Band Camp Update

29 Jul

Band Camp Updates and more 7/29/17

Ready, set, go, it’s band camp time!!!!!!!!

Welcome back!

HYDRATE, HYDRATE, HYDRATE – You should be drinking a gallon of water per day at this point.

Dust off those Camel Packs and get them working, get your frog towel ready.  Don’t forget your sunscreen!

And do not forget your lunch, no one can leave campus during band camp!

GOT FORMS – THEY NEED TO BE UPLOADED TO registermyathlete.com.  If you are having trouble with a form, contact the activities office.  They are in so you can go in on Monday 7/31 or Tuesday 8/1 and have this taken care of before camp.  WE DO NOT NEED YOUR BIRTH CERTIFICATE UPLOADED.  For those students who are getting new physicals early next week, upload the copy as soon as you have it and bring a copy with you to check in. – If your FSHAA forms and physical are not complete and approved you will be sent home.

Tuesday 8/1 – 8-4 Leadership only

Tuesday 8/1 – 7PM – Mandatory Parent/Student meeting in the auditorium (Mr. Gomez will be there to talk with the students and say goodbye).  Lots of other information for you, any incoming freshman parents who ordered volunteer polos can pick them up at this meeting.

Wednesday 8/2 – All students 8-4, student check-in begins at 7:30am in the marching parking lot, do not go into the band room without checking in.

Thursday 8/3 – All students 8-4, student check-in begins at 7:30am in the marching parking lot, do not go into the band room without checking in.

Thursday 8/3 – Uniform fitting for ALL Juniors and Seniors 6 – 8 PM – Enter through side door near auditorium

Friday 8/4 – All students 8-4, student check-in begins at 7:30am in the marching parking lot, do not go into the band room without checking in.  “100% chance of rain”

Saturday 8/5 – Uniform fitting for ALL freshman and sophomores 11am – 3PM – – Enter through side door near auditorium

*Students MUST pay their band fees to be eligible for Disney, last day to pay for Disney is August 5th.

Monday – Friday 8/7 – 8/11 – All students band camp. 8 – 4PM This is a reminder, DO NOT SHOW UP AT 8AM.  YOU ARE TO BE IN THE PARKING LOT OR ON THE FIELD READY TO WORK AT 8AM

SATURDAY 8/12 – ALL STUDENTS BAND CAMP 8 – 12, Mr. Goff will announce call time for Saturday show expect around 4PM.  Band show in the stadium, in the gym if the weather is bad.  (we are 9 years straight of being in the gym)

District required Parent volunteer meeting, Tuesday, August 8, 7PM in the band room

Picnic items

Seniors – Paper plates & napkins

Juniors – case of water

Sophomores – 12 count bags of chips

Freshman – 12pk cans of soda (coke products only) coke, diet coke, sprite, fanta orange, Mr. Pibb, coke zero

These items are needed no later than 8/11.

FRESHMAN STUDENTS ARE TO REPORT TO BAND CAMP NOT TO FRESH FINS.  WE WILL GO OVER ALL THE SAME INFORMATION LATER DURING THAT SAME DAY.  AROUND LUNCH TIME.

 

The year of “Elvis” is here!

 

Carolyn Bradtmiller

Corresponding Secretary

Secretary, GCHS Band Aid Club