Band Update – 9/17/18

Hello! As you know, it’s still HOT out! Please encourage your student to treat our after school rehearsals like band camp – bring a water bottle, sunscreen, a hat, sunglasses, light weight t-shirt/shorts to change into. We’ve got to keep pushing ahead – it’s way easier when they’re prepared! The band room is open every […]

Band Update – 9/4/18

Hello! Hope you had a relaxing weekend. Here we go with competition season! Believe it or not, we’re all ready on the downhill slide – 6 weeks left! Here’s our week: Today, Tuesday, September 4 – Full M100 Rehearsal – 3:30-5:30pm Wednesday, September 5 – Cheese & Sausage Check in Day – if your student has sold […]

Band Update – 4/3/18

Happy Tuesday! We’re starting the slide to the end! Here’s what we’ve got this week: Tuesday, 4/3 – Jazz Lab Band – 3:15-4:30pm Wednesday, 4/4 – Concert Jazz Band – 3:15-4:30pm Broom, Popsocket, & Beefstick check out – 6pm, AHS Percussion Ensemble Concert with SIUE Steel Band – 7pm, AHS Auditorium. Percussion students arrive at […]

Band Update – 8/29/17

Hello! Thank you to all who helped with both the Car Wash and Button Days! Both were highly successful and fun! We appreciate your help and support! Here’s our week: Full M100 Rehearsal – tonight, Tuesday, 8/29 – 6-8:30pm. Guard will begin at 5:30pm Today, Tuesday, 8/29 is also the second check in (sell 12 items) […]

Band Update – 10/17/16

Happy Monday! Can you believe it’s our last full week of marching band??? Here’s what we’ve got for the week: Tuesday, 10/18 – 8th Graders at Rehearsal/ABOB General Meeting: Rehearsal will start around 4:30pm over at Public School Stadium (West). Please have your student at West as soon as you safely can! 5:00pm 8th graders […]

Band Update 10/3/16

Hello! Here’s what’s going on: Assignments – we do have some assignments coming up! All details are on Google Classroom – that is where they will be turned in as well: First Quarter Playing Test is due this Thursday, October 6! Concert Band Auditions will be at the end of this month (begins Oct. 24). […]

Band Update – 9/19/16

Hello! Here’s what we have going on this week: Orders for Trip Fundraiser, TJ’s Pizza were due this last Friday, September 16. Checks made payable to ABOB. If your student has not submitted their order form, please get them in ASAP! The order will be placed tomorrow. Students may drop them by in the morning – I’ll be […]