From the Band Room - October 6, 2019

Submitted by MFowles on Sun, 10/06/2019 - 00:00

From the Directors

All 8th grade students need to make sure they are practicing and preparing for their chair tests this week!

Remember practice charts are due every Friday with a minimum requirement of 4 nights of 30 minutes each. Total of 120 minutes. Please make sure the student first and last name are on the chart!

From the President

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Mark your calendars for our 1st Annual Band Member scavenger hunt happening on Friday, 11/1 after school. More information to come!

The band boosters is still looking to fill a few more positions. These positions range in time commitments so there is something for everyone. Currently we are trying to fill our successor (aka shadow) positions which gives you this year to work alongside the current committee chair to learn about the position. The successor positions open are: Treasurer, Corporate Sponsorship, Fundraising, Uniforms, Trip Coordinator, and Photography.


If you sold a coupon book online to Kathy Morrison please email

The Pie fundraiser is just around the corner! Pie Sales packets will go home Friday 10/18 and they will be due back with money Friday 11/1. This fundraiser benefits the students personal account. Pie order pickup will be Wednesday, 11/20.

Any questions, email

Important Dates

MONDAY 10/7:

8th Grade chair tests begin.

FRIDAY 10/18

Pie Sales begin.

TUESDAY 10/29:

7:00 PM 7th and 8th Grade Halloween Concert (outside concert opportunity for 6th grade)

FRIDAY 11/1:

4:00 First Annual Band Member Scavenger Hunt

Michele Fowles
President, Cario Band Boosters