Parents and Students,
What: High School Retreat
Who: All High School Students
When: Friday, October 1st & 2nd
Where: Mt. Lebanon Campgrounds, 1701 Texas Plume Road, Cedar Hill, Texas 75104
Time: The goal is to leave at 1:00 pm. Waiting for District Bus approval.
Transportation: School Bus ONLY to the event. Parent/guardian must pick up student from cabins.
Pick-up Time: 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm on Saturday. (Parent to join Cookout from 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm).
Requirements to attend: Passing all classes with a 70 and above, before Thursday, September 30th (3:00 pm). Give enough time for teachers to grade. So that means, do not wait till the last minute to turn in work. I will run a grade check skyward grade check.
Chaperone Volunteer: Sign Up Here
Donate Items: Sign Up Here
Student required forms include: Behavior Contract For Vocal Music (student form) & Retreat-Student Guidelines and Procedures (student from). Link to these forms are located at the top of this page.
Parent required forms include: Student Activities Travel From, Behavior Contract For Vocal Music ( parent form), Retreat- Release and Authorization ( parent form), & Retreat- Parent Lunch Questionnaire. Link to these forms are located at the top of this page.
The purpose of the retreat is to have the choirs grow musically and become a cohesive group through the activities of the weekend. These activities will include:
- Rehearsal in preparation for the All-State Choir and Honor Choir
- Group building activities
- Evening Movie
- Recreation Free Time
- Student Variety Show, Culminating performance for each other
Please do not forget to pay for the General GPFAA VM fee. This is due October 1st fee– $25.00 (minimum), plus a processing fee. **This is not a retreat fee, this is the part of our general vocal music fee.
Preparations for this exciting RETREAT are well underway! October 1-2, At Mt. Lebanon Campgrounds (Glady’s Moore and Cedar Lodge ) 1701 Texas Plume Rd, Cedar Hill, Tx 75104.
- Meet at 1:00 PM on Friday bus lane for Departure @ 1:30 pm. Bus transportation only to the event.
- Be picked up between 1:30-2: 30 PM on Saturday during the Alumni Cookout / Parents to join Cookout 12:00 pm- 1:30 pm
THINGS TO BRING warm clothing, extra shoes, rain gear, bug spray, toothbrush, PJs, soap, shampoo, shower shoes etc. pillow & sleeping bag TOWELS *FLASHLIGHT* *WATCH* alarm clock? All-State/Honor music, Games – Pictionary, trivia, etc. Frisbee, camera, SNACKS!!! and more snacks!! WATER, Guitar? Sports equipment is available at the camp (volleyball, basketball, soccer ball, football, etc.) A SMILE!!!! A WILLINGNESS TO LEARN AND HAVE FUN!