Sunday, September 30, 2012

Our Homecoming Queen

At Friday's Homecoming game our own marching band senior, Jennifer Sublett,  was crowned Queen! 
We are extremely happy for you, Jenn. 

Jenn and Steve

Jenn with her court at the Homecoming Dance,
 band members, Chloe and Katie

Monday, September 17, 2012

Schedule Update

Hello All,

   The following is the upcoming rehearsal and performance schedule
through 9/29.

9/17 - After School Practice 3:30-5:30pm

9/19 - Evening Practice 6:00-9:00pm

9/20 - Game vs East at Infocision.
5pm call time
5:15pm Instructions
6:00pm Departure
6:30pm Warm-up
6:45pm March into stadium.

9/22 - Contest at Infocision
      Rehearsal 8:00am-9:00am
      Load and Change 9:00am-9:30am
      Depart 9:45am
      Meet Host 10:35am
      Warm-Up 10:50am
      Depart to Gate 11:20am
      At Gate 11:35am
      Awesome Performance 11:45am
         We will return to the buses to load and change, then return
to Infocision to watch the remaining bands. Bring money for
concessions if you want/need to eat.
      Akron Zips Performance then awards 3:15pm
      Load and return to Ellet. Approx. arrival time 4:30pm

9/24 - After School Practice 3:30-5:30pm

9/26 - Evening Practice 6:00-9:00pm

9/28 - Game vs Kenmore 5pm Rehearsal (possible parade through neighborhood)

9/29 - Marathon
      Report to J.S. Knight Center 6:30am
      Done by 10:30am

The students will be bringing home a liability waiver provided by the
University of Akron. This is required by the University whenever there
are minors on campus.
Please feel free to contact me at with any questions.

Adam C. Grom

Sunday, September 9, 2012

News Update

Hello Band Fans,

  1. We are looking for some parents to work at the Bingo Hall this Wednesday, September 12. Call or text Kriss Secaur 330-835-8414
  2. The sweatshirt/t-shirt/track jacket orders are due Monday, Sept 10. Students can give orders with payment to Mitch in band tomorrow.  Please see the post for more information.
  3. There has been a change in a previously published game schedule. Senior Night has been moved to October 12th and we will be playing away at Infocision on October 19th.
  4. Thanks to band parent, Mike Burton for sharing almost 200 new photos with us. See anyone you know?
  5. Don't forget to mark your calendars for the Band Boosters Meeting on Sept 13th at 7:00pm in the band room. We are looking forward to seeing our band parents this week.
  6. Yankee Candle orders are due Monday, Sept 17. Please see this post for contact information