Competitions are not won at the show. They are won AT HOME, ON THE BOARDS, IN LESSONS, AND ON THE PRACTICE FIELD!!!!!
Mon July 25th 5:30-8:00 - BATTERY ONLY
Tues July 26th 5:30-8:00 - FRONT ENSEMBLE ONLY
Weds July 27th 5:30-8:00 EVERYONE * Mongos run after practice
Week of Aug 1st - Aug 5th is also PRE-CAMP!!! From 9-1.
Everyone is required to be there every day. Also, new members will get fitted for uniforms this week.
Notice that the evening practices have been moved up to right after band camp on Mon-Weds
Mon Aug 1st 1:30-4:00 - BATTERY ONLY
Tues Aug 2nd 1:30-4:00 - FRONT ENSEMBLE ONLY
Weds Aug 3rd 1:30 - 4:00 EVERYONE * Mongos run after practice
Week of August 8th - 11th is FULL CAMP from 8:30am-8:30pm every day!!
This is it people! The 2nd most important week of the year!!! NO ONE
MISSES THIS WEEK FOR ANY REASON AT ALl!!! No work. No sports. No
vacations. No weddings. No doctors appointments. No drivers ed .... Nada!
This is the week we learn how to be a full member of this band! Missing
time this week will put you too far behind to possibly catch up for the
Week of August 15th-18th
Mon Aug 15th - Full Band 9-1; Battery practice 1:30-4
Tues Aug 16th - Full Band 9-1; FE practice 1:30-4
Weds Aug 17th - Full Band 9-1; BAND POTLUCK at Watterson 6-9pm
Thurs Aug 18th - ALL DRUMLINE 5-8
Mon Aug 22nd - ALL DRUMLINE 5-8 * Mongos run after practice
During the school year
Band meets as 8th period during the week ... roughly 2:30 and will go from there until after school on
Monday - Micro-sectionals until 4:30.
Tuesday - full band until 5:15
Wednesday - full drum line until 5:30
Thursday - full band until 5:15
Friday - either football games or practices
Competition Season Saturdays
Starting on the 3rd Saturday of September we will start having competitions. These will generally
take all day including practices, and travel. THESE ARE THE REASON WE DO THIS WHOLE
ACTIVITY!!!! From the 3rd Saturday in Sept to MSBA Finals in Nov we will have something on
EVERY SATURDAY. The same rules apply here for attendance as full camp week ... No work. No
sports. No vacations. No weddings. No doctors appointments. No drivers ed .... Nada!