Marching Band – Harvest Festival

Week of October 16th!

Make sure that you are here for regular practice.

On Saturday, October 21, 2017 we will be going to the Harvest Festival in downtown Bowling Green.  Please meet us in the band room at 7:45 AM so that we can leave at 8:15 AM.  We will perform the Star Spangled Banner at 9AM and then the rest of the field show at 10:15.  We will then leave Bowling Green around 11 AM.  Parents should plan on picking students up around 11:45AM.

Marching Band – Stafford Sr. HS competition

Cavalier Notes – Stafford Sr. HS – October 13th and 14th

  • All time are estimates!!!!  Things may take longer than expected.  
  • Football game – No Practice but return to school at 5:00PM to get ready – Friday is a half day.  You will not be able to stay after school – Game will start earlier at 6:30PM instead of 7PM. You should be ready for pick-up at 10PM after field clean-up
  • Saturday – eat a good lunch before reporting to school or bring it with you.
    • 10:30AM – Arrive, go out to our practice field with equipment and everything to load trailer – all uniforms, hats, shoes. Flutes and clarinets will load the bus
    • 11:30PM – Get dressed – put garment bag, shoe box and hat box on your bus when you are dismissed to the buses
    • 12:00PM – Leave for Stafford Sr. HS
    • 12:55PM – Arrive at Stafford Sr. HS
    • 2:15PM – Performance
    • 8:15PM – Awards
    • 9:00PM – Load Bus and leave for CHS
    • 10:00PM – Arrive at CHS
    • 10:30PM – As long as everything is put up – Dismissal

Marching Band Weekly Schedule – October 5-7, 2017

Cavalier Notes – Spotsylvania HS

  • All times are estimates!!!!  Things may take longer than expected.  
  • Thursday – Bonfire – students will be feed by SCA – pick up at 7:15PM
  • Home Football game – pick up time same as last game – at or around 10:45PM – Would like your help cleaning the stadium so we can all leave ASAP
  • Saturday – eat a good lunch before reporting to school
    • 12:00PM – Arrive, go out to our practice field with equipment and everything to load trailer – all uniforms, hats, shoes. Flutes and clarinets will load the bus
    • 12:45PM – Get dressed – put garment bag, shoe box and hat box on your bus when you are dismissed to the buses
    • 1:20PM – Leave for Spotsylvania HS
    • 2:00PM – Arrive at Spotsylvania HS
    • 3:45PM – Performance
    • 9:00PM – Awards
    • 10:00PM – Load Bus and leave for CHS
    • 10:40PM – Arrive at CHS
    • 11:00PM – As long as everything is put up – Dismissal

Marching Band Transportation

I spoke to administration today about concerns about transportation costs for marching band competitions.  After this meeting we made the decision to find a way to stay at each competition for awards.  I will have a itinerary for this Saturday’s Competition momentarily.