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
Rehearsals January 20 - 2:30-3:30 pm Marching Band, 3:30-4:30 pm FL
January 28 4:30-6:00 pm FL
February 7 9am-noon FL
Band Booster Meeting - February 10th - There will be a band booster meeting on February 10th at 6pm in the band room. We will be going over the Florida trip, jazz band items, and details of the Parada del Sol on Feb 14th. The last meeting of the school year will be April 29th at 6pm in the band room. Elections will be held for band booster officer positions. If you are interested in being on the Board, please contact Carla.
Jazz Band Shirts - Shirts for students in jazz band cost $15.00. Checks should be made out to Chaparral Band Boosters and given to Mrs. Mireau. Shirts are not in yet, but will be coming soon.
Band Trailer - A Big Thank you to Brent Orm who is working on the design of a new wrap for the Chaparral Band Trailer.
2015 Spring Schedule is below. This includes all bands: jazz, marching, symphonic and wind ensemble. It also includes the extra rehearsals for the Florida trip. Please take a look at it and write down the dates that apply to your student. 0 hour for jazz band does start January 5th at 6:45am.
2015 Spring Events Schedule
There are a few Band events coming up for which volunteers are needed. Your help would be greatly appreciated.
Friday & Saturday, Jan 23 – 24: Solo and Ensemble Contest and Regional Band Auditions - Mrs. Mireau is the regional chairperson for this event and she needs 5 volunteers to help with registration and tabulation (totals).
Friday 1/23 would be from about 3pm-8pm and Saturday 8am – 3pm. All symphonic band and wind ensemble students are participating, plus many jazz band and marching band students. Please consider helping out while your student performs. It is at Mountain Pointe High School in Phoenix-4201 E. Knox Rd, Phoenix 85044. Please contact Fabiana to volunteer firstname.lastname@example.org or go to this link Solo Ensemble Volunteers for signing up.
Saturday, Feb. 14 – Parada del Sol Parade 8am-noon: 3 Volunteers needed (1 bus chaperone, 2 walk in parade with band members)
The band is going to march in this parade. Wind ensemble, jazz, and symphonic band students can also march. It is Saturday February 14th. Please mark your calendars now. If not volunteering, it's a fun parade to take the family and watch.
Thanks again for all your help. Please contact Fabiana email@example.com or Carla with any questions.
Carla Monson for the
Firebird Band Boosters
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.