Agenda Item
Meeting Date:
1/9/2020 - 7:00 PM  
Category:
First Reads - Curriculum  
Type:
Info  
Subject:
8.1 High School Vocal Music and Music Appreciation Curriculum Revisions (First Read)  
Strategic Plan 2018-2023:
Focus Area: Academic
Key Requirements: Provide a relevant educational experience that prepares all students for college and career success.
 
Policy:
IIAA - Curriculum and Textbook Adoption  
Provide Name(s) of Attachments:
A Capella Choir Course Summary
Bass Clef Course Summary
Chamber Singers/South Boulevard Course Summary
Concert Choir Course Summary
Music Theory Course Summary
Treble Clef Course Summary
Music Appreciation Course Summary
 
File Attachment:
A Cappella Choir Course Summary--Board First Read with Revisions--January 9, 2020.pdf
Bass Clef Choir Course Summary--Board First Read with Revisions--January 9, 2020.pdf
Chamber Singers, South Boulevard Course Summary--Board First Read with Revisions--January 9, 2020.pdf
Concert Choir Course Summary--Board First Read with Revisions--January 9, 2020.pdf
Music Theory Course Summary--Board First Read with Revisions--January 9, 2020.pdf
Treble Clef Choir Course Summary--Board First Read with Revisions--January 9, 2020.pdf
Music Appreciation Course Summary--Board First Read with Revisions--January 9, 2020.pdf
 
Provide Background Details and Rationale:
Representatives from Park Hill High School and Park Hill South High School worked together to revise the following courses to align to new Missouri Learning Standards for Fine Arts: A Capella Choir, Bass Clef Choir, Chamber Singers/South Boulevard, Concert Choir, Music Theory, Treble Clef Choir and Music Appreciation. The curriculum will be on review until January 23, 2020 when curriculum is presented to the Board for final approval. Notice of the review will be communicated via "First Hand" email, and posted on the district website informing patrons of the proposed adoption.  
Provide Funding Source and Estimated Cost:
None at this time.  
Recommendation
It will be recommended at the January 23, 2020 Board Meeting that the Park Hill Board of Education approve High School Vocal Music and Music Appreciation curriculum revisions, as presented.  
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Dr. Jaime Dial - Director of Secondary Education
Signed By:  
Dr. Jeff Klein - Assistant Superintendent
Signed By:  
Dr. Jeanette Cowherd - Superintendent