Marching Practice is Tuesday 2:30-5:00 and Thursday, 2:30-5:30. Please note that Wednesday is an early release day. Please check with your child to see if their section has a sectional scheduled on either day. 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 2. 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.
Please remember that band fee payment #2 of $60.00 was due on August 28. The final band fee payment of $30.00 is due on Wednesday, September 30. If you have not yet made band fee payments 1 or 2 please do so as soon as possible. Fee reminders were given out to students last week.
There is a carwash on Saturday, October 3 for students to raise money for their band fees, this year's spring trip, and next year's band fees/spring trip. Students may sign out tickets before or after school or class. Students who sell tickets must volunteer for one shift of the car wash. Shifts are: 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM and 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM. We are in need of parent volunteers to assist as well.
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.
Tumblers will arrive today, September 29. Students may pick these up at the end of marching practice.
We are in need of help preparing food for Middle School Band Night this Friday. If you are able to help, please contact Rachel Moore at: 561-452-2008.
This year's spring trip is on Friday, May 6. Information about the trip will be going out this week and will be posted to the trip section of the website. Students are currently able to sell program ads to raise money for this trip or for their band fees.
We are playing Central at South County this Friday. The game starts at 7:00 PM. We will be wearing full uniforms, including hats and plumes. 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.
Friday, October 2 itinerary:
2:30 PM – Report Time
2:45 PM - Eat Dinner (provided by the band)
3:30 PM - Change into marching uniforms/Equipment loading/load buses
4:00 PM – Depart TCHS
4:30 PM – Arrive at South County
5:00 PM – Sectionals with middle school students/marching band demonstration
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