School News

World Renowned Venezuelan Musicians to play at Brewer, Wednesday, November 28, 4:00-5:30 PM (Panther Playhouse)
     It is a tremendous honor that Edna Brewer has been selected to host a performance of members of the Simon Bolivar Youth Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela. This orchestra is one of the jewels in the crown of El Sistema, that country’s famed national music education system (for more information see the video on Youtube entitled “Tocar e Luchar”). Their Trumpet Trio will be visiting Edna Brewer as part of their residency at CalPerformances including concerts and a two-day forum on music education.  
     Please let us know how many family members will be attending by sending a return email to

Next 8th Grade Washington DC Trip Meeting, Thursday, November 29, 6:30 PM (Gym)
     All DC Trip students and parents please attend this meeting. Agenda to include first aid kit fundraiser update, chaperones update, upcoming donation letters and bowling date, etc. If you have questions, please contact Melissa Brauer at, or Mr. Knowles at, or Ms. Lohzkina at

Boys Basketball Tryouts, Thursday, November 29 & Tuesday, December 4, 3:15 PM (Gym)
     Boys basketball tryouts will be happening this Thursday, November 29th and next Tuesday, December 4th from 3:15 – 5:30 PM in the gym.

Winter Concerts, Wednesday & Thursday, December 12 & 13
Wednesday, December 12:
• Winter Concert – Bands, 6:30-8:00 PM (Auditorium)
Includes Panther, Concert, Symphonic Bands, and the Jazz Ensemble
Thursday, December 13:
• Winter Concert – Strings, 6:30-8:00 PM (Auditorium)
Includes 6th, 7th, 8th Grade Orchestras and Orff Ensemble