THANK YOU DECA SOUTHWEST!!
Special thanks to our friends at DECA Southwest for their generous underwriting gift to support specific financial needs of the band program!
This generosity promotes the success of the band program and brings together an amazing group of talented - and awesome - performers!
Thank you DECA Southwest for recognizing the value and benefits of the Chaparral Band Program, and, more importantly, for believing in our students! Thank you for your generosity!!
This Week In Band
CONGRATULATIONS to the Chaparral Marching Band Band for a fantastic season!! The kids all worked hard, the instructions were wonderful, and Mrs. Mireau once again did an incredible job directing all the pieces and bringing them together for amazing results!
The State Band Championships was yesterday and the band placed 2nd in the state and received 2 captions: percussion and general effect. Thank you to everyone who made this possible!!
Wednesday, November 19 - Best of the Best Fundraising items are in! - Items can be sent home with your student or picked up after school until 2:30pm
Friday, November 21 - Football playoff game - Call time 5pm. Game is at Phoenix North Canyon.
The boosters will be selling water and hot chocolate at Evening Under the Stars at Cocopah 5-9pm. Please see below for more information.
Saturday, November 22 - Band Banquet 5pm - This is a fantastic event! The students are recognized for their hard work throughout the season. You don't want to miss this! It also includes dinner, dessert, silent auction items and section baskets!
We are looking forward to a spectacular band banquet on Saturday! There will be a silent auction during the banquet. The holidays are fast approaching and this is a wonderful opportunity to get some early shopping done! Cash and check are accepted for payment.
Each marching band section also creates a basket. These are always a hit! If you haven't heard about the section basket please ask your student what their section theme is and how you can contribute!
Some of the great items that will be featured are 4-one day Disneyland Park hopper tickets, a great golfing outing, tickets and gift cards to various places in Arizona, and great baskets to bid on!
If you can help with set-up, serving or clean up at the band banquet on Nov. 22nd please sign up via the link below
Band Banquet Volunteer Signup
If you have any contributions for the silent auction, we are still accepting donations. Please email Sandy Welch email@example.com
If you haven't RSVP'd, please do so as soon as possible.
Band Silent Auction Flier
Band Booster Auction Form
Away Football Game on Friday - There is a semi-final football playoff game on Friday! We need help at the game with chaperones, pit, plumes, etc, Please help us out and sign up
Away Football Games Signup
Evening Under the Stars Drink Sales - The band has been invited to sell water and hot chocolate at Cocopah's Evening Under the Stars on Friday, November 21st. All proceeds from this will benefit the band. The event is 6-9pm. Set up is at 4:30pm. If you can help I would love another parent to help me. Shift times are 4:30pm-7:00pm and 7:00pm-9:30pm.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help. Thank you!
Zero hour continues throughout the semester. There are no more evening rehearsals!
Carla Monson for the
Firebird Band Boosters
Band Spring 2015 Florida Trip
Florida Trip Update
The second payment of $250.00 was due November 7th. $800 dollars is tax credit and $200 is non tax credit.
Your student should have brought home the tentative itinerary and the payment schedule. If you have not seen it, it is below.
2015 Florida Trip Payment Schedule
The trip is March 7 - March 11, 2015
Earn money for your child's Florida Trip and Other Band Fees (Band Camp, Las Vegas Trip, Band Booster Fee, etc.) with no out of pocket costs to you!
This is a great program that uses giftcards from thousands of companies both large and small to who give a discount to your child if the giftcard is purchased through the Band Booster Scrip Program.
To learn how this works to go the Fundraising page of this website for more information
Re-link Your Fry's Card to Chaparral Band Boosters
Your Fry's card needs to be re linked to Chaparral Band Boosters each year for the band to continue to receive funds from the Fry's Community Rewards Program. If you are not sure if your card is linked, please look at the bottom of your next Fry's receipt. It will say 'Chaparral Band Boosters' if your card is linked. Please link your card to the band and please ask your friends and family to link their cards too:
Go to www.fryscommunityrewards.com
Sign in to your Fry’s account or register for one.
Select My Account and then Account Settings
Scroll down to Community Rewards and select edit.
Select Chaparral Band Boosters #80255. Then save.