Olney Junior High band students will be presenting their Spring Concert on Sunday, April 30 at 2:30 p.m. in the Olney High School Auditorium. Sixth graders will begin the concert with selections including “School Spirit March” by W. T. Purdy and arranged by John Higgins. Other tunes performed include “Midnight Sky” (from ‘Midnight Suite’)by Brian Balmages, “Earth Shock” by . . .
Eighteen students from the Olney Junior High and High School Bands attended the First Annual MSU Woodwind Day on Thursday, April 20. High school woodwind players attending included Arianna E. (9) – flute, Jesus M. (9) – oboe, Brynna O. (11) – bassoon, Amber M. (12) – clarinet, and Jenny F. (9) – bass clarinet. Junior high band participants included seventh graders Tori C., Brieanna H., Malarie H., and Jazmin . . .
Four members of the Olney High School Band auditioned for scholarships on Saturday, April 22 at the Fain Fine Arts Building at MSU. Students performing in the competition include senior clarinetist Amber M. (“Concertino” by Tartini), junior Abigail M. on flute (“Syrinx” by Debussy), sophomore trombonist Michael L. (“Romance” by Jorgensen) and freshman Arianna E. on flute (“Sonata VI” by . . .
Olney Independent School District announced today that one campus has been selected by Educational Results Partnership (ERP) and the Institute for Productivity in Education (IPE) as one of 727 public schools in Texas to receive the title of 2016 Honor Roll school. It is Olney Elementary School.The Honor Roll is part of a national effort to identify higher-performing schools and highlight successful practices that improve . . .
The Olney Football Coaching Staff will be hosting the Olney Cub Football Camp May 22 nd through May 24 th . The camp will run from 8:00 am -12 noon Monday-Wednesday. The camp is open for boys entering grades 3 rd through 9 th . The cost is $20 per camper. The cost includes daily instruction in the fundamentals of football, a t-shirt, a water bottle, and a draw string bag. Each day will be filled with activities . . .