Varsity Band (5th Period) Schedule

7th & 8th Grade Varsity Band Schedule

     ALL events are required unless marked ‘Optional’ and should not be missed.

**Events marked ** require a 2.0 gpa and no more than 1 F.

 

TBA:                Highland Bands Fundraiser - vital to our program

 

August 15:       Handbook agreements due back

 

Aug. 25-29:     Uniform fitting during class (Need parent volunteers!!!)

 

August 29:       All yellow forms due back – filled out, signed, and notarized. 

                                   

August 29:       Band Fees due (see page 3 of the handbook for more information)

 

Sept 25-26:      **Combined Bands Show practice @HHS Stadium.  Meet there @ 7:00 am

                        Take instruments home Wed. & Thurs. to bring to HHS.  Bus back by 2nd period.

 

Sept 26:           **Combined Bands Show @ H.S. game half-time  

                        -Instruments and uniforms will be sent home after school

                        -Meet at the HHS Band Room at 6:00pm in uniform with instruments and music!

                        -Return to HHS Band Room after the game; your parents can pick you up there.

                        -Uniforms need to be returned Monday morning. 

 

Oct.31:             **Sign up Deadline:  District Honor Band tryouts; Optional; $5 fee

 

December 8:    Highland Bands Concert 7:00 p.m. Highland Gym (9 weeks test grade)

 

December 12:  **Sign up Deadline: District Solo & Ensemble Festival (Optional)

                                    $5.00 per solo; $4.50 per ensemble member

 

December 13:  **District Honor Band Auditions – @ Portales High School.  Departure time TBA

                                    (Optional; must sign up by Oct. 31)

 

January 23-24:  **District Honor Band Clinic & Concert (in Uniform) @ Hobbs H.S.

                                    (If selected through audition)

 

February 7:      **District Solo & Ensemble Festival @ Alta Vista M.S. in Carlsbad times TBA

                                    (Optional; must sign up by Dec. 12)

 

February 13:    Hobbs Solo & Ensemble Fees due (see page 3 of the handbook for more information)

 

February 21:    Hobbs Solo & Ensemble Festival

 

April 14-16:     **Junior High Bands Clinic TBA (2 periods per day)

 

April 16:          ** PreContest Concert in Uniform @ 7:00pm Tydings Auditorium

                                   

April 21:          **District Concert & Sight-reading Festival in Uniform @ Tydings Auditorium in Hobbs.

*this date may change             Departure time TBA

                                   

May 5:             Highland Bands Concert 7:00 p.m. Highland Gym (9 weeks test grade)

 


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