Upcoming Events and Announcements

The Arts Programs at Brentwood Middle provide many students with the methods for expressing their creativity and artistic talents.  Upcoming events, important dates and information can be found below.

Important Dates:

April 6th – Art Show Opens in Brentwood Middle Library.

Announcements:

Sewing Machines? The art classroom is in need of 2 or 3 basic, working electric sewing machines. If you’ve got one you’re no longer using, consider donating it to the Brentwood Middle art class! Contact Maggie Tucker for questions.

The Brentwood Tree Board extends an invitation to all Brentwood Middle 6th grade students to participate in the Brentwood Arbor Day Poster Contest. This year’s theme is “Be Majestic,” and should relate to Arbor Day and trees. The artwork must be on 11 x 17 inch poster board or drawing paper, and may be any medium. However, the artwork should not be raised from the poster surface more than 1/2 inch. Entries will be displayed at the Brentwood Library from March 7 until April 4.

  • Deadline for submissions is February. 26, 2020, in Ms. Tucker’s art classroom.
  • Prizes: $100.00 for first place; $45.00 for second place; $25.00 for 3rd place.

Dates and Announcements:

  • November 21 – Winter Band Concert at 6:30 PM
  • May 5 – Spring Band Concert at Brentwood Performing Arts Center at 6:30 PM

Dates and Announcements:

  • November 19 – Winter Choir Concert in Brentwood Middle Theater at 6:30 PM
  • May 6 – Spring Choir Concert at Brentwood Performing Arts Center at 6:30 PM

About PowerHouse 

PowerHouse is a co-ed performing arts group that includes 20 – 25 students from all grades who are interested in making music together. A vocal performing arts group includes arranging, rehearsing, and performing music in a variety of ways. Students will sing a capella and with instruments. Students will be given additional musical opportunities such as accompanying their peers on piano, percussion, and incorporating other instruments to enhance performances. The students selected for the group will have rehearsal with Ms. Hulst during Focus every day. Students in PowerHouse will be given the choice to have focus time during Thrive Tuesday-Friday.”

Information

Brentwood Middle School Choir Handbook

Brentwood Middle School General Music Handbook

Upcoming Activities:

  • November 15 – 17 – Fall Play in Brentwood Middle Theater
  • December 2 – 6 – Musical Auditions
  • April 2 – 5 – Spring Musical in Brentwood Middle Theater
  • May 14 – 8th Grade Advanced Drama Performance

Fall Play 

Please reserve your tickets online today for our fall play, Junie B. Jones in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells! or plan to buy tickets at the door.

Performance Dates:

  • Friday, November 15 @ 7:00 PM (Jingle Bells Cast)
  • Saturday, November 16 @ 2:00 PM (Jingle Bells Cast)
  • Saturday, November 16 @ 7:00 PM (Batman Smells Cast)
  • Sunday, November 17 @ 2:00 PM (Batman Smells Cast)

Dates and Announcements:

  • December 11 – Winter Orchestra Concert at Brentwood Performing Arts Center at 6:30 PM
  • January 16 – 18 – MTSBOA Mid-State Orchestra Clinics
  • March 12 – Side by Side Orchestra Concert with Brentwood High School at Brentwood Performing Arts Center at 7:00 PM
  • May 1 – Williamson County Schools String Fling Concert at Brentwood High School at 7:00 PM
  • May 7 – Spring Orchestra Concert at Brentwood Performing Arts Center at 6:30 PM

Information

Working with Channel 9

VNN staff members recently had the opportunity to record the Brentwood Middle/Woodland Middle football game with Brentwood High School’s Channel 9.  Students were able to experience filming in a professional setting.  They had a chance to announce, direct,  and  operate cameras.  The game will be shown on Channel 9 on Monday, September 23 at 7:00 PM and again on Wednesday, September 25 at 6:00 PM.  DVDs of the game are also available for $10.00.  Contact Ronnie Adcock to purchase DVDs.

Meeting Dates

  • Fall Semester 2019:  September 9, September 16,  September 23,  September 30, October 14, October 21, October 28, November 11, November 18, December 2.
  • Spring Semester 2020: January 13, January 27, February 3, February 10, February 24,  March 9, March 23, March 30,  April 13.

Show Dates:

  • October 31
  • December 17
  • March 13
  • May 18 for 8th Grade
  • May 19 for 6th and 7th Grades

Information

VNN(Viking News Network) is a news program developed by students and shown to students throughout the year.  Students selected to participate go through an application process and must have a working knowledge of video production techniques.  Students are eligible to apply for the upcoming school year at any time during the current school year.  The VNN staff meets during Power Monday times.