Members of the Harrison 5th Grade Band performed festive holiday tunes for the 4th and 5th grade classes. They enjoyed decorating their instruments and sharing their talents with the other students!!
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The third grade students and teachers all dressed in their pajamas today as they enjoyed watching The Polar Express movie and enjoyed some holiday treats. They gathered together in the gym for some photos. Don’t miss the one with their reindeer faces!
Quad City Symphony Orchestra members came to music classes. Marc Zyla played the French horn and Erika Blanco played the violin. They talked to the students about their instruments.
Students brought nutcrackers to share while they were studying music from the Nutcracker Ballet.
The Harrison Band and String Orchestra have 6 new Wenger chairs that are perfectly sized for elementary school musicians! Posture and position are both so very important to beginning musicians. Mrs. Kendell and Mrs. Reiter and their students are very excited.
3rd grade enjoyed a visit from Ballet Quad Cities as they get ready to attend a performance of The Nutcracker Ballet.
4th and 5th grade students participated in the year’s first band and orchestra concert. They did a great job!
The Harrison Harmony Choir presented a program of Disney movie and Broadway tunes. They had a dress rehearsal during the day for the other students. Then they had a program at night for their families.
It was a beautiful day for our Veterans’ Day Program. Our special guests were veterans and current military personnel with ties to Harrison students. The choir from Wood and the Central JROTC honor guard joined us to add to the celebration. A poem was read by students. Our special guests introduced themselves, telling which branch of the military they had served with. Then their Harrison students joined them. A reception was held and pictures were taken by our Wall of Honor.