ANNOUNCEMENTS

NOTES FROM THE DIRECTORS

  • Please be sure to submit all missing and late assignments this week to ensure your grade is not affected.

  • Please sign up for the pep band this Friday vs. Collierville High School

  • All pep band volunteers are required to attend MANDATORY rehearsals on Wednesday and Thursday from 3:00-4:30. We will send more info this week to volunteers.

  • Seniors participating in the Friday night event will be members of the pep band and are required to follow all guidelines for this event.

  • Be sure to have all of your Covid supplies every day in class

IMPORTANT DATES THIS WEEK

Always stay up to date through the master calendar.

BAND T-SHIRTS

  • ALL band and color guard members will receive their 2020 band t-shirt during class Monday and Tuesday

  • Virtual Students will need to come to the Houston High main front circle this Tuesday, October 6th 4:00pm and 5:30pm for a drive through pickup.

  • Any adults that purchased additional shirts: Those will be distributed with your student during class or will be available during the Virtual Pickup Time this Tuesday, October 6th 4:00pm - 5:30pm

  • If you cannot make the pickup time for some reason, contact Polly Cotton cotten17@aol.com to coordinate.

FOOTBALL PEP BAND

We will be providing a pep band for the home game THIS Friday, October 9th Houston vs. Collierville. The link is available now for all Band Students to signup.


Please remember the special game rules are in place to ensure future participation at Football Games, let’s do our best to represent THE Houston Band as the great kids that we know and love.

We will also have mandatory after school rehearsal (3:00pm-4:30pm) on Wednesday, October 7 and Thursday, October 8 for those signed up. Please don’t sign up for a spot if you can’t be there for those rehearsals.


All members that are signed up, need to be in their stadium seats by 6:30pm wearing the new BLUE 2020 Houston Band Shirts. We recommend eating before arriving at the stadium, but we will be giving the kids a snack at Half-Time as well. Bring a jacket or sweatshirt.


Here is the link to the Sign-Up Genius: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0F48AEAB2FA2FD0-918

PARENT HELP NEEDED!!

The Houston Band Boosters are looking for someone to film 15 second videos for a special

Senior Project. Please contact Polly Cotton if you can help cotten17@aol.com

FUNDRAISING

Flamingo Flocking is BACK!

https://www.thehoustonband.com/fundraising


Flock a Friend $25

Roosting season is August 24-Oct. 25th

Call or text Amy Burgess at 901-832-8900 to arrange a flock TODAY!


What a fun way to brighten someone’s day. Sections will be helping with flock

placements this year. Challenge your section leaders to be the first to sign-up.



NOTES FROM THE DIRECTORS

  • Parents: Please remind your students that we need to work together and follow guidelines. Please help us to continue to comply with the safety measures the district has mandated. This is to ensure everyone’s safety and to allow school to stay open. Couple weeks and we will all have a break, let’s finish the quarter strong!

  • Students MUST have COVID Supplies EVERY DAY (Wire Stands, Playing Masks, Bell Covers, Puppy Pads).

  • Students please stay current with assignments in Schoology and be sure to have all of the stand tunes and all west music printed and with you every day in class

  • No after-school activities this week.

FOOTBALL PEP BAND

We wlll be providing a pep band for the next home game on Friday, October 9th. It will be the Houston vs. Collierville game and this is the Friday before FALL BREAK. We are working on the sign-up genius. More details will follow this week through a Charms email.

FUNDRAISING

Flamingo Flocking is BACK!

https://www.thehoustonband.com/fundraising


Flock a Friend $25

Roosting season is August 24-Oct. 25th

Call or text Amy Burgess at 901-832-8900 to arrange a flock TODAY!


What a fun way to brighten someone’s day. Sections will be helping with flock

placements this year. Challenge your section leaders to be the first to sign-up.

BOOSTER DUES UPDATE

If you have not paid the $500 booster dues for this school year, please do so as soon as possible. Our budget is built around everyone paying their share. We accept PayPal

https://www.thehoustonband.com/payments or by checks by mail (HHS Band Boosters PO Box 38233 Germantown, TN 38183). Please contact Molly Opferman (Assistant Treasurer) with any questions (opferman@gmail.com or 901-337-7154). Thank you!

IMPORTANT DATES THIS WEEK

Always stay up to date through the master calendar at https://www.thehoustonband.com/calendar

NOTES FROM THE DIRECTORS

  • HUGE THANK YOU to all the students and parents who made the Pep Band a success on Friday Night!

  • Please stay current with assignments in Schoology.

  • Be sure to have all of the stand tunes posted in Schoology printed and with you every day in class.

  • Have your All West music printed and with you every day in class.

  • Keep bringing your Covid Supplies (especially wire stands).

  • No after-school activities this week.

Important Dates This Week

Always stay up to date through the master calendar.

FUNDRAISING

Flamingo Flocking is BACK!

https://www.thehoustonband.com/fundraising


Flock a Friend $25

Roosting season is August 24-Oct. 25th

Call or text Amy Burgess at 901-832-8900 to arrange a flock TODAY!


What a fun way to brighten someone’s day. Sections will be helping with flock

placements this year. Challenge your section leaders to be the first to sign-up.

BOOSTER DUES UPDATE

If you have not paid the $500 booster dues for this school year, please do so as soon as possible. Our budget is built around everyone paying their share. We accept PayPal

https://www.thehoustonband.com/payments or by checks by mail (HHS Band Boosters PO Box 38233 Germantown, TN 38183). Please contact Molly Opferman (Assistant Treasurer) with any questions (opferman@gmail.com or 901-337-7154). Thank you!