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Ponderosa Music

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Contact Info:

Christi Shelton, Ph.D.
Music Specialist
Ponderosa Elementary School
16701 Ponderosa Drive
Catlettsburg, KY 41129
606-928-2330
christi.shelton@boyd.kyschools.us

Welcome to Mustang Music 2018-2019!

         My name is Christi Shelton.  I am the music specialist at Ponderosa Elementary School.  This is our Mustang Music page!  I am very excited to share information about our music program with you, so please take a look at all of the events we have planned.
        Our music classes offer every child in our school opportunities to perform for their classmates, teachers, and families.  
     Fourth and Fifth grade students will be learning to play the recorder. There are links to the left links for recorder music.
        If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me via email christi.shelton@boyd.kyschools.us, or voice mail at (606)-928-2330 and I will get back with you as soon as possible.
Our Arts Vision:
All students will create, perform and reflect on the arts in our school!
 
GOOGLE CLASSROOM:  4th and 5th grade students, you can access sheet music, practice recordings, NTI Day activities, and demonstration videos in my Google Classroom,
Access code is:  pzxqpt

Parents, thank you for supporting your child's education in the arts! 

We had record attendance for our fall performances this year!

LOOK!!!

2018-19 Performance Dates

Upcoming:

4th and 5th Grade Honors Choir

4th and 5th grade students who are interested in auditioning for our annual Honors Choir need to turn in permission slips as soon as possible.  Rehearsals will begin in a couple of weeks and our performance will be March 16th.  Stay tuned for more information.

 

Kindergarten Performances

Grandparents’ Day Celebration:  Monday, Sept. 10 @ 1:30 p.m. Finished! Great job, students!

K-1 Holiday Performance &Festival of Trees: Thursday, Dec. 13th @ 6:00 p.m.

 

First Grade Performances

Grandparents’ Day Celebration: Monday, Sept. 10 @ 1:30 p.m. Finished! Great job, students!

K-1 Holiday Performance & Festival of Trees: Thursday, Dec. 13th @ 6:00 p.m.

 

Second Grade Performances

Grandparents’ Day Celebration: Monday, Sept. 10 @ 1:30 p.m. Finished! Great job, students!

Veterans’ Day Celebration: Thursday, Nov. 8th @ 6:30 p.m. Finished! Great job, students!  Thank you, families, for coming to share our performance!

 

Third Grade Performances

Grandparents’ Day Celebration: Monday, Sept. 10 @ 10:30 a.m.  Finished! Great job, students!

Veterans’ Day Celebration: Thursday, Nov. 8th @ 6:30 p.m. Finished! Great job, students!  Thank you, families, for coming to share our performance!

 

Fourth Grade Performances

Grandparents’ Day Celebration: Monday, Sept. 10 10:30 a.m. Finished! Great job, students!

Recorder/Percussion Concert: Thursday, Dec. 6th @ 6:00 p.m.

 

Fifth Grade Performances

Grandparents’ Day Celebration: Monday, Sept. 10 10:30 a.m.  Finished! Great job, students!

Recorder/Percussion Concert: Thursday, Dec. 6th @ 6:00 p.m.

 

Thank you for supporting your child's music education!

Why does your child need music class?

Music education prepares students to learn
1. Enhances fine motor skills
2. Prepares the brain for achievement
3. Fosters superior working memory
4. Cultivates better thinking skills

Music education facilitates student academic achievement
1.  Improves recall and retention of verbal information
2. Advances math achievement
3. Boosts reading and English language arts (ELA) skills
4. Improves average SAT scores

Music education develops the creative capacities for lifelong success
1. Sharpens student attentiveness
2. Strengthens perseverance
3. Equips students to be creative
4. Supports better study habits and self-esteem
 
Contact Us
Boyd County Public Schools
1104 Bob McCullough Drive
Ashland, KY 41102
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Phone: 606-928-4141
Fax: 606-928-4771