Explanation of Fees

EXPLANATION OF FEES

This page provides details about how the program fees are used with respect to the various music programs at Ada High School. Some fees are assessed by the school at the beginning of the school year, while other fees are assessed by the Ada Music Boosters throughout the year. Questions should be directed to our treasurer or president.

 

Program:

School fees pay for:

Music Booster fees pay for:

Choir
 

  • Robe cleaning
  • Concert choir music
  • Concert programs
  • Auditorium,sound,light system maintenance
  • OMEA contest fees & transportation
  • Bus transportation
  • Yearly awards
  • robe purchase
  • senior flowers
  • awards
  • accompanist for solo/ensemble and OMEA contest
Varsity Singers
  • Contest entrance fees
  • Use of costumes
  • Music arrangements
  • Choreography
  • T-shirt
  • Other wearables per student (tights, spankies, socks, belt, shoes, hairspray, makeup)
  • Props and set design
  • Travel expenses-gas, lodging, buses, trailer & trailer maintenance, snacks
Marching Band
  • Drumsticks
  • Mallets
  • Grease, oils
  • Music
  • Uniform cleaning
  • Reeds
  • Instruments
  • OMEA fees
  • Busing transportation
  • Contest entrance fees
  • Parade shirts
  • Show shirts
  • Gloves
  • Color guard equipment and flags
  • Uniforms
  • Other wearables as needed
  • Props and set design
  • Color guard director
  • Travel expenses-gas, lodging, buses, trailer & trailer maintenance
  • Rifles
  • Uniforms
  • Props and set
Winter Guard
  • No school fees are assessed, but the school provides practice facility use
  • Color guard equipment and flags
  • Rifles
  • Uniforms/costumes
  • Other wearables as needed
  • Props and set design
  • T-shirts
  • Color guard director & assistant
  • Contest entry fees
  • Travel expenses-gas, lodging, buses, trailer & trailer maintenance
  • Award banners

 

Musical
  • No fees assessed
  • Use of the auditorium

 

  • Script rights
  • Costumes
  • Props
  • Set construction materials
  • Publicity
  • Tickets
  • community orchestra members
Music Department
 Trips
  • All fees individually assessed to the student
Concert Band
 

  •  Auditorium
  • Concert programs
  • Music
  • OMEA contest entrance fee
  • Year end awards
  • Transportation to OMEA contest
  • concert decorations
Jr. High,
Elementary Music
  • music
  • class room instruments
  • OMEA accompanist
Music Feast
  • Nothing
  • Music Boosters assume all fees