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
April 24, 2016
Monday April 25
Pep Assembly - the marching band is playing and should wear a marching band shirt.
State Jazz Festival for Jazz I students
Friday April 29th @ Desert Mountain HS - State Jazz Festival for Jazz I students
Call time is 2:00pm
Leave at 2:30pm
Warm up 3:30pm
Return by 5:15pm
Parents are welcome to attend!
ALL Bands = May 10th. The concert will start at 7pm in the auditorium. There is no charge to attend. Invite your friends and family. The boosters will be selling water, snacks, and Chaparral baseball hats.
All-Bands Pic-Nic @ Cactus Park
May 20th 4-7pm. Band Council positions and section leaders will be announced. The booster will provide sub sandwiches. All students are requested to bring items which will be announced as we get closer. Parents are welcome to attend
All Bands Play at Graduation
It is REQUIRED of ALL band members (concert band, wind ensemble, jazz etc) Graduation is at ASU Wells Fargo Thursday May 26th. The students will be bused from Chaparral and call time will be announced as we get closer.
Mark Your Calendars for Marching Band:
If your student is in marching band please mark your calendar for summer band camp. It will be July 30 - August 3 in Heber, AZ. School starts on August 8th.
Alumni band camp
If you student is a senior and will be attending band camp the fee will be $190.00. This includes bunking in the alumni cabin and all meals. It does not include transportation to and from the camp. Payment for alumni is required by 5/26. Please confirm your attendance with Mrs. Mireau and bring a check made out to Chaparral Band Boosters.
Marching Band Competitions for next year will be
10/1 - Gilbert Invitational
10/8 - A California Competition TBD
10/15 - ASU Band Day
10/29 - Ironwood Ridge Invitational (Tucson)
11/5 - State Festival
11/12 - State Championships
Link Your Fry's Card - Please be sure that your Fry's card is linked to the band. Fry's will donate a portion of sales to the band at no cost to you.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. Follow the link and directions to the right side of this screen.
Carla Monson for the
Firebird Band Boosters
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.