Selection as a student leader will be based on a basic accumulation of points. The following categories will be scored as marked. The number of points listed is the highest possible points for each section. The Band Staff will then place students in the office that will best serve the entire band.
Student Leadership Application- Due Tuesday March 3, 2020. Submitted online/link below and a paper copy with parent signature must both be turned in.
Special Honors Calculation Page– Due Tuesday March 3, 2020.
Each candidate will prepare a detailed list of special honors. Each honor should state the year it was achieved. A point tally should be kept in the right column of the page. The total should be clearly marked at the end of the honors page. You will need upload your calculation page to the dropbox link below. (Be sure to title file SpecialHonors_firstlastname )
Peer Evaluations – Due Wednesday March 18, 2020
Each candidate will have (5) peers complete the prescribed "Peer Evaluation" sheet. Who you choose to do your evaluations is directly related to your point total in this section. This will be done using the online form.
Résumé – Due Wednesday, March 18, 2020.
Each candidate will prepare a resumé. The resumé should be in typical resumé format with detailed listing of leadership experiences and any other information that you feel is appropriate. Also, the resume should indicate the choice of three positions that you desire in order of preference. You will need upload your resume to the dropbox link below. (Be sure to title file resume_firstlastname )
Leadership Essay – Due Wednesday, March 18, 2020.
Each candidate will prepare an essay regarding leadership. This essay should reflect your understanding of leadership and the responsibilities associated with peer management. You will need upload your essay to the dropbox link below. (Be sure to title file essay_firstlastname )
Letter of recommendation – Due Friday, March 20, 2020.
Each candidate will be expected to submit a letter of recommendation for a leadership position. Such letter should come from an adult such as a teacher, manager, etc... A band director in the school district should not be asked to submit such a letter on your behalf. Please identify and communicate this to the person writing your recommendation today.
Each candidate will be given a numeric score based on his or her current band assignment. Wind Ensemble= 50 points, Symphonic Band = 40 points, Concert Band= 30 points, Cadet Band= 20 points and Prep Band= 10 points. (Completed on Special Honors form.)
Each candidate will be given a score from his or her current band director.
Leadership Camp: May 27th and 28th
Leadership Workdays: July 20th and July 21st
All of Summer Band: Starting July 22nd, 2020
(The above are requirements for all student leaders with no exceptions)