This Week

Weekly Band Update 10/16/2018

Band Schedule Oct 17 - 20

Tuesday Oct 16th
Rehearsal 4:15-7PM

Wednesday Oct 17th
Rehearsal Winds 4-6PM

Thursday Oct 18th
Rehearsal 4:15-7PM

Friday Oct 19th
Report at 3PM for the football game

Saturday Oct 20th
Upper State Championship

 

Friday Rehearsal Notes

Hornline and Guard: Bring old clothes and shoes to wear during rehearsal (don’t forget socks). The field will be wet!

PERFORMANCE NOTES

Bring your collared band shirt and a pair of blue jeans in case we decide not to wear uniforms to the game. Be sure to bring these items with you as this decision will not be made until just before we leave!
Bring black socks and a white t-shirt to wear under your uniform.

Friday Oct 19th
Away Game at Eastside

3-5PM Rehearsal
Students will receive an approved early dismissal from Mr. Ludley

5:30PM Load Trailers/Get Dressed (Blue jeans ans collared shirts)
Dinner will be provided by the Band Boosters.
Roll props up to the band room and take apart.

6:30PM Leave for Eastside High School
7:30PM Kickoff - Beat the Eagles
8:45PM Pack up after halftime (depends on the state of the game)
9:30PM  Arrive at GHS

Saturday Oct 20th
UPPER STATE Championship

6:30AM Band Room Opens
7AM Breakfast (Provided by Boosters)
7:45AM Get Dressed
8:15AM Depart for BHPHS
9:30AM Arrive at BHPHS
Prop Crew go to assemble Props
10AM Basics and stretching warm up
11:30AM Official Warm Up
12PM Walk to Gate
12:15PM Gate Report Time
12:45PM PERFORMANCE
1:05PM Head Back to Buses/Pack Equipment
1:30PM Eat Lunch (Provided by Boosters)
2:30PM Head Back to Stadium to watch remaining bands
4:30PM Awards Ceremony
5:15PM Depart for GHS
6:30PM Arrive at GHS/Unload/Put everything away
7:30PM Go Home

UPDATED! This Week

Weekly Band Update 10/08/2018

Band Schedule Oct 12 - 16

Friday Oct 12th
Rehearsal at 4PM
Game vs Berea

Saturday Oct 13th
Pendleton Contest

 

Friday Rehearsal Notes

Hornline and Guard: Bring old clothes and shoes to wear during rehearsal (don’t forget socks). The field will be wet!

PERFORMANCE NOTES

Bring your collared band shirt and a pair of blue jeans in case we decide not to wear uniforms to the game. Be sure to bring these items with you as this decision will not be made until just before we leave!
Bring black socks and a white t-shirt to wear under your uniform.

Friday Oct 12th
Homecoming Game vs Berea

4:05PM Rehearsal Begins
Winds and Guard to field. Guard does not need equipment.
Percussion will set up in the band room. We will review the entire show. We will also review battery materials if time allows.

5:45PM Load Trailers/Get Dressed
Dinner will be provided by the Band Boosters.
6:40PM Leave for Dooley Field
10:15PM Performance Time
11:15PM Arrive at GHS

Take your water cooler home!
Ice will not be available for Saturday morning rehearsal. 

Put your uniform on the back of your chair so it can air out. Be sure to hang it properly!

Saturday Oct 13th
Pendleton Contest

9:00AM Gates Open at Dooley Field
Prop Crew and Percussion Report Time
9:30AM Rehearsal Begins
12:00PM Rehearsal Ends
12:45PM Depart for GHS
A bus will be available to transport those students that do not drive.
1PM Eat Lunch (Provided by Boosters)
After lunch, we will clean the band room and then get dressed.

2:30PM Leave for Pendleton High School
4PM Arrive at PHS
Prop Crew go to assemble Props
5PM Warm Ups (basics and stretching) 5:30PM Official Warm Up
6:15PM Walk to Gate
6:30PM Gate Report Time
6:45PM PERFORMANCE
7:05PM Return to Buses/Pack Equipment
Field Crew take props apart
7:55PM Back to Stadium to watch remaining bands
9PM Awards Ceremony (Staff critique with judging panel)
9:45PM Snack

10PM Depart for GHS
11:30PM Arrive at GHS/Unload/Uniforms
12AM Go Home

Reminder: Papa John's Fundraiser is due 10/12/2018.

This Week

Weekly Band Update 9/19/2018

Band Schedule SEPT 19- 25

Thursday Sept 19th
Practice 4:15-7PM
Hat & Shoe Rehearsal Day

Friday Sept 20th
Practice 4:15-7:30PM
No Game

Saturday Sept 21st
Boiling Springs Contest

SATURDAY Sept 21St
Boiling Springs Contest

7AM Band Room Opens
7:15PM Field Crew and Percussion Report
7:45AM Band Report Time
9:45AM Rehearsal Ends
10:30AM Leave for GHS
10:1 5AM Lunch (provided by boosters)

We will eat and then get dressed.
Winds and Percussion - Bibbers only
Guard should be completely dressed!

11:20AM Full Band Meeting
11:30PM Leave for Boiling Springs
12:15PM Arrive at BSHS
1:15PM Basics and stretching warm up
1:45PM Official Warm Up – Area B
2:10PM Full Band Meeting
2:20PM Walk to Gate
2:35PM Gate Report Time
2:45PM PERFORMANCE
3:05PM Back to Buses/Pack Equipment
3:50PM Back to Stadium for Awards
4PM Awards Ceremony
4:30PM Pack equipment – Snack provided by Boosters

5PM Depart for GHS
5:30PM Arrive at GHS/Unload/Uniforms
6:30PM Go Home

Fundraiser Updates

Friday Sept 28th
Parent Hoodie Orders are due.
Parent Hoodie Order Form
There are also copies of the order form outside of the Band Booster Office.
NO LATE ORDERS will be taken!
**Students receive a hoodie as part of their summer uniform.

PAPA JOHN’S
We will start selling Papa John’s Cards this week. Cards cost $10 and we make $7 profit per card. We are asking each student to sell 2 cards. The profit from each student’s sales will be credited to their Fairshare account.

GREER BAND CAR STICKERS
Available in the Band Booster office.
Stickers are $5 each.

Thank you parents who have brought in waters and snacks!!
If you haven’t brought in your donation of 2 cases of water and a snack, please do so.
We do not have enough yet to make it through the band season.

This Week

Weekly Band Update 9/5/2018

Band Schedule SEPT 5-12

Wednesday Sept 5th
Fundraiser Night
at Firehouse Subs in Greer

Thursday Sept 6th
Practice 4-7PM

Friday Sept 7th
Break
No game or practice

Monday Sept 10th
Practice 4-7PM

Tuesday Sept 11th
ractice 4-7PM

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Friday SEPT 7TH
NOT ATTENDING GAME
at MauldiN

Thank you parents who have brought in waters and snacks!! If you haven’t brought in your donation of 2 cases of water and a snack, please do so. We do not have enough yet to make it through the band season.

Fundraiser Updates

Wednesday Sept 5th
Fundraiser Night
at Firehouse Subs in Greer
Please tell friends and family to come out and have dinner to help the band raise money for a new trailer.

Friday Sept 14th
Guard Uniform money is due.

This Week

Weekly Band Update 8/28/2018

Band Schedule Aug 28- SEPT 5

Tuesday Aug 28th
Open House Night at Greer High 6PM
More information can be found on the school website.
Students will be dismissed at 6:30PM

Thursday Aug 30th
Practice 4-7PM

Friday Aug 31st
Practice until 5:30PM

Mon Sept 3rd
Labor Day - No practice

Tuesday Sept 4th
Practice 4-7PM

Friday Aug 31St
HOME Game vs WESTSIDE

Students will stay after school and practice until 5:30.
The Band Boosters are providing pizza for students after practice.

We will load the buses and leave for the game at 6:15PM.
Bring money for concessions at the game!

We will return from the game at approximately 11:15PM.

Parents - PLEASE DO NOT BLOCK the band room entrance! We have buses and a band trailer that needs room to unload after the game.

Fundraiser Updates

 Friday Aug 31st
Show Shirt orders are due.
No orders will be taken after Friday!

Wednesday Sept 5th
Fundraiser Night at Firehouse Subs in Greer
Please tell friends and family to come out and have dinner to help the band raise money for a new trailer.

Friday Sept 14th
Guard Uniform money is due.

Thank you parents who have brought in waters and snacks!!
If you haven’t brought in your donation of 2 cases of water and a snack, please do so.
We do not have enough yet to make it through the band season.

This Week

Weekly Band Update 8/22/2018

Band Schedule
Aug 22 - AUG 27

Thursday Aug 23rd
Practice 4:15-6:30PM

Friday Aug 24th
Practice until 5:30PM

Mon Aug 27th
Practice 4:15-7PM

Tuesday Aug 28th
Practice 4:15-7PM

Friday Aug 24TH
HOME Game vs Spartanburg

Students will stay after school and practice until 5:30.
The Band Boosters are providing pizza for students after practice.

We will load the buses and leave for the game at 6:15PM.
Bring money for concessions at the game!

We will return from the game at approximately 11:15PM.

Parents - PLEASE DO NOT BLOCK the band room entrance! We have buses and a band trailer that needs room to unload after the game.

Fundraiser Updates

Thursday Aug 23rd
Dunking Booth
Practice will end at 6:30PM
The 10 students that sold 5 or more coupon books have earned a chance to dunk Mr. Norman! Students can buy a chance at the dunking booth for $5. Students must bring the $5 on Thursday.

Friday Aug 31st
Parent Show Shirt orders due. We will not take any orders after this date.

Thank you parents who have brought in waters and snacks!!
If you haven’t brought in your donation of 2 cases of water and a snack, please do so.
We do not have enough yet to make it through the band season.

This Week

Weekly Band Update 8/15/2018

Band Schedule Aug 16-23

Thursday Aug 16th
Percussion Only - report at 3:30PM for Freshman Orientation

Friday Aug 17th
Report at 3PM for the football game

Monday Aug 20th
Practice 4:15-7PM

Tuesday Aug 21st
Practice 4:15-7PM

Thursday Aug 23rd
Practice 4:15-7PM

Friday Aug 17th
Byrnes Away Game

All students should report to the band room at 3PM.
Summer uniforms are in and we will change into those before the game.

Be sure to eat before you come!
Bring money for concessions at the game.

Fundraiser Updates

Wed Aug 15th
Fundraiser Night at Firehouse Subs in Greer
Please tell friends and family to come out and have dinner to help the band raise money for a new trailer.

Wed Aug 17th
Coupon book money is due.
Students are required to sell coupon books and this will be added to the student's account this week.
If yo did not sell the coupon book you were given, you can turn it in to Anesa or Shellie to get the credit for it. Otherwise, you will be charged for the book.

If you haven't brought in your donation of 2 cases of water and a snack, please do so.
We do not have enough yet to make it through the band season.

 

This Week

Weekly Band Update 8/9/2018

 

Coupon Book Fundraiser

We have Spartanburg versions of the book available.
Contact Shellie Roberts if you are interested.

Coupon Book money is due Friday, Aug 17th

 

Fundraiser Night at Firehouse Subs in Greer
Aug 15th from 5-9 PM

Please tell friends and family to come out to Firehouse Subs in Greer and have dinner and help the band raise money for a new band trailer.

Band Schedule Aug 13-17

Monday and Tuesday
Percussion 4-9
Winds and Guard 5-9

Thursday
Percussion only 5:45 PM

Friday
Band report time is 3:00 for the football game

  • We will have summer uniforms to change into before game
  • Eat before you come
  • Bring money for concessions at the game

This Week

Weekly Band Update 7/26/2018

Band Schedule Jul 30 - Aug 3

Monday and Tuesday 8AM-8PM
Wednesday 8AM-6PM
Thursday and Friday 8AM-8PM

Reminders for Band Camp

Bring sunscreen and a water cooler
Wear comfortable shoes

Lunch will be served by the school cafeteria. Students should bring food for the dinner break.·       

Fair Share Payments

The first fair share payment of $100 was due July 1st.

This payment covers the cost of the summer uniform. Your summer uniform will not be ordered until we receive this payment.

You can pay by credit or debit card using the PayPal Donate button below.

We accept cash or check payments in the locked black band box in the band room next to Mr. Norman's office.

If you have a hardship case, you must contact Anesa Matthews or Shellie Roberts as soon as possible to make arrangements.

Other Info

We ask each student donate a case of waters and a snack(granola bars, peanut butter crackers, etc,) for the band season. They are used during long competition days and football games.

Our first band fundraiser will be start July 30th. We will be selling the coupon books. Each student is REQUIRED to sell 2 coupon books for the band. Any books sold over the 2, we will credit the profit to the students account. If you do not sell 2 coupon books, you will be charged for the profit of 2 coupon books to your Charms account (this will be $20.00).