAISD PAC
4 & 5Middle School Orchestra UIL Contest (AHS host)TBDAISD PAC
12-15Orchestra Trip (pending approval)Spring BreakNew Orleans
APRIL46th Grade Solo and Ensemble8:30 am-12:30 pmAHS Orchestra Room & 4 Classrooms
7String Orchestra Pre-UIL Concert6:30 pmAHS PAC
9Pre-UIL String FestivalDuring school hoursAISD PAC
17Dedication Day9:30 amAHS
17Orchestra Clinic4:30 pmAHS Orchestra Room/Band Room/PAC
22-23String Orchestra UIL ContestTBDAISD PAC
25AISD Solo and Ensemble ContestTBDMcCallum High School
28Orchestra Banquet5:30-8:30 pmTBD
30AISD Mariachi Festival and Clinic7:00 pmTBD
MAY3Austin Youth Orchestra (AYO) Concert2:30 pm-4:30 pmAHS PAC
5Spring Concert6:30 pmAHS PAC
19O. Henry Fine Arts Showcase (Food & Concert)5:00 pmO. Henry MS
23-25State UIL Solo and Ensemble (TSSEC)TBDUT Austin