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298 W 2600 South
Bountiful, UT 84010
Phone: 801-402-6400
Fax: 801-402-6401

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Ms. Thompson
 
Director of Woods Cross High and South Davis Jr. High Orchestras
WXHS Phone: 801-402-4500
SDJH Phone: 801-402-6400
 
Current News:
  • Instrument Rental Fees for jr. high/high school students using school-owned instruments: $95.00 for the year
  • Incoming High School Students: Practice scales for the first day of school:  Click on the following links:
Practice instructions for scales:
1. Practice the scales with the intonation drone note of the same note name as the scale to keep your pitch (intonation) more accurate.
(found on my school webpage--click on the link, "Intonation Drones") 
2. Practice the scales in the following speeds with the metronome set at a quarter note=60
      a. Play the scale in quarter notes with separate bows
      b. Play the scale in eighth notes (two slurred)
      c. Play the scale in 16th notes spiccato (four spiccato bows for each note)
 
  • Method Books needed for Orchestra (these may be purchased in the front office at the beginning of the school year): 
  1. SDJH Intermediate Orchestra: Essential Elements 2000 for Strings, Book 2 (published by Hal Leonard)
  2. SDJH Advanced Orchestra 2: Essential Technique 2000 for Strings (published by Hal Leonard)
  3. SDJH Advanced Orchestra 1: Essential Technique 2000 for Strings (published by Hal Leonard); Essentials for Strings (Published by Kjos, author Gerald Anderson)
  4. WXHS Orchestra: Essentials for Strings (Published by Kjos, author Gerald Anderson) 
 
 
 
Ms. Thompson's Daily Schedule 2014-15
       
M-Th Times      MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday timesFriday
7:45 a.m.ElemElem
Elem
Elem

Elem
9:00SDJH Plus SDJH Plus
SDJH Plus
SDJH Plus

No Plus
9:30SDJH Adv 1SDJH Adv 1
SDJH Adv 1
SDJH Adv 19:00SDJH Adv 1 
10:25SDJH Adv 2SDJH Adv 2SDJH Adv 2
SDJH Adv 2
9:45SDJH Adv 2
11:14SDJH Intermed  SDJH Intermed  SDJH Intermed 
SDJH Intermed 
10:30
SDJH Intermed    
1:00WXHS   WXHS   
WXHS   
WXHS   
1:00WXHS