Collective Bracelets Benefeting Indoor Percussion

Leah Farris, the Pit Instructor, has so graciously volunteered to donate 15% of her commissions of the sale to the BHS Indoor Percussion program.  The sale is live now and will end December 15, just in time for Christmas.  These bracelets are unique and are specifically designed by Leah. There is a picture of the…

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Buckhorn High School Band:  Mattress Sale Feb 23, 2019

On Saturday, February 23rd, from 10am to 5pm our Buckhorn High School Band Program is hosting our 3rd Annual Mattress Sale fundraising event.   This event has been VERY successful here at school districts across Alabama and the US over the last 10 years. We are excited to have this event here at Buckhorn High School.…

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Marching “ends”, Concert begins!

What a fantastic marching season it’s been!  Each contest affirmed that our students are very talented, passionate, well-trained in the arts, and hard-working.  At our first contest (SRC), percussion got the top score; second contest (JSU) – first place band, percussion, and drum major, second place guard; and at the State Championship, our band got…

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Alabama State Marching Band Championship

The following information pertains to the Alabama State Marching Band Championship hosted at Muscle Shoals High School, Saturday November 3rd.  I have cut and pasted some details about judging, scoring, and awards below, as it will be quite different from other contests and you should know how this contest will work differently.  Other state championships tend to…

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JSU Contest of Champions Results

I trust you heard the very satisfying news of our band’s success at the JSU Contest of Champions!  Details were shared on our Facebook page and in email to all of our school employees, Superintendent Massey and our School Board member, Angie Bates.  I would reiterate that the trophies (All Superior ratings, 1st place Drum Major,…

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Upcoming Promotional Events

General Info: When selling items, make the checks to BHS Band.  PLEASE make sure there is a phone # and your child’s name and name of fundraiser on memo portion of check.  As always, all fees (including fall, spring, all rental fees and any misc. fees), must be paid before credit is applied to spring…

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JSU Contest of Champions

*Football Band students will follow the same schedule as Competition Band marchers and be involved in the entire process, helping with logistics and involved throughout.  These students will not need to wear the uniform and should plan to wear tennis shoes, khaki shorts, and the band shirt.  Competition Band marchers will also wear the band…

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3rd Competition Update

I just sent the following email through CHARMS a few minutes ago, as we have been informed that the CHARMS email send issue has been fixed.  Therefore, all parent and student addresses should be receiving emails through CHARMS once again.  However, I’m sending it through our Gmail address book just to be sure everyone gets…

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Concert Attire

Attention parents of freshman (/first year) students (and any veteran students who may need a new tux or dress, or need to have it altered because of your student’s growth) for participation in concert-band performances: The time is quickly approaching for our students to need their concert attire (tuxes / dresses).  The first time we will…

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October and November Events

Attention parents – below are some important details and upcoming dates to mark on your calendar.  This is a long one which includes several performances coming up over the next 2 months. Next Tuesday, October 2nd: Yesterday I spoke with all of our students about the testing schedule / E-Learning Day next Tuesday, October 2nd. …

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