Calendar

Events & Deadlines

KMEA Calendar KMEA Calendar
Jul. 2024
Jul. 2
Tue
EC
ECKMEA Board Meeting
Jul. 26
Fri
KMEA
KMEA Board Meeting
Groover Labs, Wichita
Jul. 27
Sat
KMEA
KMEA Board Meeting
Groover Labs, Wichita
Aug. 2024
Aug. 27
Tue
EC
ECKMEA Business Meeting
Gardner-Edgerton HS
5:30 - Mentoring meet & greet
6:00 - Dinner
6:30 - General business
7:00 - Break-out meetings
Sep. 2024
Sep. 1
Sun
KMEA
2024-25 District-State HS Choir audition registration opens
Sep. 4
Wed
EC
Nomination Deadline — Outstanding Young Music Educator
Sep. 4
Wed
EC
Nomination Deadline — Outstanding Music Educators of the Year
Sep. 4
Wed
EC
Nomination Deadline — Honor Administrator
Sep. 7
Sat
KMEA
Oct. 2024
Oct. 5
Sat
KMEA
via Zoom, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Oct. 6
Sun
EC
Audition Registration Deadline — HS Choir
$12 per audition
Oct. 10
Thu
EC
Audition Registration Deadline — HS Band, HS Jazz
$18 per audition
Oct. 10
Thu
EC
Nomination Deadline — 7th/8th Band
$12 participation fee per selected student
Oct. 13
Sun
EC
Audition Registration Deadline — HS Orchestra
$12 per audition
Oct. 16
Wed
EC
Nomination Deadline — ML Choir, Treble Honor Choir
$12 participation fee per selected student
Oct. 20
Sun
EC
Audition Registration - Late Deadline #1 — HS Choir
$25 per audition
Oct. 23
Wed
EC
Nomination Deadline — 7th/8th Orchestra, 5th/6th Orchestra
$12 participation fee per selected student
Oct. 24
Thu
EC
Audition Registration - Late Deadline #1 — HS Band, HS Jazz
$25 per audition
Oct. 27
Sun
EC
Audition Registration - Late Deadline #1 — HS Orchestra
$25 per audition
Nov. 2024
Nov. 8
Fri
EC
Audition Registration - Late Deadline #2 — All HS Ensembles
$50 per audition
Nov. 9
Sat
EC
Audition Registration - Late Deadline #3 — All HS Ensembles
$100 per audition
Nov. 9
Sat
EC
District HS Honor Group Live Auditions
Gardner-Edgerton HS
Nov. 19
Tue
EC
Student Scholarship Application due
Dec. 2024
Dec. 6
Fri
EC
HS Concert Bands & Jazz Band Rehearsals
Gold & Blue Bands @ Blue Valley HS
Jazz & Red Bands @ Blue Valley West HS
Dec. 7
Sat
EC
Mini-Conventions
Choir: Shawnee Mission NWHS
Orchestra: Olathe West HS
Band: Blue Valley HS
Dec. 20
Fri
KMEA
Instrumental Live Auditions Registration & Fee Deadline
$10 per audition
Dec. 31
Tue
KMEA
Instrumental Live Auditions Registration & Fee Deadline
$30 per audition
Jan. 2025
Jan. 10
Fri
KMEA
Instrumental Live Auditions Registration & Fee Deadline
$50 per audition
Jan. 11
Sat
KMEA
All-State Instrumental Live Auditions
Salina-Central HS
On-Site Registration: ($100 per audition, paid at KMEA HQ)
Jan. 18
Sat
KMEA
All-State Instrumental Live Auditions
Contingency location TBA
(contingency date)
Feb. 2025
Feb. 26
Wed
KMEA
KMEA Board Meeting
Century II - 6:00 PM
Feb. 27
Thu
KMEA
2025 In-Service Workshop
Feb. 28
Fri
KMEA
2025 In-Service Workshop
Mar. 2025
Mar. 1
Sat
KMEA
2025 In-Service Workshop
Mar. 8
Sat
KMEA
via Zoom, 10:30 – 11:30 AM
Future ISW Dates
Feb. 27-Mar. 1, 2025
Feb. 26-28, 2026
Feb. 25-27, 2027
Feb. 24-26, 2028
Feb. 22-24, 2029
Feb. 21-23, 2030
Feb. 20-22, 2031
Feb. 26-28, 2032
Feb. 24-26, 2033
Feb. 23-25, 2034
Feb. 22-24, 2035