Hello SM North band students and families-


Students may bring instruments to the first day of school and use their band locker, but we will begin playing on Wednesday, August 14th.  JAZZ STUDENTS, we will begin playing on Tuesday, August 13th.

Early rehearsals for varsity marchers will be every Monday/Wednesday/Friday, beginning at 6:45AM the stadium.  In case of inclement weather, we will meet in the band room.  The first early rehearsal will be Friday, August 16th.

Monday night rehearsals will begin on the stadium field and run from 6:30-8:30PM.  The first Monday night rehearsal will be August 19th.

Aug. 24th– upperclassman volunteers needed for the 5th grade instrument demo.  Report time of 6:40PM in the band room and we will be finished by 8:00PM.  This is optional.

Aug. 24th– Mission parade.  Lineup begins at 9:00AM (location TBD).  Parade begins at 10:00AM and will be finished by 10:45AM.  This is an optional parade, all participating students will receive lettering points.

Students who have not paid their band expenses ($125/varsity, $75/JV, $50 drill team) may submit a check to Mr. Reed, made payable to Shaw-Mi-No, which is the band booster organization.  Students can also submit payment via PayPal at www.smnorthbands.org and click Group Member Payments.  Upon payment, students will receive their 2019 show shirt.  These funds also pay for uniform cleaning, marching shoes, music and lyre, as well as several other shared expenses.

Looking forward to another great year in band at SM North!

Mr. Reed

Ms. Fillingham