Mrs. Love plays, too!
Mrs. Love



Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts from the University of California at Davis.

Mrs. Love

Welcome to Band!

Here is the current district band schedule for elementary school:

Robert Sanders, Mondays 

Ida Jew Academies, Tuesdays/Thursdays 

Mount Pleasant, Wednesdays 

Valle Vista, Fridays



District Band Concert, for all MPESD Band students, Monday, May 13th, 6:30-8pm in the August Boeger Gym.


Zero Peiod for 6th-8th grade August Boeger and Ida Jew Academy students:

Beginning, Tuesdays and Thursdsays, 7:20-8am

Concert Band (Int/Adv) Mondays and Wednesdays 7:20-8am 

in the AB gym, room #35.


What should my student be practicing?

Elementary school students have all been given worksheet packets to practice, and should be practicing 3-5 times each week for 10-20 minutes.  Currently, we are working on

page 7 #12

page 8 #15-17

P. 9 #23 and P.10 #34.  Of course, they can also practice all of the exercises in between as well.


Upcoming Intermediate/Advanced Band Performance Dates

for all AB/IJA 6th-8th grade band students:


Tuesday, April 16th -- perform at the MPAS 100-yard dash at MPHS.

2:30-4pm.  Please wear your band shirts.


Wednesday, April 17th -- IJA Open House

5:30 meet in the AB Band Room. Perform at 5:45.

Band shirts and uniform bottoms.  

Monday, May 13th, 6: 30 pm -- DATE CHANGED!

-- Spring District Band Concert

August Boeger Gym , Concert Dress, be here by 6:15 pm

Doors open at 6pm, the concert will begin at 6:30.


Thursday, May 16th, 6pm, VAPA Showcase (Advanced Band 7th period/Specialty Only)

August Boeger Gym

Concert Dress, be here by 5:30 pm


Tuesday, June 4th -- MPESD Retirement Celebration

3-4pm, AB Gym, come directly after school.  

Band shirts and uniform bottoms.


Tuesday, June 11th -- 8th Grade Promotion Ceremonies

AB Quad, we will combine with MPHS Band.

8th graders, IJA will perform for AB and  AB will perform for IJA ceremony.

Time TBD, probably between 2-7pm.  Dinner will be served to performers between the ceremonies.            Concert (or promotion) Dress.

Turn in your music and school instruments following the performance.


*Concert Dress=  Black pants or skirt, white shirt or blouse.  Black or dark shoes, white socks.

Black and white dresses are ok.  Ties of any color are ok. It does not have to be    fancy: dark pants and white t-shirts are ok.

Questions? Please contact me at or (408) 223-3770