Week of December 7, 2020

Norcross Bands Newsletter

Mark Your Calendar

Monday, December 7 - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal

Monday, December 7 - Band Booster Meeting 7:30PM

Tuesday, December 8 - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal

Tuesday, December 8 - Wind Symphony BRASS Rehearsal 4:00-5:30PM

Thursday, December 10 - Percussion Ensemble Rehearsal

Thursday, December 10 - Symphonic Winds Rehearsal 4:00-5:00PM

Thursday, December 10 - Winter Guard Rehearsal 5:45-8:30PM

Friday, December 11 - Home Playoff Game CALL TIME: 5:45PM


Future Calendar Dates:


Tuesday, December 15 - Full Wind Symphony at 4:00-5:30PM

Tuesday, December 15 - Winter Guard Rehearsal 5:45-8:30PM

Thursday, December 17 - Winter Guard Rehearsal 5:45-8:30PM

Friday, December 18 - Possible Home Playoff Game

Wednesday, December 30 - Possible State Championship Football Game

Announcements and News

Message from the Directors

Things are moving right along with all the Norcross Bands! This past week we started recordings for virtual concerts, winter guard began, and we won the 2nd round playoff game. So here are some reminders and what is going on this week:


  • Virtual performances are being put together, so please look out for videos here to come very soon!
  • Wind Symphony Brass, Symphonic Winds, Percussion Ensemble, and Winter Guard all have rehearsals this week.
  • We will be playing Colquitt County High School at home this Friday for the Quarter Finals.
  • Performance Finals are underway. Please make sure you know what is expected of you.
  • All-State and District Band Auditions will be due early in January. Make sure you are keeping up with your music.
  • The Wind Symphony and the Percussion Ensemble will be recording their performance for the Georgia Music Educators Association in January.


We would like to say thank you to all of the students and their families for being flexible in this crazy time. With a late playoff season and Covid-19 Protocols, we are constantly changing rehearsal schedules and events. With that being said, we will continue to do our best to make sure your child is aware of any added rehearsals at least 2 weeks in advance. Please continue to check the newsletter so that your student knows what is expected of them.


We're almost to the holidays! Stay safe and warm!

Band Booster Meeting

Monday, Dec. 7th, 7:30pm

This is an online event.

Please join us for our December Band Booster Meeting via Zoom.


https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84119263378?pwd=cmxRVVZLZkgyTGdGUGkxejc2WTJBUT09


Meeting ID: 841 1926 3378

Passcode: 983161

Pre-orders for Home VS 3rd Round Playoff

Pre-orders can be made here: https://forms.gle/v5WwvduAjr2GGChC8



Reminder that only students can place orders through their G Suite accounts.

Repeat Information

Concession Stands Volunteers

We need you!


Volunteer at our Home Football Games in the Concession Stands. This is one of the Norcross Bands' leading fundraisers, and we can not do it without the help of our amazing parents and supporters.


If you're able to volunteer, please signup on Charms.

SCRIP Gift Card Fundraiser

You can still add money to your student's account via SCRIP gift cards! If you have a ShopWithScrip account, you can order plastic and e-cards at any time. Plastic gift cards will be ordered once a month, and you'll get an email when your order is in.


Publix and Ingles Gift cards: email nhsbandscrip@gmail.com. We will let you know the next band rehearsal we will be at for payment and pickup.


Specials: We have these cards for immediate payment and pickup:


  • Home Depot - 7% cash to your account
  • Best Buy - 5%
  • Chipotle - 13%
  • Domino's - 12%

Email nhsbandscrip@gmail.com if you are interested in any of these specials!

Join the Norcross Band Parents Facebook Group

Join our community of parents and alumni so we can share pictures, information, and answer each other's questions.

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