We are now eligible to accept charitable donations through Amazon Smile!

You can support us without costing you an extra cent! When you shop on Amazon, shop through Amazon Smile and select us as your charity. We benefit from a percentage of your purchase every time you check out on Amazon! Now, that’s easy! Here’s the link to get you started: https://smile.amazon.com/ch/82-1197478

Sync the Calendar and Stay Informed

The CHARMS calendar is where we post all of our events as they are scheduled and the best way to plan ahead. Syncing this calendar to your home computer or phone is easy . . . follow these instructions:


1. Go to Settings

2. Touch “Mail, Contacts, Calendars”

3. (For iOS 10, touch “Calendars”

4. Under Accounts, touch “Add Account”

5. On the Add Account screen, touch “Other”

6. Under Calendars, touch “Add Subscribed Calendar”

7. For the server value, enter the URL of the public calendar:


8. Touch “Next” in the upper right corner

9. It will verify the server then show a subscription page. Change the description if you like.

10. Touch “Save” to save the subscription.


To sync with Android devices, you will need to use your Google account and have a Google calendar created.

In your Google calendar on a real computer:

1. Under “Other Calendars” click the Add link

2. Select “Add by URL”

3. Enter the following URL:


4. Click “Add Calendar”

5. Google will being to sync your calendar, and it will appear on the screen.

6. Click “Settings”

7. Change the long name of the new calendar to something you will remember such as “CLMS Music”

8. Your phone should automatically be set to sync with your Google Calendar.

9. On your phone: Click on “calendar”, then bring up the settings on the calendar. Click on Calendar Sync. You should see your google account listed already. Make sure Auto-Sync is checked.

Windows Phones:

For Windows Phones with the new “Mango” upgrade you can now sync your Charms Calendar

1. On your PC, open the Windows Live Calendar site for the account your phone uses.

2. Click the “subscribe” link (between NEW and SHARE)

3. Make sure “subscribe to a public calendar” is selected

4. Enter https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/calsynct.asp?s=clermontmiddlemusic as the Calendar URL

5. Enter “CHARMS” for the Calendar Name. The color and charm don’t apply to the phone.

6. Click Subscribe to calendar

Jazz Under The Stars Concert, BBQ Dinner & Silent Auction

On Friday, May 5, the “Flight of Sound” Jazz Ensemble will present Jazz Under the Stars.  It will begin at 6:00 PM in the courtyard outside the cafeteria.  Admission is FREE and seating is available or you can bring a blanket or chair and sit where you like.  BBQ Dinners will be available for $6 per person and the meal is from Oakwood Smokehouse of Clermont.

We will also have great items to bid on in our annual Silent Auction.  The auction will be open until 8:00 PM and winners can pay with cash, check or money order for items won in the auction.

All proceeds go to benefit the jazz studies program at Clermont Middle School.

The 5th Annual Beginning Band Clinic “Basic Training” is this Saturday!

This is a really great event we host for all the new middle school beginning band members in our area. This year, we are excited to have East Ridge MS, Windy Hill MS, Umatilla MS, and Carver MS join us.

For information, please see the PDF Flyer

Looking forward to a great turn out and lots of musical learning and growth!