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General Membership Meeting
Date: Saturday Dec. 9
Location: Sherwood HS
Time: Noon-2:00pm
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NWAPA Winter Rules Addenda Posted

The 2018 NWAPA Winter Rules Addenda have been posted. NWAPA follows WGI rules with some deviations. Instructors, please review.


Colorguard Performance Music Upload

This year, colorguard units will be able to upload their performance music. Each unit director should receive a private link from that will provide access to their event page for each NWAPA event. The option to upload performance music will be on the left side menu. As always, directors will be able play audio directly from a handheld device that is plugged into the sound system. Please note that NWAPA staff will not operate personal devices.


NWAPA Guard Premier, NWAPA Guard Championships are at maximum capacity

NWAPA Guard Premier @Tigard HS Feb 3rd, NWAPA Guard Championships @ Liberty 3/31 are at maximum capacity. Any team that registers will be put on a wait-list. Teams that have not completed payment will not be scheduled, and may lose their spot.

NWAPA August Draw Meeting : August 27th 12:00 Noon @ Tigard HS

Dear NWAPA Members, our fall draw circuit meeting is Sunday, August 27th at 12:00pm (Noon) at Tigard High School. Please spread the word amongst your respective staff members and professional circles.

Also note that The NWAPA requires all participating ensembles to comply with copyright laws regarding performance and/or use of arrangements of copyrighted music, visual images, as well audio files featuring copyrighted media. All units intending on participating in any NWAPA events must comply with NWAPA Copyright Policy.

Please review NWAPA Copyright Information 2017 and submit 2017 NWAPA Copyright Form no later than September 8th. Forms an be emailed to

All 2017 Policy and Rules can be found in the 2017 Fall Member Handbook

See you soon!

Brant Stai
NWAPA President

General Membership Meeting May 21st 1:00PM @ Sherwood HS

NWAPA 2017 Rules and Policy Proposals will be put before the membership.

Officer Elections (Interested parties, please contact

    Fall VP
    Guard VP

Winter Season wrap up

Review proposed Fall Budget

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