Welcome to the 2013-2014 Band Season


*** 2014-15 Marching Falcons Kickoff Meeting ***

Date: Thursday, April 24th, 2014
Time: 7:00pm
The meeting should last about 30 minutes
ALL students and parents are invited to be at the meeting.


*** Marching Band Spring Camp ***

Held after school on Tuesdays and Thursdays
May 6, 8 13, 14 from 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm.


*** Band Car Wash / Yard Sale ***

Date:    Saturday, May 10th, 2014
Time:    8am - 12pm
Where: Jordan High School parking lot

Please continue to gather items for the yard sale. There will be a drop-off area at Jordan shortly before the yard sale. If you have any used printer cartridges, please bring them as well. We will redeem them for funds for the band.

Closer to the date, there will be sign-ups for shifts.
 


*** Jordan Marching Band Summer Band Camp dates for 2014 ***

Please put these dates on your calendar now

Band Camp Dates
7/25 - Percussion/Guard Pre-camp date
7/26 - Rookie/Leaders Pre-camp date
7/28-8/1 - Band Camp Week 1
8/4-8/9 - Band Camp Week 2
8/9 - Parent Performance  <-- please note: This is Saturday

Times will be specified in the info packet given out at the kickoff meeting in April. Plan on each band camp date being an all-day affair so please, please, please avoid scheduling doctor/dentist appointments, vacations, etc. on those dates.  8/9 is a Saturday, and will be a half-day.

More information will be available at the Kickoff Meeting, Apr. 24, 2014

*** Duke Concessions Needs You! ***

Duke Concessions continues to be a terrific fundraising opportunity for the Jordan High school band.  The Winter/Spring sports schedule is now in full swing.

Please sign up here to work at Duke Concessions:  SignupGenius
This is a great way to help the band and earn money for your student account.



***ALL marching students are expected to fundraise $150 ***

If you were unable to attend the Sept. 24 parent meeting which further explained the fundraising expectations, it is important that you read the handout from the meeting.  The handout describes the 3 major band fundraisers for this year: fruit sales, Scrip cards, and Duke concessions. Click here for the handout.

 

*** Volunteers are needed throughout the band year ***

Click here to see volunteer opportunities


 

Upcoming Dates

 
Thur. Apr. 24
Marching Band Kickoff Meeting
7:00 pm
 
Sat. May 3
SAT
 
Tues. May 6
Marching Band Spring Training
3:00 - 4:30 pm
 
Thurs. May 8
Marching Band Spring Training
3:00 - 4:30 pm
 
Sat. May 10th
Car Wash / Yard Sale
8 am - 12 pm
 
Tues. May 13
Marching Band Spring Training
3:00 - 4:30 pm
 
Tues. May 13th
Band Booster Board Meeting, 6:30pm
 
Thurs. May 14
Marching Band Spring Training
3:00 - 4:30 pm
 
Thur.  May 22
2014 Spring Gala Concert
6:30 pm
 
 
 
 
 


2013-2014 Marching Band Season Photos/Video Posted

Photos from band events are available for viewing on the Multimedia page (11/10/13)

Go Green and Recycle Fundraiser

Go Green!  Join in our newest fundraiser.  We have created an account with a fundraising organization for recycling printer cartridges, used cell phones and other small electronics.
Access the website to view the buyback list. Currently this organization will pay for any cartridge or cell phone.  A labeled bin has been placed in the Band room. Let's go green and earn some green for the Band
! (10/23/12)

2012/13 Spirit Wear  Fundraiser

Marching season is approaching.  Make sure you are equipped to support the band!  Please see the latest list of available items and use the 2012-2013 Spirit Wear order form to make your order. We saw a small increase in our show shirt printing costs this year and have raised our price from $10 to $12. Additionally we are placing our "Band Moms Gone Wild" on clearance... a bargain at $5.00. We will have CE Jordan Band baseball hats on sale soon for $15. Available in red or khaki.  (8/21/12)

GoodSearch

Be sure to use the GoodSearch charity search engine to help raise funds for the band all year long. Searches and purchases made on GoodSearch earn funds for the JHS band account.  We earn 1 penny per search and can also earn up to 37% of purchases made using Goodshop, depending on the vendor. Consider doing your online holiday shopping using Goodshop and raise money for the band at the same time. Visit http://www.goodsearch.com/ for details of the program and to see all of the vendors represented. (8/30/10)

JHS Band Needs (AKA Wish List)

The band program has a number of needs/wishes listed here.  Please check the list to see what is needed to keep the band going strong.  

Yahoo Band Newsgroup Signup  (8/24/08)

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