This week’s news:
The first payment for the trip to Washington, DC is due October 15. In order to create your account, please click on the trip page on the website (located here: http://www.treasurecoasthighschoolband.com/2017-spring-trip-information.html) and click on the button that says payment website. The trip code is treasurecoastdc2017. If you have any questions about the trip, please contact Mr. Hall at Luke.Hall@stlucieschools.org.
Please remember to check Charms to see the current balance of your band fee. Click on the link on our site or go to https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/login.asp. If you haven’t yet paid your band fee, please do so as soon as possible. Please make sure you have put in your contact information so you get all the reminders and updates.
If you still have outstanding money from the discount card fundraiser, please get that turned in as soon as possible.
We are currently selling program ads for the concert programs. Program ad forms are available in Charms and in the band room. All program ad information and money is due by Monday, November 7. Money raised can be applied to band fees and the Washington, DC trip. Our next fundraiser will be the poinsettia fundraiser.
Rehearsal this week is on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. Friday is an extended rehearsal that ends at 6:30 PM.
Please make sure you are keeping up with your pass-offs! Pass-off number 3’s due date has been changed to Tuesday, October 11 for full credit due to school being closed on Thursday and Friday. Late pass-offs may be completed through Tuesday for up to an 88. Wednesday – Friday pass-offs may be completed for up to a 78. Late pass-offs will not be accepted after Friday October 14.
Next week is homecoming week. The band will be performing in the homecoming parade on Thursday, October 20 and in the pep rally during the school day on October 21. Step-off for the Parade is at 6:30. The parade ends at 7:30 and students will be dismissed at 7:45. Students will be served a light snack before the parade at the end of marching practice. We will wear our show shirts, practice shorts and practice shoes for the parade. The band will wear uniform B (band polo, jeans, dinkles, black socks, and black belt) for the pep rally.
Our next booster meeting is this Tuesday, October 25 at 6:00 PM, we hope to see you there!