to the Wauwatosa East Red Raider Band Program

Included in this Newsletter

  • 2017-2018 Permission Slip Due Friday, Sept 8th

September Events
  • Roadie Information
  • UW Madison Band Day
  • Spirit Wear Order Forms

  • Upcoming Events

Sign and Return!

Please make sure you sign and return the 2017-2018 Permission Slip.


"Roadie" Information

We are always looking for student volunteers from Freshmen Band to attend any of our performances to help with equipment.

This is a great opportunity for students to see what Band will be like once they are Sophomores as well as earn points towards their *Varsity Band Letter.

Here are upcoming events that we are looking for Roadies-

September 8th, 2016 5:30pm Report, Football Game

September 22nd, 2017 5:30pm Report, Football Game @ Hart Park

September 23rd, 2017 Waukesha South “Marchfest” Competition

September 30th, 2017 Greendale High School Competition

October 14th, 2017 State Marching Band @ UW Whitewater

-*Varsity Band Letters are earned by accumulating points. Students receive points for every performance they attend as well as points for volunteering to help the band. Each performance is 50 points, and each additional volunteer opportunity is 25. Students also eared points if they were in attendance for Freshmen Band Camp and if they participate in Jazz II or III. More information regarding Band Points will be shared with students at a later time.

UW Madison Band Day

Saturday, September 9th

Report to East Band Room: 5:00am

Depart from East 5:30am

Arrive/Load in to Stadium at 6:45am

Watch Rehearsal of the UW Madison Band

9:00am Mass Band Rehearsal

11:00 Game time!

We will return to East by 6:00pm, please keep in touch with your student!

What students should wear:

Jeans and their Star Crossed T-Shirt (this shirt will be passed out on Saturday morning)

We will be outside ALL day, bring a jacket if necessary

You cannot cover your T-shirt, this is our uniform for the day

What should students bring:

Students are allowed to bring in a bag lunch, concessions will be available as well

Bring snacks for the bus ride!

We will not be stopping on the way home for food, please plan accordingly

We are so proud of our alumni in the UW Marching Band and can't wait to see them perform on Saturday!!!

Pictured below: Rosie Young (2015), Dan Palec (2017) and Grace Teofilo (2015)

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Spirit Wear Order Forms

Click the links below to view our 2017-2018 Spirit Wear

Order Forms and Payment are due September 20th, 2017

^^If you want your items prior to Homecoming this is a hard deadline.

A second order will be placed prior to the Winter concert.

Vintage Spirit Wear


Hat's/Pullover/Star Tee



Upcoming Events

September 15th, 2017 Lincoln BBQ 5:00pm

October 6th, 2017 Homecoming Parade and Football Game

October 26th, 2017 Elementary School “Pumpkin Parade”

October 31st, 2017 Elementary School "Pumpkin Parade"
November 18th, 2017 Milwaukee Holiday Parade.