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Band Schedule

This Week In Band

This Week in Band

Friday, August 29th - first football game - away at Saguaro, call time 5pm, in the band room
Attire is 2014 band t-shirt and jeans, please double check this with your student.

Announcements Home Football Game September 5th - The first home football game is Friday September 5th. Please note that call time has been changed to 4pm. The marching band students will be wearing their full uniforms for this game. It is homecoming and the 7/8th grade band students from Cocopah will be playing with the band. Last year we had about 100 Cocopah students join us. We need donations of sugar or butter cookies for the kids to eat after they perform at half-time. Please no chocolate chip or white chip--they melt and we don't want any food stains on the band uniforms. If you can donate please respond to this email.

Marching Band Directory - Please email boosters@firebirdband.org to opt out of being included in the band directory. If you don't reply I will assume that you have opted in and I can include name, address, email and phone numbers.

Florida Parent Meeting is Wednesday September, 3rd at 6:00pm in the band room. Please come to learn about the trip and the fundraising opportunities. Your student should have brought home the tentative itinerary and the payment schedule. 2015 Florida Trip Payment Schedule The trip is March 7 - March 11, 2015 and costs appx $1,000 ($800 tax credit and $200 non-tax credit) The first payment of $200.00 is due September 5th to the bookstore.

Band Council Polo Shirts & Color Guard Section Shirts - Mrs. Mireau is collecting $15 for the band council polo shirts and $15 for the color guard section shirts. If your students is in one of these groups, please make sure they have paid.

Booster Meeting - The next booster meeting is Thursday September 18th at 6:15pm in the band room. All are invited to come and hear about our marching band season and other events going on.

Save the Date - Our annual Band Banquet is Saturday evening, November 22nd in the Chaparral Cafeteria. All students and families are welcome to attend. An invitation will be mailed home to you as it gets closer, but please block off the date, you don't want to miss this fabulous event that recognizes the kids and the band for all their hard work and accomplishments throughout the season.

Volunteering

Please consider volunteering for the first two football games. August 29th is an away game and signup is available with the first link. The second game is our first home game September 5th and can be found under home football games. Thank you for volunteering!

First away game Aug 29th
First Away Game Signup

Home football games
Home Football Games Signup

Other away games
Away Football Games Signup

Competitions
Band Competitions Signup

Thank you to everyone who has donated supplies for the band! There are still some items that are needed. For the complete list and to sign up go here:
Supply Donations Signup

Have a wonderful week!

Carla Monson for the
Firebird Band Boosters
boosters@firebirdband.org


REVISED SCHEDULE and OTHER IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS:

Please see the updated schedule below for more important dates and information!!!

2014 Summer/Fall Schedule Update

2014 Band Important Info

2014 Band Booster Fee Form

2014 Band Scholarship General Guidelines

2014 Band Scholarship Form






Please pay your band fees


Please pay your band fees. They are due this Friday, August 29th! It would really help us out if everyone was paid by the deadline. Fees can be paid online through paypal with a credit card or mailed. Please visit www.firebirdband.org for all the information. If finances are an issue, please see the website for the scholarship form. Thank you everyone who has already paid!

2014 Band Booster Fee Form

If finances are an issue, please see the scholarship form. Thank you everyone who has already paid!

2014 Band Scholarship General Guidelines

2014 Band Scholarship Form

Band Spring 2015 Florida Trip

Florida Parent Meeting is Wednesday September, 3rd at 6:00pm in the band room. Please come to learn about the trip and the fundraising opportunities.

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 and costs appx $1,000 ($800 tax credit and $200 non-tax credit) The first payment of $200.00 is due September 5th to the bookstore.

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.