The American Heart Association Fundraiser: Kids Heart Challenge (formerly known as Jump Rope for Heart) kicks off in the Gym during ENCORE classes on Mon, Jan 28.
The City of Austin Public Works “Safe Routes to School” yearly presentation will be held during P.E. ENCORE classes on Jan 9th, 10th, and 11th. The Safe Routes to School Education Team will be teaching pedestrian, bike, bus, and train safety to students.
Brentwood third graders will attend Act I of The Nutcracker ballet at the Long Center on Thu, Dec 13.
In its 56th year, Ballet Austin’s annual production of this holiday classic combines hundreds of dancers, beautiful sets and costumes, and Tchaikovsky’s delicious score performed live by the Austin Symphony Orchestra.
The Austin Jazz Workshop will perform for all 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders at Brentwood on Fri, Dec 7. For 24 years, Austin Jazz Workshop has brought professional jazz musicians directly into public school classrooms with the goal of influencing elementary students as they begin weighing the crucial choices that will shape their middle and high school years. Participation in band, orchestra, and choir increases their odds of staying in school–while at the same time developing skills and making lifelong friends within a positive peer group.