Chattahoochee Band News

February 12, 2021

WEEK AT A GLANCE

This Week At A Glance: (please continue to check the calendar for all events) https://chattahoocheeband.com/calendar/


Upcoming Events/Rehearsals

Saturday, Feb 13th – Color Guard at Etowah H.S.

Saturday, Feb 20th – Indoor Drumline @ Denmark H.S

Wednesday, Feb 24th – In School Field Trip Rehearsal. Details to be sent to 1st 5th and 6th period band members this week



All State & Honor Band

Information has been sent to the members and parents of all state/honor band. Please be reminded if you are participating in the virtual district honor band then you need to submit the 25.00 fee to CHS Band Boosters.

2021 Member Meeting

We will host our annual meeting on Friday, March 26th. The meeting will cover numerous topics as we plan and prepare for the 2021- 2022 school year. The meeting will be offered both virtually and live. We will have limited seating/space for the live presentation. An RSVP link will be sent as well as materials to review prior to the meeting

Spirit Wear Update:

We have a handful of items remaining in our spirit wear from our prior order. If you are interested in an item please see the communication that will be sent out with a link to purchase. They will be first come first served. There is a limited quantity of new leftover items.

Band Class, Marching and Winter Guard/Indoor Drumline Fees:

Member Fees


Winter Guard and Indoor Drumline Fees “Friendly Reminder” The installment of Indoor Drumline and Winter Guard fees are now past due. Please make checks payable to CHS Band Boosters in the amount of $350.00 with the students last name/WG or DL for payment. If you have any questions please contact the treasurers.


Concert Music Classes and Percussion Ensemble Course 2nd semester concert fees will be $75.00 totaling $150.00 for the year. This is a reduction from the previous set up of 175.00 for the year. While we are in a mixed setting we are still purchasing music, utilizing instructors and venturing forward with the program. Here is the link to OSP to execute payment for the 2nd semester:


https://osp.osmsinc.com/FultonGA/BVModules/ProductTemplates/Bvc2013/Product.aspx?productid=EN704-366

Volunteer Spotlight

The Brill Family brings enthusiasm and a helpful hand to each and every band activity they support. Whether it’s putting together props, working in concessions or anything in between, they are there with a smile. Thanks for all that you do as part of our band family!
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Sign-Up Concessions

https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/4090f44aaa92da0fa7-chattahoochee1



Use the link to sign up to work in the Concession Stands, to earn money towards Band Fees.

Fundraising

Fundraising needs Project-based volunteers to help reduce per student band fees for the 2021 season in the following ways:
1. Solicit meal donations for Friday night games
2. Solicit Community Sponsors for monetary donations
3. Raise funds to attend Bands of America
4. Raise funds for 2022 trip to Ireland
5. Get creative with other fundraising activities
If you’re passionate about finding ways to fund the CHS Bands program, but you’re limited on time, please consider joining on a project basis. Volunteers are encouraged to bring fundraising ideas and share tried & true methods. A meeting will be held with volunteers to discuss further.
Interested in learning more? Sign up here.


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What are Scrip and Presto Pay? – Detailed information about how to sign up for Scrip, PrestoPay and MyScripWallet.

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Scrip & Presto Pay Details

What are Scrip and Presto Pay?
Great Lakes Scrip is just another way to pay for everyday purchases using gift cards in place of cash, checks, and credit cards. You purchase gift cards (digital and physical) from Scrip and pay face value for the card. A percentage of that amount is sent back to the band and put into your student band account for use toward your band fees. There are over 400 of the country’s biggest brands, including grocery, department stores, gas stations, restaurants, home improvement, travel and more. Earn money toward your band fees while you shop.
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