Month: December 2022


Our concert on Tuesday was spectacular! All three groups played four pieces and played them with joy. I loved seeing all of the holiday spirit and am thankful for such a wonderful audience. This was a great way to end our first semester of the school year.

If you have any videos or photos please send them my way by emailing

I will accept donations towards the Christmas fund for the Sceals family until tomorrow evening. If you would like to donate, please use my Venmo tag listed above. Thank you so much for helping support this family during this difficult time.

Have a wonderful rest of your week and a fantastic Winter Break!


M. Menendez

Winter Concert Tonight at 6 pm


Report time: 5:15 at the Mabry Arts Center

Grade: students must remain at the concert to hear all three bands perform in order to receive full credit

Dress: Black pants and shoes with winter and festive clothing on top.

Time: 6 PM and should conclude at 7 PM.

We hope that you enjoy our Winter Concert tonight. Please click on the image below to view our program.


Good evening,

Monday: Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal until 4:15

Wednesday: Jazz Band rehearsal until 4:15

Thursday: High school band concert at Mabry Arts Center @7 pm if you would like to support our CHS band students

Friday: Optional Jazz band rehearsal at 7:45 AM

Upcoming Date:

CJHS Winter Concert 12/13 @6 pm at the Mabry Arts Center

District Honor Band:

Congratulations to all of our students who auditioned yesterday for District Honor Band! It takes courage, leadership, and a great work ethic to audition. Our program is so proud of all of you for representing us yesterday.

I am thrilled to recognize those who earned a spot in the District VII 2023 Ensemble:

Carson Haley

Samuel Wimberly

Tyler Clotfelter

Demarcus Burch

Xander Adams

Brayan Calix Alberto

William Haley

Kai Bereznak

Dylan Sapp

Have a wonderful Sunday evening!


M. Menendez