Sunday, April 24, 2016

Good Evening Band Families!

Tuesday night's Pop's concert call time is 6 PM for all students.  Concert will begin at 7 PM.  We will be having a bake sale at the concert so if  you would like to donate a delicious baked good please let Michele Ferguson know asap.  You can reach her at 330-388-4980.  

We need 3 people to work the Bingo Hall concession stand on Wednesday, May 4th from 5-8:45 PM.  If you would like to volunteer please call Roger Hoover at 330-697-3550.  

Our Annual Band/Orchestra Banquet will be held on May 19 at 6:30 PM at the Ellet Bingo Hall.  Please see your weekly update email for the attachment to make your reservations.  All senior students are free of charge and it is always a fun evening for all parents and students.  

Looking forward to seeing you all at the Pop's Concert!

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Good Evening Band Family!

Next Tuesday, April 26th will be our annual Pops concert in the auditorium at 7 PM.  We will be doing a bake sale that evening so if you would like to donate baked goods please contact Michele Ferguson at 330-388-4980.  Please plan to attend this free of charge evening of music.


Monday, April 18, 2016

Good Evening Band Family

Tomorrow evening at 7 PM the Solon Jazz Band will be playing at Blu Jazz which is located beneath 3 Point Restaurant, at 45 East Market Street, Akron Ohio 44308.  The cost is $10.00 per person and all proceeds from tickets that evening will be donated to the Ellet Band Boosters to assist in setting up a memorial in  Tricia Powell's honor. 

 Please come down and support our friends from Solon who also feel that we are all part of the same family and wanted to do something special to help.

Monday, April 11, 2016

Good Evening Band Family!

There 2016 Band Camp Informational Meeting will be held this Thursday, April 14th in the Ellet LRC at 7 PM.  All parents and students that will be participating in the 2016 Marching season are strongly urged to attend.  You will be receiving the band camp handbook, payment information, and the upcoming schedule for the summer.  We hope to see many of you there.

Looking ahead to the end of the year...

Please check to see if you have pictures of Senior band students and their friends through the years.   You can send them to Amy McPherson at to ensure that they are printed and put into each Senior's photo album that they will receive at the Banquet.

The Pops concert is on Tuesday, April 26th in the Ellet Auditorium at 7 PM.  There is no charge to attend this concert, and it will be a great night filled with music.

Jazz on the Lawn will take place on May 10th at 7 PM at Ellet

The annual Band Banquet will be held at the Ellet Bingo Hall on Thursday, May 19th. 


Graduation is at the Chapel in Green on June 1st.

The Ellet Community Baseball Parade is set for June 4th, and all incoming Freshman, Graduates, and Band members should plan to march that day.  

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Good morning Band Family,

A message from Cathy Isenhart-

"Thank You all so very much for your kind donations for the Luncheon for Patricia's Family.  We feed over 300 people at the luncheon and that would not have been possible without the many donations received from her loving Band Family.  From the bottom of my Heart- Thank You  Cathy Isenhart "

Tag day that was scheduled for Saturday, April 7 has been postponed at this time.  We will let you know as soon as we have a new confirmed date.

Our annual Band Camp informational meeting will be held on Thursday, April 14th at 7 PM in the LRC at Ellet High School.  It is strongly encouraged that parents attend this meeting as you will be receiving pertinent information about the 2016 Marching Season.  

On Tuesday April 26th we will be having our Pops concert.  The concert will begin at 7 PM.  Please join us for an evening of beautiful music.  There is no charge to attend this event.

Finally,  I would also like to thank all of you and your students for the outpouring of love towards each other and to Tricia's family during this difficult time.  I am proud to be part of such an amazing and caring group of people.  -  Amy