July 21, 2021

 Check out the latest updates!

Do you need to rent an instrument for the coming school year or return your summer rental? This is only for students who will be 2nd or 3rd years.

Cache Rental/Return Nights
Saturday, August 7, 9-11 am 
or
Friday, August 13, 6-8 pm
433 S. 500 E. River Heights

*Instruments returned after August 27th will lose their $50 deposit.  School year rental fees will be $80 after August 27th.

Logan Rental/Return Night
Thursday, August 12, 6-8 pm
Mount Logan Middle School 
Portable B
875 N 200 E




Need to register for 2nd/3rd year orchestra?
*Deadline is September 1, 2021





1st year registration will be in September.  Watch for a flyer to come home with your child the end of August.




June 30, 2021

Summer Practice Safari

 


MWSA Summer Practice Safari

Join Us this Summer for a Practice Safari. You will earn prizes
that will be mailed to you as you reach each practice destination. 
Throughout the summer, you will want to fill out the
Survey Link below at the end of EACH MONTH so that your
minutes can be counted towards your prize earnings.The Practice Safari will be from June 1-August 31, 2021.


LINKS TO RECORD PRACTICE MINUTES

JUNE: https://tinyurl.com/MWSAJune2021

JULY: https://tinyurl.com/MWSAJuly2021

AUGUST: https://tinyurl.com/MWSAAugust2021


PRIZES YOU CAN EARN

MINUTES PRACTICED

PRIZE

200

Zebra Charm & MWSA “Keep Calm and Play” Button

500

Tiger Charm & Tattoo

750

Rhino Charm & Free Donut Coupon

1000

Elephant Charm & Free 5 oz. Yogurtland Coupon

1500

Monkey Charm & Rubber Duck

2000

Tiger Charm & Chuck-a-Rama Coupon


Each charm represents a different destination on the journey chart.  These charms can be attached to a keychain or bracelet to show-off to your friends and family.  Here is an image of the charms so you can see what you will earn.



May 3, 2021

Upcoming Events

 Upcoming Events

Summer Strings registration is now open.  Click here for more info.

Registration for 2nd years is open for next year.  Click here for more info.

Instrument returns and summer rentals will be May 20th for Logan and May 21st & 22nd for Cache.   Click here for more details.

Swim Party will be held on June 26th at 7:30 p.m. at the Logan Aquatic Center.  Families are welcome, $1 donation per person.

Do you want to be an Ambassador next year?  Check out this page.

Registration for 1st years will be coming in the fall!  More info coming soon!


March 3, 2021

Practice-a-thon (March 8th to March 19th)


Please submit your practice minutes here:  https://forms.gle/PKFADj5sdDQdTm6p8


Use the Donate button below to donate with PayPal or a credit card. Please indicate your child's name and school in the note section.

Practice-a-thon info: 

Every year MWSA holds a Practice-a-thon fundraiser. Students record their practice minutes every day during the scheduled 12 days. Students are encouraged to obtain pledges from family and friends. Pledges can be a specific dollar amount or can be per minute or hour practiced. At the end of the Practice-a-thon, students will submit their minutes practiced and donations online and receive prizes for reaching certain goals. In May, MWSA will have grand prize drawings for students who practiced more than 200 minutes and have at least one donation (any amount).    

The Practice-a-thon begins on Monday, March 8th and goes until Friday, March 19th.  Please see the attached Practice-a-thon Tracking Sheet to help you record your minutes.  Practice minutes and donations need to be submitted online at www.mountainweststrings.com by Friday, March 26th in order to qualify for prizes.  

Prizes:

200+ minutes (with at least one donation)

400+ minutes (with at least one donation)

Top total minutes (North, South, and Logan)

Top total donations (North, South, and Logan)

Class with most minutes practiced per student will win an orchestra class party!

Grand Prize Drawing (students who practice 200+ minutes and have at least one donation will be eligible for the Grand Prize Drawing in May).  Past grand prizes have included: Instax cameras, free USU football tickets, Utah Symphony tickets, a spikeball and a ukulele.


Get ready to practice your hearts out starting next week!  Thank you for all you do to support orchestra.  Happy practicing! 

February 4, 2021

Updates on latest information


*Do you need to buy or sell a used instrument?          Click here.

*Need help downloading or using the violy app?          Violy Instructions

*Check out our digital library!  Digital Library

December 17, 2020

December 4, 2020

Lab classes will be held this Friday, December 4th.  Students can attend lab classes at either River Heights Elementary or Birch Creek Elementary.   Lab classes are required for bass students.  

Locations:

River Heights Elementary (780 E. 600 S. River Heights)

or

Birch Creek Elementary (675 W. 220 N. Smithfield)

Violin/Bass, 3:30 - 4:15 pm

Viola/Cello, 4:30 - 5:15 pm

Parents will not be able to stay in the school during the lab classes.  Please drop off students at the front entrance of the school.  Students are required to wear a mask.  Students need to remember to bring their own instrumnet, music stand and music books. 

Digital Class Pictures Still Available

Click on the link below. $6.00

Digital Class Picture

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