Thunder Band News 9/11/2017

by on Sep.11, 2017, under Announcements, Booster, Color Guard, Guards, Marching Thunder, Percussion

In This Issue

  • Important Message from Mr. Mangleson
  • Rehearsal Schedule for Friday and Saturday
  • Competition and Camp Food Help
  • Water Bottles for Competitions
  • Extra-curricular Activity Policy
  • 2018-19 Preliminary Schedule
  • First-Year Parent Questions
  • Booster Meeting Minutes
  • Volunteers Needed
  • Registation Clean-up
  • Rose Parade Video Competition
  • Parking Reminder
  • Upcoming Events
  • Upcoming Rehearsals

There are 112 days until the 2018 Rose Parade. Rose Parade fun fact of the week: More than 1,100 women typically audition to be Rose Parade queen each year.

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Thunder Band News 9/4/2017

by on Sep.05, 2017, under Announcements, Booster, Color Guard, Guards, Marching Thunder, Percussion

In This Issue

  • Homecoming Week Schedule
  • Competition Food Sign-Up
  • Rehearsal Car Pools
  • Booster Meeting This Thursday
  • Parking Reminder
  • Upcoming Events
  • Upcoming Rehearsals

There are 119 days until the 2018 Rose Parade. Rose Parade fun fact of the week: The Tournament of Roses Parade used to be called The Battle of the Flowers. It changed early on when the founder of the event decided he liked the ring of “tournament” better than “battle.”

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Thunder Band News 8/28/2017

by on Aug.28, 2017, under Announcements, Booster, Color Guard, Guards, Marching Thunder, Percussion

In This Issue

  • Football Game Day Schedule
  • Rose Parade Family Packages
  • Booster Meeting Schedule
  • Prop Tear-Down
  • Fee and Form Due Dates
  • Upcoming Events
  • Upcoming Rehearsals

There are 128 days until the 2018 Rose Parade. Rose Parade fun fact of the week: The first couple of Rose Parade queens not only had to sew their own dresses, but they also had to make and decorate their own floats!

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Thunder Band News 8/22/2017

by on Aug.22, 2017, under Announcements, Booster, Color Guard, Guards, Marching Thunder, Percussion

In This Issue

Now that school has started, we have started the fall rehearsal schedule. Rehearsal information is included in each week’s email and posted online at thunderband.com.

  • Registration and Fee Deadlines
  • School-to-School Form for Ninth Grade Students
  • Prop Breakdown
  • Music and Drill Pass-Offs
  • Gas Can Donations
  • September 9 ACT Testing Date
  • Upcoming Events
  • Upcoming Rehearsals

There are 132 days until the 2018 Rose Parade. Rose Parade fun fact of the week: Rose Parade floats can get very complicated. Past floats have included small working roller coasters, a car that transformed into a spaceship, and a working water slide.

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Thunder Band News 8/14/2017

by on Aug.14, 2017, under Announcements, Booster, Color Guard, Guards, Marching Thunder, Percussion

In This Issue

There are a couple of critical items to be completed this week related to student eligibility. Please make sure these items have been reviewed and completed by this Friday.

  • RegisterMyAthlete Review
  • Report Card Submission for Eligibility
  • School-to-School Form for Ninth Grade Students
  • Band Fee Payments are Now Past Due
  • September 9 ACT Testing Date
  • Drumline Performance August 18
  • Making a Difference Service Competition
  • Booster Meeting Report
  • St. George Competition Hotel Reservations
  • Gas Cans Needed
  • SignUpGenius Summary
  • Upcoming Events
  • Upcoming Rehearsals

There are 140 days until the 2018 Rose Parade. Rose Parade fun fact of the week: Those who can’t make it to watch the Rose Parade still have a chance to see the floats up close. You can purchase tickets to see the floats at rest for three days following the parade, although it is best not to wait until the third day due to wilting.

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