Showing posts from September, 2017

Week 5

Competition Week Busy week ahead, please drink plenty of water and get rest whenever possible to be in best shape for Saturday.  Parents, we are in need of Gatorade and bottled water for competition days donations would be greatly appreciated. This Week: Monday: Full Percussion Practice with the instructor from UNCP 3:30-5pm Tuesday:  Morning Practice 7 am Wednesday: Half day of school (no after school activities) Thursday:  Morning Practice 7 am Friday:  Football Game 5 pm full uniforms Saturday:   Arrival time 8 am Performance time- 2:45 Return time- midnight Location- Pinecrest High School 250 Voit Gilmore Ln, Southern Pines, NC 28387 What to bring Saturday  -Any medications you need (example inhalers and epi pens) - Everything you need for your uniform (see week 4 for full list) - Meal money- suggested about $15 (concession meal prices are higher then fast food and you will need to eat two meals) - Snacks/drinks  for the bus ride are always a great op

Week 4

Time to shake off the struggle of last week, don't stress we can make this happen!  Parents if you will be helping us on Saturdays to move equipment on and off the field please attend practice on Friday at 6 pm. If any parents would like to watch a competition preview feel free to come watch around 6:30 on Friday. T-shirt money is due by Wednesday! several people have ordered more items any unpaid items will be sold after Wednesday. The reorder or second round of ordered items will also be ordered on Wednesday. This Week: Monday: Tuesday: Morning Practice 7 am Wednesday:  *Colorguard Practice 3-4 pm Thursday: Morning Practice 7 am Friday: Band/Pit crew Practice 3-8 pm Parents arrive at 6 pm - Please note we may finish early depending on how smoothly things go -We will be having pizza for dinner if you have special food needs feel free to bring your own food. - Originally on the calendar this was a game but the game is away so we will be practicing with our parent he

Week 3

Fantastic Job at the game Friday we may have had some outside struggles but you guys rocked it and your hard work and dictation to this band is appreciated. I am so proud of your hard work and excited for the competition season to come, we will be watching the video and talking more in class. see our SCHS Band Boosters facebook page for pics from Friday. Schedule this week: Tuesday and Thursday- Morning Practice 7am Friday -Quiz 3 Makeup available throughout the week if you need it to improve your grade. Quiz 3 (Marching / Drill quiz) - Winds - A full group video will be take at the end of the week of the first two songs, to pass this quiz you must start and stop at the correct times, correct horn angles and correct drill positions. (rubric coming soon) All Percussion - Have a 30 min (or two 15 min) pit and drum line sectional to work on opening of El Cumbanchero. Color guard-  A full group video will be take at the end of the week of the first two songs, to pass this