The 2018 District & All State Honor Band Audition

The 2018 District & All State Honor Band Audition requirements are now available.   Parents, when you have some time, please look this over, go the link, print out the necessary documents, and help encourage your student to participate in this challenging but very worthwhile process!  Lots of our students are capable and should do…

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Competition Dates Announced

This email is to remind everyone about the competition window stipulation which was specified and sent out last year and then reiterated in the “high school band information” PowerPoint back in April/May.  You’ll recall the stipulation was that we would compete on either Saturday before or after Fall Break so families could avoid being absent…

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Band Preview, Booster Meeting, Ice Cream Social

Hello band parents, It’s hard to believe that band camp has come and gone … and the first day of school is just around the corner! As has become the tradition the past couple years, we’d like to combine our first Band Booster meeting with an exciting marching band preview immediately following … and then…

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UNIFORM FITTING DAY

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW 1) Students will arrive in DESCENDING order this year. We are doing this in order to get some of the smaller uniforms back into circulation for the underclassmen.  The schedule is as follows: 9:00am — Seniors 10:00am — Juniors 11:00am — Sophomores 11:30am — Freshmen We will have the Freshmen…

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UNIFORM DAY VOLUNTEERS

We need volunteers for Uniform fitting day. Below is a description of each station we will have. Please plan to arrive by 8:15 so we can go over duties. You can sign up in CHARMS or reply to this email. Thank you for all of your help! Uniform Fitting and Form Submission Day 1)UPPER CLASSMEN…

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Band Forms and Uniform Fitting Day

Hello, everyone, Nikka Shaneyfelt is heading up the collection of forms this year. It is very important to turn your student forms in on a timely basis. Nikka will be available to collect forms during the following upcoming activates: · Band Rehearsal, July 25th · Band Rehearsal, July 27th · Uniform Fitting Day, July 29th…

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From Mr. Souder: Band Camp Newsletter 2017

Hello everyone – the 2017 “Band Camp Newsletter” is a super important detailed document covering just about everything you (and your student!!) need to know about the two weeks of camp starting week after next, the two rehearsals during the week between camps and the start of school, and the “Uniform Fitting and Form Submission…

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Read the 2017 BAND CAMP NEWSLETTER

PLEASE READ THOROUGHLY WITH YOUR STUDENT. STUDENTS WILL BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE FOR THIS INFORMATION. THIS IS THE ANNUAL CAMP LETTER AND THE INFORMATION WITHIN IS VERY IMPORTANT.  Dear Parents and Students, The time of the year for our marching camps is getting close! There are some things you need to know in order to ensure your student’s…

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Dr. Tim Leadership Clinic Details

This INFORMATION is for the students and parents of students who have previously signed up for the Dr. Tim Lautzenheiser Band Leadership Clinic @ Homewood High School near Birmingham, AL on Saturday, July 15. If you are attending (students and adults): be sure to get a good full night of sleep (you’ll be tired from…

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Marching Leadership Results

READ THESE NOTES FIRST…. Additions to our Leadership Council are certainly possible during camp and throughout the season (as in years past). There are individuals (not on the below list) who have wonderful ideas, potential, and promise who I would like to include in leadership coaching and consulting and will start to talk with soon. …

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