Monday, 8/8: Lancer Launch, 3-6pm
- This is not a band activity but it is important and required for all Lancers. Fee payment, online verification, MacBook checkout, etc.
Tuesday, 8/9: London Trip Meeting, 7pm – Band Room
- Important information and Q&A for all travelers
Thursday, 8/11: Freshmen first day Pep Band for LINK crew pep assembly
- Call time: 12:15pm
- Attire: Blue band shirt
- Finished: 1:30pm
Friday, 8/12: London Trip Payment Due
- Please send to SME Main office in an envelope, made payable to: SME Band Trip Fund
Monday, 8/15: Panera Bread fundraiser
- 4pm-8pm, Corinth location. Eat food, benefit the band!
Monday, 8/15: Marching Band Zero Hour rehearsals begin
- Percussion and section leaders report: 6:30am
- All students report: 6:45am
- Rehearsal begins at 7am. 100% attendance required!
Tuesday, 8/16: East Area Elementary Band Jumpstart Night
- For beginning band students. Not a high school event, but we will need a few HS student volunteers. Contact a director if you’re interested in helping.
Wednesday, 8/17: Back To School Night
- SME-wide event. Walk through your schedule and meet your/your students’ teachers!
Thursday, 8/18: Marching Band evening rehearsal CANCELLED
- Enjoy the night off and plan on the next rehearsal, 6-8pm, 8/25
Friday, 8/19: SME Fall Activity Spirit Night — SME Practice FB Field
- NEW in 2022: During the FB team scrimmage we will give a preview of our 2022 marching band music along with the cheer, dance, volleyball, soccer and other fall activities.
- Student attire: Blue Band Shirts
- Parents: Bring a lawn chair, umbrella, and cool beverages. There is no shade in the area other than what we bring..
Saturday, 8/20, 9am-1pm: 2022 SME Band Car Wash & Lancer Dancer Pancake Breakfast @ SME
- All students are expected to pre-sell 5-10 tickets @ 10/each. Tickets were handed out at the Marching Band Showcase and will also be handed out on the first day of school.
- Parent volunteers needed! Please sign up to help: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c094bafae22a57-82022
- Students will sign up in sections this week in class.
Ongoing: SME Band Wish List
- Want to support the band? Consider purchasing items off our Amazon Wish List!