Southwest Kansas Music Educators Association

SWKMEA Elections

Voting for the SWKMEA HS Choir Chair-Elect and the MS Choir Chair will be open Sep. 15-21 in the KMEA Members site.
Directors must be members of NAfME-KMEA in order to register students for SWKMEA District Honor Ensembles.
Honor group fees will be assessed as a "Registration Fee" for all SWKMEA ensembles.
Payments not accompanied by a printed invoice will incur a $15 penalty.
(SWKMEA policy adopted July 2017)

Reminder to all teachers: All fees must be paid by March 1 of each school year.

KMEA Mentoring Network

Attention New Teachers!

JOIN the Mentoring Network to...
  • CONNECT with experienced mentors and fellow beginning music educators.
  • ENGAGE in professional learning through mentoring events and online discussions.
  • ENJOY SUPPORT AND ENCOURAGEMENT from a professional community that is committed to your success.
Mentoring Events
Check out these events designed for first and second year teachers.
Mentoring Help Line
Contact your district mentor chair if you have a question or need resources or help.
New Teacher Handbook
Be sure to check out the New Teacher Handbook for important information.
KMEA Southwest District
SWKMEA Important Dates
Sep. 15, 2019 - Sun
New Teachers and Mentors Kick Off Dinner
Cimarron HS
Oct. 5, 2019 - Sat
Andover Central High School, Choir Room
Western and Central Districts - NWKMEA, SWKMEA, NCKMEA, SCKMEA
Oct. 19, 2019 - Sat
Piano Competition
Barclay College, Ross Ellis Fine Arts Center
Nov. 9, 2019 - Sat
HS Choir Live Auditions
Dodge City MS
Nov. 9, 2019 - Sat
MS Band, MS Orchestra, HS Jazz Festival
Dodge City MS
Dec. 7, 2019 - Sat
HS Band, HS Choir Festival
Dodge City HS
Dec. 7, 2019 - Sat
NW/SW HS Orchestra
Fort Hays State University
Jan. 25, 2020 - Sat
Elem. Choir, MS Choir Festival
Dodge City MS

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SWKMEA Honor Group Rosters
HS Band
HS Choir
HS Jazz Band
NW/SW HS Orchestra
MS Band
MS Choir
MS Orchestra
Elem. Choir