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»Posted on May 12, 2017 in Announcements

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Week of May 8th Forms! After weeks of waiting, the website forms are finally ready!  We greatly appreciate your patience! Please go to http://goband.org/ and click on the Forms tab.  There are TWO forms to fill out:  The first is the Information and Contribution Form.  This page is linked with PayPal, as the contribution, buttons, and auto decals are handled on this page.  Everyone enrolled in band needs to fill out this form.  We need the information for our records, and the contribution is extremely important.  The costs for music, music arrangements, drill writing, bussing, website expenses, trailer expenses, etc, add up rapidly.  We count on the contribution to fund the majority of our year, and with our fundraising efforts going to the trip the past two...

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»Posted on Apr 20, 2017 in Announcements

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Week of April 18th We’re coming up on our final events of the year.  Parents of seniors–I’m sure there are a lot of mixed emotions!  We have a couple more events that require your help. Jazz Cafe–Monday, April 24 at East High in the Commons.  The concert starts at 7:00 PM, and we need a few people to help both before and after  Click HERE to sign up!  This is a very special and fun night–you won’t want to miss it!  We also need some strings of white lights–if you have some that you can lend to the evening, we would appreciate it.  You can sign up for a spot at the above link. Band Concert & Awards Night–Tuesday, May 9 in the Auditorium. The concert starts at 6:00 PM.  We need help both before and after the...

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»Posted on Apr 3, 2017 in Announcements

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Week of April 3rd April Booster Meeting This Thursday! All Students/Parents enrolled in Band next school year.  South Gym, 6:00 PM There are many changes on deck for the band program, all of them good!  If your student is enrolled in band this fall, attendance at this meeting is a must. District Music Contest, Monday, April 10! We need your help! East is once again hosting this annual event, and we need your help!  Fewer than half of the openings have been filled as of today. Click here to sign up.There are times available all throughout the day.  Consider taking a long lunch, or taking an hour of vacation time at the start or end of your work day to come out and help. Band, Orchestra and Choir students from all of the Lincoln public high schools will be coming...

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»Posted on Mar 26, 2017 in Announcements

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Week of March 20th Band Announcements Week of March 20th Prep Jazz is back on schedule.  “Spring Swing” is this Saturday, March 25th! Jazz Horizons will play at 4:00pm, Jazz Faction will play at 4:15pm, and Blue Note Jazz Band will play at 6:45pm. There will be food and dancing as well, so even if you’re not in jazz band, come out to Northeast High School for a great evening! Also, all Jazz Bands will travel to Norfolk on Tuesday, March 28th for the Northeast Community College Jazz Festival. Wish them luck! MANDATORY Parent and student meeting for all enrolled in Band next year on Thursday, April 6th at 6:00pm in the South (main) Gym.  We moved it up to 6:00 and the Choir concert has been moved back to 7:30 so that students and parents can do both if needed....

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»Posted on Mar 4, 2017 in Announcements

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Please share this information with your student so they know what to expect. See www.goband.org and the attachments to this email to determine what to pack, and check the 10-day forecast for San Francisco.  The itinerary is attached, and you can see that it is packed. Comfort is key! This is a video with some great packing tips:  https://youtu.be/yrwtexpqLW8 This video addresses TSA guidelines for packing toiletries:  https://youtu.be/MMtIg3c9nbA What happens on Monday, March 6? ALL luggage must be brought to school at 6:00 PM for inspection.  (This does not include backpacks–those are a personal item and do not require inspection per LPS guidelines. Bring those Saturday.) Follow the signs–you will either enter through the band room or choir room....

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»Posted on Feb 20, 2017 in Announcements

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Week of February 20th Apparel All students that are traveling will receive a trip t-shirt that they will wear on travel days. It is a beautiful bright orange.  If you or your student would like to order this same design in either East blue or white, please print out the attached order form.  The deadline for ordering is this Friday, February, 24,  2017 Important Survey From Mr. Thorpe’s announcement:  Please complete the following survey regarding baggage on the trip.  This affects 0ur truck packing plans and some other transportation factors like how many bags we’ll be transporting to the airport versus how many will go on the truck.  This needs to be done by Tuesday night.   https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/9PLBY7B Payments Our payment page on the...

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