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A very special thank you to everyone that supported the Highland High School Marching Band's drive to replace our sousaphones!

 

About Highland High School Bands
Highland High School opened in 1993. The band program has an enrollment of over 350 students which make up the 4 concert bands & 3 jazz bands that meet year round, a competitive marching band with 125+ performers, State Champion Winterguard, & State Champion Winter Concert Percussion Ensemble. The band program provides an outstanding music education and creates positive learning experiences for Highland's student musicians.

Highland has established a tradition of musical excellence. The concert, jazz, and marching bands frequently receive ratings of superior with distinction in Arizona festivals and competes in festivals and competitions all over the Southwest.

The Highland Wind Ensemble has been an Honored Performer at the Arizona Music Education Association State Conference in 2004 & 2009.

Is Music the Key to Success?
(New York Times article 11/12/13)

 

Parents and Students -

All information will now be communicated, distributed, organized, and inputted through Charms. Please click on the link above to login into Charms.

Our school code is: HighlandHighBands.

If you are new to the Highland Band Program and do not have or know your password, we will be sending that information out soon.

Click to download the Band Parents Meeting Presentation
Congratulations to the 2018 All-State Jazz Band Members!!!
Jazz Band 1: Isaac Smith, Alex Thompson, Blake Hammond and Micah Miranda
And shout out to those that made it to the second round: Grant Ryerson, Andi Chalker, Chris Hover, and Sam Dicken.
WAY TO GO!!

We are changing the format of the email just a bit this week - all new items will be shown in Bold, so please at least glance at those items! Thanks :)


GENERAL
    • Butterbraid Fundraiser - Sales were so high in the fall, we've scheduled another Butterbraid fundraiser! Students can collect orders from Feb. 20-Mar 6, with delivery on Mar 29 at 1pm, in time for Easter. We NEED a parent that can run this for us: compiling order forms, communicating with the company to order the pastries and manage the delivery to the school and students (there is no selling involved on your part at all - just coordinating efforts). Students earn $5 per pastry. If you would be willing to run this fundraiser, let us know.
    • ShopwithScrip - Enroll at www.ShopwithScrip.com using our enrollment code A71582FL57366. Any questions contact Carla at carlajduff@gmail.com.
    • AmazonSmile - link for the band: http://smile.amazon.com/ch/51-0548043.
    • Fry's Community Rewards - earn money for our band by linking your VIP card. Go to: https://www.frysfood.com/topic/new-community-rewards-program and link to HHS Band Boosters (#80033). For more info, see our website (under fundraising).
    • Basha's Community Reward program also goes to students individual band accounts. 6% of card reloads are credited monthly. Contact Carla to get a card: Carlajduff@gmail.com

CONCERT/JAZZ BAND
    • Concert/Jazz Band Spring semester payment ($50) - was due on Friday, January 12
    • Solo & Ensemble: Tier 1 - Saturday, January 20
    • Jazz Fest is a few short months away and we (& Chris Page who is the Jazz Fest Chair!) need your help. We are currently looking for individuals to serve as chairpersons for different areas during Jazz Fest - this doesn't have to be a parent but does need to be an adult. Maybe Grandma or Grandpa would be interested?? For a complete list of areas and to sign up, click here:
      There will be a meeting on Wednesday, January 17 at 7 pm at Panera (Dana Park) for all those that are willing to help out as a chairperson. After that meeting, we will ask for additional volunteers to help for each area - you won't be doing it alone!

MARCHING BAND
  • We are currently looking for bids to make improvements to the marching band practice field (sprinklers, leveling, retaining wall, etc.). If you know of any companies that might be interested in giving us a bid - construction, landscaping companies, please let us know by replying to this email. We do already have 1 bid and are looking for a few others.

Have a wonderful week!
Highland High Band Boosters
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and support us every time you shop.
 

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