Colleyville Heritage Band

Week of 10/9 - 10/16

Happy Three Day Weekend!

Enjoy your three day weekend. Rest, recharge, practice a little, and do your homework!

Next Week’s Schedule (October 12-16)

**Virtual All-Region Jazz Audition Submission Window - GOOD LUCK TO OUR CANDIDATES!**


Monday

  • No School - Enjoy your day!

Tuesday

  • FULL BAND Marching Rehearsal – 5:00 to 7:00PM

  • Mr. Seneca - our drill writer - will be here!

Thursday

  • FULL BAND Marching Rehearsal – 5:00 to 7:00PM

Pep Band Roster and Schedule - Richland Away Game - October 23

Action Required: NEW Trace Log

Please fill out the following form for the rehearsals next week.

Grades

The end of the first 9 weeks is on Friday, October 16th. To participate in the S P I R I T Show, attend games and other band activities, you must be passing all of your classes by the end of the school day on Friday, October 16th.


We pride ourselves on being the best students on campus - continue to uphold that tradition of academic excellence! Attend class, turn in homework, and communicate with teachers! Pass your classes - we want you to perform with us!


Remember - there is no “JV” this year - everyone has a spot!

November Marching Schedule

For the month of November, the S P I R I T Show will rehearse on Tuesday and Thursdays from 4:45 to 6:00PM. Please consult the calendar on the band website!

Fan Pledge Fundraiser

SAVE THE DATE! Our biggest fundraiser of the year is starting on Tuesday, November 10th! Get ready - details to follow!

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All-State Process

The All-State is well underway as our students prepare college-level etudes for performance and judging in November, December, and January.


This year, all auditions will be held virtually, with students submitting recordings online.


Entry will begin soon - remember - the All State Audition process is required for the Wind Ensemble - and strongly encouraged for the Symphonic Band and our other ensembles.
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Amazon Smile & Prime Day


Prime Day is next week (10/13 and 14) and GCISD Bands can benefit from your Amazon shopping! Simply begin your shopping at this link: smile.amazon.com/ch/75-2436084 -- and bookmark it to make sure all of your future Amazon purchases earn money for the bands!


Just since August, GCISD Band Boosters has earned almost $200 from AmazonSmile purchases. Imagine if we were all shopping that way -- we could significantly raise that amount -- and the kids benefit!

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REATA Band Fundraiser

  • Please call 817-502-8851; if an answering machine picks up, leave a message with the following information:
    • Hot spot/fundraiser location is: Colleyville Heritage Band on October 26
    • Your First and Last Name
    • A phone number where you can be reached
  • If you have to leave a message, they will call you back for your credit card information. If someone answers the phone when you call, they will take down your credit card info at that time in addition to the information above, so please have it ready :)
  • **Add to your calendar - you will pick up your food from the back band parking lot behind the school on Monday, October 26 from 5:00 to 6:00pm
  • When you arrive, look for a tent set up - Stay in your car and get in the pick-up line. Reata will have a credit card receipt for you to sign (just like ordering to-go food from a restaurant) and will put your meal in the back seat - super easy!
  • There are only 90 spots, so call and get on the list for your meal today!

Thank You from Boosters!

Many thanks to our volunteers for this past week. We couldn't do it all without you!

  • Youth Concessions: Jack Rork, Amy Rork, Tommy Massey, Maré Amy, Josh Moinzadeh, Carla Ledesma
  • Show shirt sorting/distribution: Katie Jarrett, Sarah Drummond, Linda Sell, Bonnie Chen, Maré Amy
  • Special Projects: Megan Ayers, Gabe Ayers
  • JV/Freshman Concessions: Beth Mitchell, Trisha Tran, Sherry Liao

Indoor/Outdoor Rehearsal Procedures

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Happy Birthday!

Please join us in saying Happy Birthday this week to:

- Tanushri Bhatt (10/9)

- Jose Garcia Bonilla (10/13)

- Cadence Compton (10/14)

- Isaac Salinas (10/15)

- Jiarui Qin (10/16)

- Sam Wood (10/16)

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