Band Update – 10/22/18

It’s trip week!!!! Are you ready???

Please review and quadruple check our plans for the week. We’ve all ready had a couple of “bone head” mistakes that could have been avoided if we all were on the same page. Here’s all the information that went out at the Disney meeting: Disney Departure Meeting

Please don’t forget about the Disney Photo Orders – We still have 10 orders out! You will not receive your photo until it’s paid for.  Checks can be made payable to ABOB.

Here’s our week:

  • Tuesday, October 23 – Sunday, October 28 – Disney Trip!!!! 
  • Parent/Teacher Conferences – we will not be in for these, but are more than happy to have an email, phone, or in person conference. Please shoot us an email to let us know! 
  • Alyssa Overmann – aovermann@altonschools.org
    Steven James – sjames@altonschools.org
    Lexi Edwards – aedwards@altonschools.org

Looking ahead:

  • Monday, October 29 – ABOB Meeting – 7pm, AHS 
  • Wednesday, October 31 – Halloween Parade – Downtown Alton
    5:45pm Meet at AHS, dress in uniform/load buses
    6:25pm Depart Alton High School
    6:45pm Arrive Alton Police Station/Alton Plaza
    7:30pm Parade Step-Off
    8:30pm Parade Ends at Piasa St./E 9th Street & Load Up
    9:00pm Arrive Alton High School/Unload/Turn in All Parts of Uniform
  • Friday, November 2 – M100 Bandquet – Invitations went out on Friday (10/19). Please return RSVP’s by Tuesday, 10/30. Marching 100 students are covered with a canned good donation to Community Christmas, and guests are $15 each (checks made payable to ABOB.) *We are revamping banquet this year – we’ll have more “kid friendly” food (Nicky G’s!) and this event is optional for parents – it’s a chance for the kids to celebrate the season, and they do most of the talking/award giving. More info. will be coming as we have it! 

That’s it! We’re ready for a GREAT week! We’ll try to update abob.net with come updates as the week progresses. Please contact us if you need anything throughout the week! 

Let’s GO!!!