Tuesday, October 16, 2012

How to Print Band Photos

Have you seen the new photos from Senior Night? Thanks to Grandma Sue, one of our dedicated shutter bugs, you have many to view. I am going to give you some easy directions on printing any of the band photos. See the highlights and captions under each of the following images.  If you have any questions just call me at 330-990-7128.

1. Click the Photos tab on our web page. 

2. Choose and click any album

3. View all photos in the album. 

4. Click the  "Photos" drop down arrow. Your cart will keep track of photos. 

5. Click "view" to see your choices. Click "order" when you're ready.

6. Choose from the list of Print Providers

7. I chose Walgreens and the photo cart appeared. The cost of one photo is $.19. Just follow the check out procedureand pick up photos in one hour. 

Sunday, October 14, 2012

Ohio State Band

Mr. Hawks said not to miss this video of Ohio State Halftime Show! Enjoy!

Friday, October 12, 2012

Do Your Best

Dear Marching Orangemen,

Good luck at the Copley Contest. I know you will do your best.

Watch this motivational clip from the movie "Facing the Giants".

Give it all you got for each other and Mr. Grom.  You are all amazing!

Just Believe!

Visitors, Please leave words of encouragement in the comment box below.

Copley Contest Schedule

Good Day Everyone,

I apologize for the delay in sending this information.

Below you will find the Itinerary for Sat., October 13 (Copley Contest)

11am-2pm - Rehearsal @ Ellet 

2pm-2:30pm - Pack the trailer

2:30pm-3:15pm - Lunch, provided by the band boosters

3:15pm-3:30pm - Change/Board Buses

3:45pm -  Depart for Copley

4:30pm - Meet Host

4:35pm - Warm-up

5:10pm - Depart for Stadium

5:20pm - At Gate

5:30pm - Outstanding Performance
   After our performance we will head back to the buses, change and return to the stadium to watch the remaining bands.
   Bring money for concessions, if you desire. They do have great pie.

8:30pm - Copley performance/Awards to follow.

9:45pm - Approximate arrival back at Ellet. Unload/Go Home.

If there is missing information or you have any questions or concerns please call 330-861-9491.

Mr. Grom

Friday, October 5, 2012

Thanks From Ellet Boys Soccer

"Thank you," from the Ellet Boys Soccer Team to all of the Band kids and their parents for coming out Thursday night and showing their support at the Kick for the Cure soccer game.  The team, coaches, and parents appreciated all the support shown by their fellow classmates and parents!  We are so lucky to live in such a great community that supports each other!  
Thank you,
Amy McPherson

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Yankee Candle Delivery

Yankee Candle fundraiser items will be delivered to EHS Monday, Oct. 8 during the school day. Student/parent pickup is scheduled for 3:30 to 6:00. Pickup is currently slated to be in the concession stand but that may change. Most sales will have multiple boxes and can't be carried home if you walk.
If an item is missing or damaged, the purchaser of that item should contact Yankee Candle customer service at 1-800-351-1533 or contact our sales representative, Diane Gardner, at 614-203-8138 or

Wednesday, October 3, 2012

Craft Show

Our 22nd Annual Ellet Craft Show will be Saturday, November 10 from 9:00 - 3:00
Students are happy to help crafters unload products.
at Ellet High School, 309 Woolf Ave, Akron, Oh 44312
Crafts, Food, Free admission, free parking. Proceeds support EHS Marching Band.

Band members line up to assist
crafters for the day.
Our food menu is a popular feature.

Crafters assemble their display.

Monday, October 1, 2012

Contest at Nordonia Update

Saturday, October 6, 2012

9:00 am-10:30am: rehearsal at Ellet
10:30 am-11:00am: load
11:00 am-11:45am: lunch provided by parents
11:45 am-12:00: change into uniforms
12:15: depart for Nordonia
1:00 pm: arrive at Nordonia
1:20 pm: meet host
1:25 pm: Warm-up
1:55 pm: depart for stadium
2:05 pm: at gate
2:15 pm: Awesome Performance

   After our performance we will return to the buses, pack-up, change
and return to the stadium to hear bands.
   Bring money for concessions, if desired.

5:45 pm: Awards
6:15 pm: depart for Ellet
7:00 pm: approx. arrive at Ellet

More info to come.