Band Update Week of 10/29/17
This has been the craziest marching season ever.. Flood Hurricane and a Tropical storm, we can’t make this stuff up.
Since Tropical Storm Philippe decided to mess up the weather on Saturday FBA was forced to reschedule MPA for Monday, October 30th. Here is the schedule for Monday
5:30pm — Call Time
6:00pm — Depart GCHS
7:45pm — Warm-up
8:15pm — Perform
8:30pm — Load busses
9:00pm — Depart BCHS
9:30pm — Dismiss from GCHS
Flag and Dance members will need to come to Sharkettes rehearsal in complete uniform and make-up. Call time for Sharkettes 4:15PM.
We are in need of more volunteers for MPA and Sharkettes.
Click here to sign up for MPA.
Click here to sign up for Sharkettes
We are in need of lots of volunteers to help out on Friday night. We need help with our band, sharkettes and in concessions. This is the last opportunity you have to work concessions to be eligible to work, non-varsity football concessions and earn credits toward your student account. CURRENTLTY WE ARE EXTREMEMLY SHORT STAFFED FOR CONCESSIONS. WE HAD 2 OF OUR CONCESSION CHAIR PEOPLE RESIGN SO WE ARE LOOKING TO SOME OF OUR VETERANS TO HELP US OUT AS LEADS.
Click here to sign up. It is senior night so we need lots of help.
Monday, October 30 – Sharkette Rehearsal 4:30PM – 5:45PM – Flag & Dance call time 4:15PM please eat before you come and bring a snack with you. You are required to arrive in full costume and make-up.
Monday, October 30 – FBA MPA – Student call time 5:30PM, Volunteer call time 5:15PM.
Tuesday, October 31 – HAPPY HALLOWEEN
Thursday, November 2 – band rehearsal – 6-8:15PM – Don’t forget to wear your Elvis t-shirt. Be prepared to wear full uniform for Professional pictures.
Friday, November 3 – Home Football vs. Golden Gate, Student Call time 5:30PM, Band Volunteer call time 5PM, Sharkette volunteer call time 5:30PM. This is senior night for Band, Football & Cheer. The band will perform its half time show one final time after the game.
Prism tickets – Tickets on sale now, before or after practices and students can see Mr. Goff or Mr. McGuire before school. Friday night and Saturday night tickets are $10 each. Saturday matinee is $7, group ticket sales are available for the Saturday matinee show. Contact a board member for details. We will also have Silent auction baskets assembled by each of the sections in the band, poinsettias for sale and a bake sale.
Krispy Kreme Donuts and coffee sales – Look for information regarding this fundraiser to come home soon.
Don’t trow away your old gently used shoes!!!!! – We will kick off a fundraiser in January where we will collect those old shoes.
San Antonio – Final trip payment is due Nov 1 for $225. Please be sure to pay on time.
Universal Studios – The band is planning a trip to march in Universal Studios holiday parade Dec 2. The cost of the trip is $115. If a student has a season pass the trip is $35 for the bus trip. Students must provide a copy of their season pass with their payment. Final date for to purchase this trip is 11/3. No Late payments will be accepted.
Volunteers – At this time the school is asking for any volunteers who have not yet stopped into the office to update your records (drivers license scan and new pictures for badges) to please do so as soon as possible. This can be done at any CCPS school.