Algona Schools Vocal & Instrumental Promoters - VIPs

Our mission is to promote the vocal and instrumental music programs at Algona Community Schools.

The Algona VIPS support the vocal and instrumantal programs at the Algona Community Schools. We support these highly important programs through several different fundraising events through the school year. We organize events, gather volunteers and recruit members to name a few. Our fundraisers help to purchase items needed such as uniforms, equipment and other things the music programs amy need. Please consider being a volunteer at any event or fundraiser. Many hands make light work for all! We take care of the uniforms, tuxes, dresses, helping with concerts, and so many other little jobs where extra help is always appreciated! Thank you to all of the wonderful people who support the VIP program. We appreciate you so very much! Please contact and VIP member with any questions you may have. We'd be glad to talk with you! The VIP's spread the word on how important our music programs, children and directors are! Volunteers are always welcome. If you have not been called to volunteer, and would like to, please contact one of the officers. VIP Board Members 2013-2014 President: Kris Schonert Vice President: Stacy Simpson Secretary: Becky Shellabarger Treasurer: Donna Meyerink Term Expires: 2013-2014 Gina Jorgenson: Phone: 295-4844 Email: [email protected] Kris Schonert: Phone: 320-3996 Email: [email protected] Term Expires: 2014-2015 Allison Christensen: Phone: 295-3811 Email: [email protected] Alison McElroy: Phone: 295-9020, Email: [email protected] Donna Meyerink: Phone: 295-3575, Email: [email protected] Becky Shellabarger: Phone: 395-3003, Email: [email protected] Stacy Simpson: Phone: 295-5272 Email: [email protected] Term Expires: 2014-2015 Erin Schmidt: Phone: 924-3216, Email: [email protected] Bernie Merrill: Phone: 712-480-2313, Email: [email protected] Jeff Wolf: Phone:515-320-0106, [email protected]

Mission: To promote the vocal and instrumental programs at Algona Community Schools.

Algona Community School District

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Algona Ybk High

Even though we're not together - it's still a great day to be a Bulldog! Miss you and hope you're all well! #RISE

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Algona CSD Food Service

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Algona Community School District

Algona CSD will be closed for the next 4 weeks. Classes will resume on April 13th. We will provide additional information as it is provided for us.

Algona Community School District

Attached is the updated information for the Algona CSD in regards to COVID-19.

The All School Band Concert was fantastic!!! Here's just a few pictures from the performance. #rise

We love our music programs. Here's a few pictures from last week's Middle School Pops Concert. #rise

What a fantastic concert tonight!

Another excellent all school band concert!

Our middle school 7&8 choir did a great job hosting the Chamber Coffee on Friday morning. Thank you Mrs. Merkel!

A few pictures from tonights Pop's Concert.

Algona Choirs

Congrats!

Congratulations to the jazz choir for a Division I rating at IHSMA State Jazz Choir Festival this evening!

Algona Community School District

‪Algona CSD is going to be 2 Hrs Late this morning due to extreme temperatures.

KLGA and KLGZ Radio

Algona Schools (including Bishop Garrigan and LuVerne Elementary) will start 2 Hours Late today (1/14). No morning preschool or Kindergarten Prep. No Breakfast.

North Union Schools will start 2 Hours Late today.

North Iowa Schools will start 2 Hours Late w/No Morning Preschool.

There's still time to order your hoagies! Email your order by Wednesday, Jan 15th!

[01/13/20]   Don't forget to turn in your hoagie orders!

Did you order your hoagies yet? Here's the form. Get yours ordered today!

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'20 VIP Soup Supper for Elementery Music

We getting ready for the soup supper! All money raised at this event goes to our Elementary Music Programs. Sign up to help today! https://signup.com/go/vboHhQq

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'20 VIP Soup Supper for Elementery Music

We getting ready for the soup supper! All money raised at this event goes to our Elementary Music Programs. Sign up to help today! https://signup.com/go/vboHhQq

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'20 VIP Soup Supper for Elementery Music

Can you help? It's fun and all the money goes to the elementary Music program!

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'20 VIP Soup Supper for Elementery Music

We getting ready for the soup supper! All money raised at this event goes to our Elementary Music Programs. Sign up to help today! https://signup.com/go/vboHhQq

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'20 VIP Soup Supper for Elementery Music

We getting ready for the soup supper! All money raised at this event goes to our Elementary Music Programs. Sign up to help today! https://signup.com/go/vboHhQq

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[12/25/19]   Merry Christmas!

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'20 VIP Soup Supper for Elementery Music

The Soup Supper is scheduled for January
10th. Please think about signing up and helping out. All profits go to the elementary music program.
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73rd All State Music Festival 2019

73rd All State Music Festival 2019

Caleb Hommez, Ava Roach, Jake Klemm & Fiona Bierstedt
Mr. Orban & Mr. Kissinger

What a wonderful Middle School Choir Concert! Congrats to Mrs. Merkel and her students!#rise #musiceducation

[11/19/19]   Attention community members: Dust off your instruments and join the high school pep band this year!

Below are this year's pep band performance dates. Mark your calendars! You are welcome to join them for as many or as few performances as you'd like. Please let me know if you want me to order you a pep band shirt. Let me know if you would like a copy of the music to look at before our first performance. Have a great day!

Pep Band Performance Dates
Arrive 5:45 PM
Friday, January 10
Friday, January 24
Tuesday, January 28
Tuesday, February 11

Tina Haase-Findlay Clinic

Jazz Choir Students from Algona Middle School, Algona High School and Bishop Garrigan Schools had the opportunity to work with Ms. Haase-Findlay last Friday on vocal styles. The students performed as the opener for Ms. Haase-Findlay's concert that evening

Jazz Choir Students from Algona Middle School, Algona High School and Bishop Garrigan Schools had the opportunity to work with Ms. Haase-Findlay last Friday on vocal styles. The students performed as the opener for Ms. Haase-Findlay's concert that evening

The BAND!!! At the dome! And OABCIG band joined them for a couple of numbers! #sportsmanship #music #GoDogs

[10/15/19]   Congratulations to Tenille Phelps and Seth Walker on making this year's OPUS choir! #musiceducation #algonaschools

[10/13/19]   The 2019 Algona Scarlet Regiment marching band performed at State Marching band contest today in Fort Dodge and earned a Division I. Great job band!! It was a cold day, but you were troopers!!
Thanks to all the parents that were there to observe and especially the ones helping taking items to the field and taking them off after the performance. You are awesome!!

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2019 Band Day Field Show Volunteers

We still have a few more spots to fill. Please sign up today. Consider guiding a band. Guides simply walk with the band to make sure they don't get lost.

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Fort Dodge Invitational Competition

Fort Dodge Invitational Competition

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2019 Band Day Field Show Volunteers

We need all of you to make our Annual Band Day Field Show run smoothly! Please sign up at the link below. https://signup.com/go/bJpBAUB

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The public is encouraged to attend this free presentation. #whyitmattersAlgona

Algona Marching Band Part 2

This the second part of the same song. (Again, sorry for the quality)

Algona Marching Band 8-30-19 Part 1

First part of last nights performance. (Sorry for the poor quality. I'm still learning my camera. Second part in another post)

[08/23/19]   Happy First Day of School! #bulldogpride #musiceducation

Another successful band camp is in the books! This years show is going to be amazing!

[08/05/19]   It's time for Band Camp. Do you have your instrument?

[08/04/19]   Band Camp Starts Tomorrow! Students, did you drink some water today?

Through memberships and fundraising, the VIPs support K-12 educational activities and help to fund equipment and program needs in the Algona Community School music departments. Becoming a member of the VIPs supports that mission. In appreciation of your generosity, members will receive recognition in the music programs this year.
WAYS TO JOIN:
1. Mail to Algona VIPs, PO Box 265, Algona, IA 50511
2. At School Registration on Monday, Aug 5
3. Online School Registration (Under “Optional Payments” tab)
(online school reg. includes only the family memberships level.)

Checks should be made payable to Algona VIPs.
Please include with payment how you would like your name to appear in programs.
Membership forms available by emailing [email protected]

THANK YOU for your support of MUSIC in our schools!

Our Story

The Algona VIPS support the vocal and instrumental programs at the Algona Community Schools. We support these highly important programs through several different fundraising events through the school year. We organize events, gather volunteers and recruit members to support our programs. Our fundraisers help to purchase items needed such as uniforms, equipment and other things the music programs may need. Please consider being a volunteer at any event or fundraiser. Many hands make light work for all! We take care of the uniforms, tuxes, dresses, helping with concerts, and so many other little jobs where extra help is always appreciated! Thank you to all of the wonderful people who support the VIP program. We appreciate you so very much! Please contact any VIP member with any questions you may have. We'd be glad to talk with you! The VIP's spread the word on how important our music programs, children and directors are! If you have not been called to volunteer, and would like to, please contact one of the officers. VIP Board Members 2019-20 President: Bernie Merrill email: [email protected] Vice President: Rebecca Menke Secretary: Joy Weier Treasurer: Tiffany Green

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Algona Marching Band Part 2
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