2014-15 Catamount Marching Band Leadership Announced!!

Congratulations to all!

“Congratulations to the following band members, selected for student leadership for 2014-15. Some of you listed here, and some that are not, had exam scores just above or below the certification threshold, and I will be contacting you about possible retakes.”

Flute: Erin Toland (SL), Lisa Burton (LT), Helen Cruz (LT)
Clarinet: Christian Herald (LT), Oscar Becerra (LT)
Saxophone: Carrie Carlton (SL)
Trumpet: Jordyn Mader (SL), Mitul Patel (LT), Devyn Otts (LT)
Mello: Perla Salaises (LT)
Baritone: Josue Garza (SL), Nic Perez (LT)
Tuba: no qualifiers
Drumline: Sawyer Stinnett (Capt.), NIc Farris (LT)
Colorguard: Courtney Coffey (Capt.), Lauryn Little (Capt.)
Drum Majors: Bri Cedillo, Bianca Salaises

Band Camp Parent Meeting Tonight!

Mandatory Band Camp parent meeting tonight at 8:00 pm in Dalton High School Lecture Hall.
- Please enter school through the gym lobby
- Bring 2 cases of water and paper products (sturdy paper plates, napkins, bowls, and cups)
- Bring individually wrapped snack and breakfast options
- Bring student packet with all paperwork completed
- Be prepared to make final band camp payment or payment arrangements
- Be prepared to engage with the band by signing up to volunteer and help fundraise for the group

Doors will be open at 7:00 pm to begin the paperwork and payment process. Parent meeting will begin at 8:00 pm in the Lecture Hall.

See you there!

Mandatory Band Camp Meeting for all Students & Parents – July 24th

Mandatory Band Camp parent meeting on Thursday, July 24th at 8:00 pm in Dalton High School Lecture Hall.
- Please enter school through the gym lobby
- Bring 2 cases of water and paper products (sturdy paper plates, napkins, bowls, and cups)
- Bring individually wrapped snack and breakfast options
- Bring student packet with all paperwork completed
- Be prepared to make final band camp payment or payment arrangements
- Be prepared to engage with the band by signing up to volunteer and help fundraise for the group

Doors will be open at 7:00 pm to begin the paperwork and payment process. Parent meeting will begin at 8:00 pm in the Lecture Hall.

Look forward to seeing you Thursday!

Drum Camp This Week!

To Percussion:

Drum camp starts tomorrow!
7/21 – 7/25 – 9 am – 9 pm daily.

Lunch break will be 12 pm – 1:30 pm. Lunch is being donated on Tuesday and Wednesday. Please plan to bring your lunch or ensure you have lunch transportation for the remainder of the week.

Dinner break will be 5 pm – 6 pm. Again, please plan to bring dinner or ensure you have transportation.

The band room will be open at 8:30 am.

Band Student & Parent Reminders

Reminders for all Band Members & Parents:
- MANDATORY parent meeting regarding band camp on Thursday, July 24th at 8 pm. 
- Please be prepared to turn in all forms and pay all band fees or make arrangements for a payment schedule.
- If you need to know your current balance, please text Anne Stinnett at (706) 260-9505. 
- Donations of heavy paper plates, napkins, cups, and bowls for camp can be dropped this week in the two black containers in the band room. 
- Every band member should bring one case of water to practice on Thursday for band camp. Kroger has water on sale right now for $2.99 per case. 
- Donations are also being accepted for individually wrapped snack and breakfast items. Little Debbies, pop tarts, peanut butter crackers, Goldfish, etc. all make great snacks during camp.