Instructions for Braves Game on Wednesday, August 21

Reminder: Previously-registered members of the Chorus are singing at the Braves game on Wednesday, August 21 at 2019…

All students wear this year’s chorus t-shirt, with school appropriate length shorts and tennis shoes (or closed-toe shoes).  Students in grades 10 – 12 meet in the chorus room at 4:30 pm for rehearsal.  Chaperones and freshmen meet us in the bus lanes at 5 pm.  Bring water for the bus ride.  Singers should bring or eat a snack before coming.

All students ride the bus with us to the game.  Any student wishing to not ride the bus back to school, must bring in a parent’s note of permission* or have parent email permission to emily.allyn@cobbk12.org by Tuesday, August 20 at 4 pm.  For student safety, we will not accept permission notes on August 21 and we will not accept permission by phone or text at the game.

Option #1 – Immediate Departure with Parent After We Sing at 3rd Base Gate

7:30 pm – Your parent may pick you up at the 3rd Base Gate immediately after we sing. This option requires a parent’s permission note.

Option #2 – Depart with Parent at 8:15 pm at 3rd Base Gate

8:15 pm – Your parent may pick you up at the 3rd Base Gate. This option also requires a parent’s permission note.

Option #3 – Depart with Parent at 9:00 pm

9:00 pm  If your parents or neighbor plan to attend the Braves game, and you want to ride home with them, you must checkout with Dr. Williams or Mrs. Allyn at 9:00 pm.  If you are riding with a neighbor rather than your own parent, you must have a permission note from your parent.

Option #4 – Bus back to Walton

9:15 pm – You ride the bus back to Walton with remaining students and your parent picks you up in the bus lanes at 9:45 PM, sharp.

* Please indicate on permission note with whom you are riding (ex. parent, neighbor, etc.)

Two Important Deadlines (today is the last day to order uniforms!)

Sunday, August 18 –

Today (Sunday, 8/18) is the deadline to order uniforms for women and bow ties for men. Contact michelledobo@gmail.com immediately if you have not ordered a uniform.

Monday, August 19

Tomorrow (Monday, 8/19) is the deadline to pay $55 participation fee and receive chorus t-shirt before the Braves game. Log-in to your CHARMS account to pay.

Tour Choir Rehearsals Every WEB from 1:15 – 2:15 PM

Note: The original time was incorrectly posted as 1:50 to 2:15. The correct time is 1:15 to 2:15.

Tour Choir rehearsals for the France 2020 trip begin Wednesday, 8/14 and continue each WEB from 1:15 – 2:15 pm. If you have mandatory labs, etc. from other academic teachers, please let the directors know and plan to get information from a friend.

It is already time to think about roommates and chaperone groups. Parents: if you plan to room with your child, will you let the directors know as soon as possible?

We are excited to begin this journey!

Chorus to sing at Braves Game – Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Note: Registration and ticket sales for the Braves game is closed.

Students singing at the Braves game will meet at 4:30pm on August 21st in the chorus room to rehearse. All students should wear this year’s chorus t-shirt (which will be distributed prior to the game), shorts, and tennis shoes. Ninth grade students, please join us in the bus lanes at 5pm. Students should bring money for food & beverage at the game. Please pick up your student at Walton promptly at 9:45pm in the bus lanes.  Should you have any questions please contact Kat Wilson at katcwilson@gmail.com.  Go BRAVES!!

Parent Meeting on Tuesday, August 6th at 7pm in Walton Dining Hall

Parent Meeting

Mark Your Calendars

Walton Chorus will kick off the year with a Parents Meeting on Tuesday, August 6 at 7pm. All parents are invited and encouraged to attend this informative session. The Parents Meeting will be in the Walton Dining Hall (the new Theater is not quite ready yet).

Next up, we’ll be headed to the Braves Game on Wednesday, August 21 for our students to sing the National Anthem. Click here for more details and ticket information.