It’s that time to think about next school year’s marching band. Here are some dates to keep in mind as we approach the end of the school year:

  • May 11 8th Grade Auditions Day 1 – 11:00am-1:00pm – select 2019-2020 Band Leaders must attend
  • May 15 May Music Camp – 4:00-6:00pm – all 9-11th returning band members must attend
  • May 16 May Music Camp – 4:00-6:00pm – all 9-11th returning band members must attend
  • May 17 May Music Camp – 4:00-6:00pm – all 9-11th returning band members must attend
  • May 17 Registration Night – 6:00-7:00pm –  this is the final night of the May Music Camp. Parents must attend to take care of the first payment for the Fair Share. 
  • May 17 2019 Fall Show Premiere – 7:00-7:45pm
  • May 18 8th Grade Auditions Day 2 – 11:00am-1:00pm – select 2019-2020 Band Leaders must attend

2019 Summer Band tentative dates information

From Ms. Frost:
Right now I am in the midst of planning our Summer Band schedule. My priorities for planning Summer Band have been safety (location and heat awareness), efficiency of time , and ease of location. In that order! The information below is tentative and subject to change! Any changes will be announced should they occur. All Summer Band rehearsals are scheduled at SDOHS.

If your child plans to participate in Marching Band for the 2019 season, they must attend Summer Band, no exceptions. Summer Band tentative dates:

July 22nd, 23rd and 24th:

4:30-5:30pm Dinner – students will be fed at SDOHS by boosters
12:00-4:30pm Indoor music and movement rehearsals
5:30-9:00pm Outdoor rehearsal

July 25th:

12:00-4:30pm Indoor music and movement rehearsals
5:00pm Depart for Band Retreat – exact location TBD

July 25th, 26th, 27th:

All Day Overnight Band Retreat* – return to SDOHS by 5:00pm Saturday, July 27th

July 28th, 29th, 30th

12:00-4:30pm Indoor music and movement rehearsals
4:30-5:30pm Dinner – students will be fed at SDOHS by boosters
5:30-9:00pm Outdoor rehearsal

August 1st
12:00-4:30pm Indoor music and movement rehearsals

5:00pm Full Band Pool Party – exact location TBD

* If you have a schedule conflict with the Overnight Band Retreat, contact Ms. Frost.
If you have a schedule conflict with any of the above dates, contact Ms. Frost.