Marching Practice is Tuesday 2:30-5:00 and Thursday, 2:30-5:30. Please check with your child to see if their section has a sectional scheduled this week. Please remember that students need to bring their water cooler to school filled each day. Students should make sure to eat breakfast and lunch in addition to drinking water the night before and throughout the day. Students need to have their flip folders and chips for marching practice. Students are to wear dark shorts/light athletic pants and a white shirt. Students are encouraged to wear a hat, sunscreen, and sunglasses to marching practice.
Passoff #4 is due Friday. Please note that flip folders will no longer be allowed on the field as of October 9. Students who have not yet passed of their music by that date will not be able to march until their passoffs have been completed. Students should have already completed Passoffs #1, #2, and #3. Please ask your student and/or check Skyward to see if passoffs have been completed. If you have not yet done so, please get this taken care of. Please avoid waiting until the last minute.
Beethoven and Company will be at TCHS with music for solo and ensemble on Thursday, October 8 from 5:00-8:30 PM.
Please remember that band fee payment #2 of $60.00 was due on August 28. The final band fee payment of $30.00 was due on Wednesday, September 30. If you have not yet paid your band fees, please do so as soon as possible.
We are currently selling concert program ads for students to raise money for their band fees, this year's spring trip, and next year's band fees/spring trip. We will be accepting program ads until October 30. Please stop by the band office for an ad form if you are interested.
Poinsettias will go on sell beginning October 19. This is also for students to raise money for band fees/travel.
Band Tumblers will arrive Tuesday, October 2. Students may pick these up at the end of marching practice.
This year's spring trip is on Friday, May 6. Students are currently able to sell program ads to raise money for this trip or for their band fees.
We are playing Champagnat at Lawnwood this Friday. The game starts at 7:00 PM. We will be wearing full uniforms, including hats and plumes. This is also Military Appreciation Night. We are performing at the Marching Chief’s invitational at Santaluces Community High School on Saturday, October 10. The band performs at 7:00 PM. The itinerary is below.
We have a rehearsal on Friday, October 16 from 11:30 AM - 3:00 PM. There is no school for students on this day. The band will provide students dinner prior to the football game that evening. Please note that the game on October 16 is also Senior Night for Band, Cheerleader, and Football seniors.
The band is performing at 7:00 PM at Santaluces Community High School in Lantana, Florida. Directions from TCHS will be posted this week. Students will need to bring money for dinner. The itinerary is below.
Beethoven and Company from Tallahassee will be at TCHS on Thursday, October 9 from 5:00-8:30 PM with solo and ensemble music.
Friday, October 9 itinerary:
3:45 PM - Change into marching uniforms/Equipment loading/load buses
4:45 PM – Depart TCHS
5:45 PM – Practice halftime performance
6:15 PM – Transition to stadium
6:45 PM - National Anthem
7:00 PM – Kick-off
8:00 PM – (approx.) Halftime
9:15 PM – (approx.) Game Ends
9:45 PM – (approx.) Depart Lawnwood for TCHS
10:15 PM – (approx.) Return to TCHS unload equipment/offload
11:45 PM - Dismissal
The itinerary for Saturday, October 10 is:
11:30 AM - Report Time
11:45 AM - Rehearse Field entrance/visuals
2:30 PM - change into marching uniforms/load buses/truck
3:00 PM - Depart TCHS for Santaluces Community High School
4:00 PM - Eat dinner at concession stand at SCHS
5:00 PM - Observe Bands
6:10 PM - Warmup
7:00 PM - Performance
8:00 PM - Load Buses
8:30 PM - Depart Santaluces
9:30 PM - (approx.) Arrive at TCHS
11:00 PM - (approx.) Dismissal