Today, March 4th, is Marching Band Day! Celebrate today by marching forward somehow in your life. Today is DAY ONE rather than one day. Today is as good a day as any to finally get that project done. Love this Trojan Band!!
This Week’s Schedule
MondaySymphonic Band Rehearsal 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Winter Guard rehearsal 4:00pm – 9:00pm
Tuesday: Wind Ensemble Rehearsal 3:30pm – 5:00pm (Last one! We will not rehearse next week. Mr. Carr will be at LGPE with our 7th Graders)
Thursday: Winter Guard rehearsal 4:00pm – 9:00pm
I hope that those of you going on this amazing trip have begun paying for it! Don’t let the deadlines sneak up on you! Super Holiday Tours has 4 deadlines for payments, and one is quickly approaching! March 23rd is the due date to have $459 paid on each account! Remember, you have already paid $50 as a deposit, so you will need to have paid an additional $419 by March 23rd. Super Holiday Tours will be handling delinquent accounts this time.
ALL travelers need to register on the Super Holiday Tours Website at www.superholiday.com and going to Online Trip Registration. Our trip code is: CHS30117-18B. Please complete that registration ASAP! All the accounting for the trip is being done by them so they need you to register so they can apply the funds you have paid to your account.
Congratulations to the CHS Winter Guard! They competed at the Atlanta Color Guard Regionals and placed 5th in their division! Great work ladies! You make us very proud!
Upcoming Dates To Remember!
Daylight Savings begins Sunday, March 11- Don’t Forget to set your clocks!
Carrollton City Schools LGPE Schedule
Tuesday March 13 • CJHS 7th Grade @ 5:30PM
Wednesday, March 14 • CJHS 8th Grade @ 6:00PM
Thursday, March 15 • CHS Wind Ensemble @ 7:20PM
Friday, March 16 • CHS Concert Band @ 11:00AM
Friday, March 16 • CHS Symphonic Band @ 7:20PM
March 23 – Hollywood Trip Payment Due
April 19 – General Band Booster Spring Meeting
April 26 – Orientation for 8th grade band parents
May 1 – Band Banquet and Awards (This event is for Band students and their parents)
Reminder! If you plan to pay for the Hollywood trip monthly, tomorrow, February 23rd, is the first payment due date. Monthly payments are $188 per student and $203 per adult chaperone (for a double occupancy room).
Payments may be made in cash or check payable to CHS band boosters and placed in the Band Booster box in the band room. Payments may also be made by credit card to Super Holiday Tours at www.superholiday.com. Please see last Saturday’s post:Hooray for Hollywood – Trip Updates for details on how to sign up on the Super Holiday Tours website.
Yesterday the winter guard competed at the Knoxville Winter Guard International (WGI) Regional! They placed 5th in prelims and 3rd in finals! Way to go ladies!!!We are so proud of you! Come out and watch them compete this Saturday at Villa Rica High School!
Schedule for the Week
Monday – don’t forget we DO have school!
Tuesday – Wind Ensemble – 3:30-5:00
Wednesday – percussion training – 3:30-5:15
Thursday – Winter guard – 4:00 – 9:00
Saturday – Winter guard at Villa Rica High School
Pre-Festival Concert at the Mabry Arts Center
Tuesday, February 27th – 6:30pm
District Honor Band
Congratulations again to all the the junior high and high school students that participated in District Honor Band this weekend in Ringgold, GA. The concerts were amazing and the students represented the Trojan Band with class and excellence.
Don’t forget to begin making payments for our trip to Hollywood!!
Super Holiday Tours Payment Deadlines & Suggested Monthly Payment Schedule:
Original $50 per person deposit, most travelers have already paid, DUE BY February 23, 2018 to confirm group reservations. (non refundable)
$419.00 per person deposit DUE BY March 23, 2018
$419.00 per person deposit DUE BY May 23, 2018
$419.00 per person deposit DUE BY August 23, 2018
$433.00 Balance for students and whatever is left for adults (will vary based on single or double occupancy) DUE BY October 23, 2018
If you would like to pay monthly, which for many is easier to manage your payment schedule should be:
February per person $188 + original $50 deposit ($238 total for Feb.)
March per person $188
April per person $188
May per person $188
June per person $188
July per person $188
August per person $188
September per person $188
October per person $186
Payments may be made with cash or check to Carrollton High School Band Boosters and placed in the safe in Mr. Bright’s office or the Band Booster Box. ALL envelopes should be labeled with:
Adult’s name (those traveling with us)
Payments may also be made by credit card directly with the travel company. Please see the attached link for instructions for using the Super Holiday Tours website. The $50 deposits that have been made for all registered travelers have been sent and will be added to the website over the next few days.
Please do not get behind on payments! We want everyone that has signed up for the trip to be able to go!! Please remember you can be mailing out Make Me A Whole Person forms to friends and family! Donations can be made online or by cash/check. All donations go to the student designated on the form!
I hope that you remembered to pay your trip deposit for Hollywood! If you have not paid for you or your student, please contact Meredith Harris at email@example.com or 678-850-8317. We have over 120 students committed plus chaperones! It will be an amazing opportunity for our band program!
Please note: we are no longer accepting deposits through Revtrak, but we will be accepting donations for Make Me a Whole Person through Revtrak until November, cash and checks are also options.
This week’s schedule
Monday: Symphonic Band rehearsal 3:30PM – 5:00PM
Winter Guard rehearsal 4:00PM – 9:00PM
Thursday: Winter Guard rehearsal 4:00PM – 9:00PM
Georgia State University Wind Ensemble 7:00 pm, Mabry Arts Center
GSU in Concert THIS WEEK! Thursday, February 8th!
Georgia State University Wind Ensemble is performing a special performance for our community at 7:00PM in the Mabry Arts Center. Admission is free and open to the public. Attendance is required for all Carrollton High School band students. GSU is preparing for the College Band Directors National Association Conference, so this will be an inspiring performance for our students! Don’t miss it!