Disney Trip Departure Meeting Notes (10/17/18)

Hello! Thanks for a great meeting last night – We’re set up for a FANTASTIC trip!  We had some folks who had to leave early/couldn’t attend. We will get your students the hand outs today, and here’s a recap! You should have several items:A Tour Itinerary booklet with the traveler’s name on it2 neon orange […]

Band Update – 10/15/18

Hello!  We still have 12 orders out! Please don’t forget about the Disney Photo Orders – we cannot take any new orders, but please send in payment! Checks can be made payable to ABOB. Please mark your calendars! Our Disney Trip Departure Meeting will be this Wednesday, October 17 at 7pm in the AHS Auditorium. Please make sure at […]

Rain Plan – 10/12

Good Afternoon!  After talking to administration and looking at the radar (showers not moving out until 8:15ish), here’s our rain plan: Meet at West at 6:00pm – wear your marching shoes, jeans (layer underneath!), and something Marching 100 on top (jacket, fleece, hoodie, show shirt with layers underneath, etc).  We will play pregame on the […]

Band Update – 10/8/18

Last week of the competitive season – can you believe it??? Please encourage your student to pay attention to the weather this week – it’s going to change fast! They should be prepared for a warm rehearsal Tuesday, cooler Thursday, chilly game Friday, and everything Saturday! Thanks!  Please don’t forget about the Disney Photo Orders – we […]

Band Update – 10/1/18

It’s still warm out! (Second Summer? Fake Fall?) Please remind your kiddo to dress appropriately for rehearsals (tshirt/shorts/hat), and to bring water! We’re in the final countdown – two more weeks of competition season! Please don’t forget about the Disney Photo Orders – we cannot take any new orders, but please send in payment! Checks can be […]

Orchestra Make a Note: October 1 – 4

Monday, October 1First Fall Playing Test this week for both orchestrasAndDisney Trip orchestra rehearsal3:25 – 4:15Thursday, October 4ABOB Fall Fundraiser Pick Up!2:30 – 5:00 in the AHS music suiteLet me know if you need a later pick up time Friday, October 5No School for students:  teachers inserviceMonday, October 8No School for Students:  Columbus DayAndILMEA Auditions! Mascoutah […]

ILMEA Senior Orchestra Audition Info

ILMEA DISTRICT 6 SENIOR ORCHESTRA AUDITIONSMONDAY, OCTOBER 8Mascoutah, Middle School The bus leaves AHS at 7:30 a.m. from the music suite.  Plan on arriving by 7:15 a.m. Students will have access into the music suite in the morning. Dress:  Nice school clothes. The bus will return to AHS sometime around noon.  Please make sure you […]

Band Update – 9/10/18

Hello! Spiritwear Note: We are unable to get the red/black/white track jackets this year – they’re out of stock everywhere. We’ll go back to our red/white track jackets (https://www.ssactivewear.com/p/j_america/8858) click the red/white option. We’ll go ahead and order these for all track jacket orders. If you’d rather not, and would like your money back, please […]