WHS Band Boosters

WEEKLY NEWS: 3/18-3/24


Boston Rehearsals
The band will rehearse the Boston music during period 6 Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

ISSMA Organizational Contest
NEXT WEEK: March 26 & 28 the bands will practice after school to prepare for the ISSMA contest.
The 3rd period Gold concert band will rehearse 3:30 - 4:25
The 4th period Green concert band will rehearse 4:30 - 5:25
The 1st period symphonic band will rehearse 5:30 - 6:30


BOSTON TRIP MANDATORY MEETING: If you have a student going on the Boston Trip, there is a MANDATORY meeting for parents Thursday in the LGI. At least one parent or guardian must attend. This meeting will be quick. The Color Guard banquet will be held in the same room at 7 PM. Please have THIS MEDICAL AUTHORIZATION completed online before coming. 

5:30 Doors Open - Bring in your medical forms, talk to our nurse going on our trip
                                  (We are lucky enough to have Molly Baker as our trip nurse)
                                  BRING IN COPIES OF YOUR INSURANCE CARDS
5:45 Quick Chaperone Meeting
6:00 Mandatory Meeting w/Grueninger's 

BUTTER BRAID PICKUPS THIS WEEK!! Pickup will be Friday 5-7 PM at Football Concessions. Drive in through North Gate. We will try to give reminder calls/texts this week. 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: The Booster Board is currently looking for some specialized volunteers for next year. If you are gifted in any of the following areas, we would love to hear from you. This can be a great solution for parents who have difficulty fulfilling their normal volunteer requirements. We are looking for parents interested in:

      Construction (prop-building)

      Graphic Design (concert programs, brochures, correcting/creating vector images...using existing templates)

      Marketing (helping advise on our social media platforms)

      Photography (marching competitions, Friday night football games, concerts, guard events)




               Monday...7 PM Booster Meeting                

               Tuesday...Period 6 Boston Trip Rehearsal

                                5:30-8 PM IPA

               Wednesday...Period 6 Boston Trip Rehearsal

               Thursday...Period 6 Boston Trip Rehearsal

                                  5:30-7:30 PM IPA

                                  6 PM Mandatory Boston Trip Meeting (LGI)

                                  7 PM Color Guard Banquet (LGI)

                Friday...5-7 PM Butter Brad Pickups

                Saturday...IPA State Prelims @Decatur Central





     March 27 Competitive Marching Band Call-out (cafeteria)

     April 13-17 Boston Trip

     April 21 ISSMA Organizational Contest

     May 10 Spring Band Concert

     May 31 Freshman Orientation