NOTE: Registration for the 2019-20 Fall/Winter ACPA ensembles is currently closed. Registration will re-open for students to join select Spring ensembles on December 16, 2019.


2019 Winter Ensemble Rehearsal Dates and Times

WINTER REHEARSAL DATES

September: 28th (Ensemble placements/auditions)
October: 5th, 19th (Arts in the Dark Parade), 26th [no rehearsal Oct 12]
November: 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd [no rehearsal Nov 30]
December: 7th, 14th (Winter Showcase rehearsal and performance)

All rehearsals take place at Jones College Prep High School, 700 S State St, Chicago, IL.

WINTER REHEARSAL TIMES

9:30am-11:30am
Jazz Band
Symphonic Band II
Theatre
HS Modern Band
Music and Media Production

11:30am-12:30pm
Percussion Ensemble
Advanced Dance

1:00pm-3:00pm
Symphonic Band I
Orchestra
Choir
Mariachi 
Elementary Modern Band
Dance

2019 Winter Showcase

December 14, 2019 | 12:30–5:30pm
Jones College Prep High School
700 S. State Street, Chicago, IL

Winter Showcase Program

12:30PM: 
Performances by Jazz, High School & Elementary School Modern Band, Percussion, Theatre, Music and Media Production, Mariachi, and Dance Ensembles

3:30PM: Performances by Dance, Choir, Orchestra, Symphonic Bands I & II, and Chamber Orchestra Ensembles

5:30PM: Special performance by the 484th Army Reserve Band!


2020 Spring Ensemble Rehearsal Dates and Times

SPRING REHEARSAL DATES

February: 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
March: 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th
April: 18th, 25th [no rehearsal April 4th or 11th]
May: 2nd, 9th (Spring Showcase dress rehearsal), 10th (Spring Showcase rehearsal and performance)

SPRING REHEARSAL TIMES

Spring rehearsal times are TBD.

All rehearsals will take place at Jones College Prep High School, 700 S State St, Chicago, IL except for May 10th.

2020 Spring Showcase

May 10, 2020 | Time TBD
Harris Theater for Music and Dance
205 E. Randolph Street, Chicago, IL

Further details on the Spring Showcase coming soon!


All-City Student and Staff Resources

ACPA Student and Staff Handbooks

Policies and procedures for ACPA staff, parents/guardians, and students.


Student Absence Reporting Form

All ACPA Students (or their parents/guardians) should report any absence through the Absence Reporting Form below, at least 24 hours before rehearsal (unless they have an emergency). Students who have more than three (3) unreported absences may be dismissed from their ensemble.


ACPA Student Information, Media Release, and Consent Forms

Parents/guardians and students can access packets of these ACPA forms by clicking below:

  • Student Information Form
  • Release of Liability, DAE Media Consent, Authorized Pickups, and Participation Form
  • CPS Media Consent and Release Form
  • Consent for Bulk Text Notifications and Alerts