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HIGHLAND HIGH SCHOOL
MARCHING BAND
INFORMATION LETTER - FALL 2015

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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 & 4 jazz bands that meet year round, a competitive marching band with 150+ 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 home the first day of school.

Be Part of the Band -

Interested in the band at Highland High? Click here to view three videos about being part of the band!

Click to download the Band Parents Meeting Presentation
Highland Band May Newsletter

Hi Band Friends and Family,
Come out to the last Band concert for this school year and enjoy all the Concert and Jazz Bands’ performances, and Senior Recognition.  The school year is wrapping up; finals to be taken, and the Seniors preparation for graduation. A HUGE and heart-felt Thank you to everyone who has donated their time, items, or dollars. I’ve really enjoyed meeting and working with everyone this year!  It has been a really great year, and I am very much looking forward to next year!

Please read the newsletter for some important information and dates. Always feel free to let me know if you have any questions or concerns - I will be happy to help.

Have an exceptional summer!
Joy Ramsey | Highland Band Booster President | hhsbbpresident@gmail.com

Important Dates
May 6: Final Concert and Senior Recognitions
May 11: Band Board Meeting, 7:00pm
May 21: Graduation

Bring a Buck for Band
If you are able, please bring a buck for band to every concert.  JP will be happy to have it!
Much of the Bands’ instruments, uniforms, and equipment are as old as Highland High School, and need to be replaced.  Thank You to all of you who have been contributing all year!

Teacher Appreciation Week This Week
Students - This is teacher appreciation week at Highland.  Please find a way to thank each of your teachers for what they do.  Let them know they are appreciated!

Marching Band
Yes, Marching Band!  It’s getting very near time for the 2015 season to begin.
Look for a parent meeting soon.  Marching Band camp will be July 27-30, and Aug. 1. No details yet, but please be aware that the fee schedule will be earlier than in years past, and start planning. Let’s make it an awesome season!

Used Instrument Market
Maybe you just upgraded your instrument and are wondering what to do with the old one. We have a solution for you!  The Used Instrument Market on the Highland Band web page. You can post your instrument for sale here, and the site is promoted with local band programs. While we are starting up, the $5.00 fee will be waived.
http://www.highlandhighband.org/Market.php

Grocery Cards
Link your Fry’s VIP card to Highland Bands at www.FrysCommunityRewards.com
1.       Create online account for every VIP card
2.       Link each VIP card to Highland Band Boosters #80033
Works for any Kroger stores; Default is for credit to go to the general band fund.
For info on how to get individual credit, email Kris at hhsbandgrocery@gmail.com
If anyone would like a Basha’s card, just send Kris an email.  Basha’s also works at AJ’s and Food City.

 

Upcoming Events...

July 21 Wind Music Rehearsal 6-8PM
July 22 Color Guard & Drumline Camp 9AM-6PM
July 23 Color Guard & Drumline Camp 9AM-9PM
July 23 Wind Music Rehearsal 6-8PM
July 24 Color Guard & Drumline Camp 9AM-6PM
July 25 Color Guard & Drumline Camp 9AM-4PM
July 27-
Aug 1
Band Camp - All Members - Required Times Below
 
July 27 8:00AM-11:30AM   4:00PM - 8:00PM
July 28 8:00AM-11:30AM 1:00PM-4:30PM 6:00PM-8:00PM
July 29 7:30AM-11:30AM 1:00PM-4:30PM 6:00PM-8:00PM
July 30 7:30AM-11:30AM   4:00PM-7:00PM
July 31 NO CAMP - Teacher Meeting Day
Aug 1 7:30AM-11:30AM 1:00PM-5:00PM  
Aug 1 General Parent Meeting 4-5PM
Aug 1 Camp Dinner/BBQ 5-6:30PM
 

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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!
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