Monday, October 19, 2020

This Week! (10/19)

 Hi Everyone!

1 - We are modifying the Marching Band Practice schedule for the next two weeks.  Rehearsal will end at 6:00 PM this week and next week. The Colorguard will end at 7:00 PM on Monday and 6:00 PM on Thursday.

2 - We have a Band Booster Club Meeting tomorrow, 10/20, at 7:00 PM.  We will meet virtually.  Watch for the link through email tomorrow.

3 - We are starting our next Fundraiser.  Back by popular demand, our Spicy Chicks fundraiser begins today and is due back 11/2.  We are sending paperwork for this fundraiser home with students today.

As always, please do not hesitate to let us know if you have any questions. 


Tuesday, October 13, 2020

This Week! 10/12

 Hi Everyone!

Lots of exciting things happening in the band world this week!

Monday - Practice from 2:45 - 6:00

Tuesday - OFF

Wednesday - OFF

Thursday - Practice from 2:45 - 6:00.  Home Band Exhibition at 6:15 in the Stadium.  We are so excited to show all of you what we have been working on the past few weeks!  Please don't forget to follow social distancing guidelines in the stadium!

Friday - Concert Band Rehearsal from 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM.  Symphonic Band Rehearsal from 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM.  Call time for the Marching Band is 6:00 PM.  

As always, please let us know if you have any questions.  Thanks!

Monday, October 5, 2020

This Week - 10/5

Hi Everyone,

I hope you are all doing well.  Lots of things going on this week!  

1 - Our cheese fundraiser is due back in next Monday, 10/12

2 - District Honor Band / All-State Registration is also due next Monday, 10/12.  It is $30 to audition.

3 - Due to popular request, we will keep the Spirit Wear store open through the end of the day today.

4 - Here is our schedule for this week:

Monday - Practice from 3:45 - 7:00

Tuesday - Homecoming Pep Rally.  Student call time is 6:00 PM in casual uniform.  Pep Rally starts at 6:30 in the stadium.  We should be finished by 7:00 PM

Wednesday - OFF

Thursday - Practice from 3:45 - 7:00

Friday - Homecoming!  Call time is 6:00 PM in FULL uniform.

5 - NEXT WEEK (10/12 - 10/15) our Marching Band practice schedule will be modified due to conference week.  We will practice Monday from 2:45 - 6:00 and Thursday from 2:45 - 6:00 (with our Home Exhibition beginning at 6:15 on Thursday in the stadium.)

Thank you!

Friday, October 2, 2020

Home Marching Band Exhibition Information

 Hi Everyone,

I hope you are doing well and staying safe!  

We are excited to announce that we are going to host a home Marching Band Exhibition on October 15th at 6:15 PM in the SPHS Football Stadium.  Our Marching Band will perform their halftime show, in full uniform, for all of our families and friends.  We will start promptly at 6:15 and should be finished by 6:30 or so.  Admission is FREE!  We do ask those in attendance to follow social distancing guidelines in the stadium.  We hope to see you on the 15th!

Friday, September 18, 2020

Help Needed / Fundraising Information

 Hi Everyone,

I hope you are all doing well and staying safe.

1 - We do still need help in our concession stand next Friday.  Please help us!!!  You can CLICK HERE to sign up. 

2 - This week we sent home information for our newest fundraiser with our students.  CLICK HERE to access information on our cheese fundraiser.

Thank You.  I hope all of you have a restful and relaxing Fall Break!

Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Senior Night Information

 Hi Everyone,


I hope you are all doing well!  We are incredibly excited to celebrate senior night next week!  Here is everything you need to know:


1 - Practice will take place from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM on Friday, September 25th.

2 - We do need help with concessions on the 25th.  Remember, we ask that all of our parents to volunteer once throughout the season.  You can CLICK HERE to register.

3 - The link to purchase tickets for next Friday will come out on Sunday, September 20th at 6:00 PM.  9-11th grade parents will have the opportunity to purchase two tickets.  Senior parents will have the opportunity to purchase 4 tickets.  Please let me know ASAP if you do not receive your link.

4 – Here is our schedule for Senior Night.

1:00 PM – Practice Begins

4:00 PM – Practice Ends.  Students change and start to get ready for the game

5:00 PM – Dinner.

6:00 PM – Sectionals for 9th – 11th grade members. 

6:15 pm - Seniors and Senior Parents begin to move down to the football stadium and line up alphabetically by last name for the ceremony. The line will form near the pavilion on the home side.

6:45 pm – Senior Night ceremony begins.

7:15 pm – 7:20 pm - The presentation of the colors and performance of the National Anthem

Senior Parents – Below is some follow-up information from last night’s Senior Band Parent Meeting from Cheryl Cannon.

~ If you would like to purchase tablecloths or balloons for the senior dinner please let Cheryl Cannon know. 

~ Any items you would like to donate, just email Cheryl Cannon at to let me know so we don’t have double of something.  Arrangements will be made the week of fall break to hand-off donations to Cheryl. 

~ Buttons with photo and ribbons: will be an estimated cost of $6-$8. If you are interested, contact Mrs. Pitts or her daughter Kristal Pitts.  Photos that will be used will be the pictures on the banners unless you choose to send her something else. 

Monday, September 14, 2020

This Week!

 Good Afternoon Everyone,

I hope all of you are doing well and staying safe!  A few reminders about this week:

1 - We return to our new normal practice schedule this week with the Marching Band - Mondays and Thursdays from 3:45 - 7:00.

2 - This Friday is our "Bye" week.  No football this Friday!

3 - Our Great American Cookie Company Fundraiser is due back on Thursday of this week.

4 - Senior Parents - don't forget we have a meeting tonight at 7:30 through Zoom to discuss Senior Night. 

5 - Practice Schedule for Fall Break.  Next week (during fall break) we will only practice on FRIDAY 9/25 from 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM.

Thank you for all you do!