Band Schedule

This Week In Band

 






September 21, 2017

SPIRIT WEAR IS READY TO ORDER! Get ready to show some Firebird Pride and order up some Chaparral Gear! Our merchandise can be seen here and to place an order and pay via Paypal view our order form. Gear should be ready about 10 days after ordering and orders are due by August 30. We look forward to seeing our Marching Band Pride all over town!

Current Marching Band Schedule may be found here.


Spring Trip: Orlando March 10-14,We will be performing in Disneyworld somewhere and we will participate in the Disney Instrumental workshop. We will visit all the parks on a park hopper pass and we will return late Wednesday. There will be more information as we get closer to the date.


This Week:

  • Thursday, September 28 Home Football Game vs Notre Dame HS - 6:00pm

  • Saturday, September 30 Our first Competition! It is at Desert Vista High Schoool.This event will take up the entire afternoon and evening. Please plan ahead. Friends and Family very welcome to attend and watch us perform! Once we have our performance time Mrs. Mireau will send out an itinerary for the day.

  • October 13 - 15 Fall Break trip to Las Vegas for Marching Band Open Series (MBOS) Showdown at Silverado Marching Band Competition. The trip itinerary is here. The trip cost is $275 ($206.50 Tax Credit Eligible) you can pay here. Click on School and Activity Tax Credit. Trip can also be paid in the bookstore with checks payable to Chaparral HS Band. Money is Due Sept. 8.


  • VOLUNTEER SIGN UPS:
    Home Game Sign Up
    Away Game Sign Up
    Competition Sign Up

    You can log in to the above anytime and sign up ahead of time to volunteer. If you have an questions about volunteering, contact our VP of Volunteers, Ms. Cassie Stokes.volunteers@firebirdband.org


    Band Fees - 2017 Band Fees. If you have not paid your 2017 Band Fee, please pay today at this link here. Thank You! The fee is $250. In order for the band to run effectively, it is necessary to collect a fee for the program. Based on what the Boosters spent last year the amount spent per student is $375 with a total of approximately $18,000 spent last year. This pays for only our regular expenses and does not include repair, purchase of new instruments or equipment or any extras. We are at about 65% of our group having paid.


    As always, if you have any questions please contact Ms. Mireau directly at jmireau@susd.org or any member of the band booster council:

    2017-2018 Band Booster Board:

    Co-President: Shellie Howard
    Co-President: Sari Shanks
    VP Volunteers: Cassie Stokies
    VP Fundraising: Chris and Kathy Dimitruck
    Treasurer: Alice Cunningham
    Secretary: Carolyn Chinthigada

    Michele Howard
    Co-President
    Firdbird Marching Band Boosters
    boosters@firebirdband.org

    ** Band scholarship information can be found on the PARENTS tab on this website.**



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