I hope you had a good weekend and enjoyed your Family Day!
First off, a big congratulations and thanks to all of you! The Spectrum Band Program won a $1000 GRAND PRIZE from the Glanford Bottle Depot for having THE most successful bottle drives in 2013. This helps to pay for our bussing to and from the hotel/festival venues for MusicFest!
Thanks to everyone that came out to the Band Parents Association meeting on Wednesday night.
1.) Period 1 and 2 Classes
Band 9 is now on TUESDAY and THURSDAY (PE on Monday and Wednesday now). Band 10 is now on MONDAY and WEDNESDAY (PE on Tuesday and Thursday). We will continue to alternate classes on Fridays.
Monday – No School
Tuesday – Band 11/12, Band 9
Wednesday – Band 10
Thursday – Band 11/12, Band 9
Friday – Band 9
Band 9/10 Practice Cards – Turn in Week 22 for marking. Start Week 23.
2.) Morning / Lunch / After-School Rehearsals
All outside of the timetable schedules are running as usual. ***Remember that we start with Sr. Jazz on Tuesday morning.***
3.) Bottle Drive – Saturday, February 15
Our next bottle drive is this Saturday, February 15th from 9:00am – 1:00pm in the school parking lot. The Band Parents Association will again be offering DOUBLE CREDITS for PARENT volunteer drivers that come out. If you have not volunteered for driving yet, we will need a photocopy of your license/vehicle registration before you can drive students. Thank you to everyone that has helped make out bottle drives successful this year!
4.) Upcoming Dates To Note
Saturday, 15 February - Bottle Drive (9am-1pm, Parking Lot) - We need lots of parents out to help with this one!
Thursday, 20 February – Jr. Jazz Band performs at Colquitz Middle School (Details TBA)
Friday, 21 February – Pro D Day / All Day Pit Orchestra Rehearsal (9am-3pm, Band Room) - Lunch provided.
Saturday, 22 February – Pit Orchestra Drowsy Chaperone Dress Rehearsal (9am -5pm, Theatre)
Wednesday, 26 February - Pit Orchestra Drowsy Chaperone Dress Rehearsal (5pm -10pm, Theatre)
Friday, 28 February – Sr. Musical “The Drowsy Chaperone” Performance (Pit Orchestra, 6:30 call, Theatre)