Saturday, September 24th Schedule

Please find the schedule for Saturday’s competition in Bowdon below.

9:00a     Band room open

9:30a     Load Truck

10:40a   Load bus with lunch.

11:00a   Leave DHS

2:00p     Arrive, unload, change into uniforms

4:00p     Warmup

5:00p     Perform

5:20p     Change/Load truck – Sit as a group

6:00p     Dinner Break

7:20p     Watch rest of AAA

8:45p     Exhibition Band – Bowdon HS

9:10p     Awards

10:00p   Leave BHS

1:00a     Arrive DHS

Important Weekly Update

Wednesday, 9/14 – Practice – 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm on Turf field
Thursday, 9/15
Practice – 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Load Truck – 6:00 pm
Play at Dalton State College – Shine a Light on Childhood Cancel Awareness Walk – approximately 7:15 pm
Return to Dalton High School – 8:15 pm
*Students may drive to Dalton State College or stay after the performance for parents to pick up
**Please wear white member shirt
Friday, 9/16 – Senior Night
Dressed – 5:15 pm – Wear White Isabel t-shirt (seniors take jackets for photo)
Parents who plan to walk with their senior for recognition, please plan to arrive by 6:30 pm
*Volunteers are still needed for concession stand – notify Pam at
Thursday, 9/22 – Parent Meeting
Payments accepted beginning at 5:00 pm
Meeting begins at 6:00 pm
*Please bring a case of bottled water and individually wrapped snacks (chips, crackers, cookies, fruit snacks, etc.)
Friday, 9/23 – No Game – Practice
Practice – 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Students planning to recognize seniors, can do so after practice.
Saturday, 9/24 – Competition in Bowdon
Schedule to be published soon

Important Dates

September 2 – Dalton @ Northwest
September 9 – Dalton @ Sonoraville
September 10 – All day mandatory practice
September 16 – Dalton at Home against Sprayberry – Senior Night
September 24 – Competition at Bowden High School – Bowden, GA
September 30 – Dalton @ Creekview
October 7 – Dalton at Home against River Ridge – Homecoming
October 14 – Dalton @ Sequoyah
October 15 – Competition at Rockmart High School
October 21 – Dalton at Home against Harrison
October 22 – Competition – Barron Stadium, Rome, Georgia
October 28 – Dalton at Home against South Cobb
November 4 – Dalton @ Allatoona

Make Up Pictures – August 24th

If you did not have individual pictures taken or order pictures, the make up day will be Wednesday, August 24th at 6:30 pm at Harmon Field. If you are a senior, you must have an individual picture taken for these to be featured at the Senior Night Football Game on Friday, September 16th.

Please plan to pick up your uniform and instrument on Wednesday at 6:00 pm. Please be at Harmon Field dressed by 6:30 pm. These photos will only take a few minutes. You can drop your uniform back off at the high school following your picture.
Forms are posted on facebook and you must turn in money when having your picture taken.

Healthy Nut Fundraiser Due

Please remember that all Healthy Nut Fundraiser forms and money are due Monday! Please place your form and your collected money (in an envelope) in the payment box in the band room. Please make sure your name is on both the form and your money envelope. Remember, the person selling the most will earn $100! These will be picked up at 6:00 pm.

Parent Meeting – 8/18 at 6:00 pm

Parents: Please plan to attend band meeting on Thursday, August 18th at 6:00 pm. At the meeting, please plan to:
– Turn in your student’s Healthy Nut fundraising order form & money
– Make payments on your student’s accounts
– Sign up to volunteer in concessions, stadium clean-up, and away game chaperones
– Hear early details about a spring trip to Orlando’s Universal Studio

We need the support of all parents to make 2016 a successful marching season. Please plan to attend to support your band member(s).