February 12-16 2024

Pep Band Tuesday, 2/13 – WHITE Band

  • Call time – 5pm vs Lawrence Free-State
  • Attire: Theme (TBA) or Blue Band Shirts

Booster Meeting Tuesday, 2/13

  • 6pm, SME Band Room

Basketball Concessions

  • Thanks to all our volunteers who have helped out. If you have not signed up for a shift, please do so below!
  •  View Concession SignUp Genius and sign up to volunteer

Jazz Bands @ Ottawa University Jazz Festival Thursday, 2/15

  • Call time: Blue Notes — 8:00am (we need to warm up at school), Blue Knights – 8:30am
  • Attire: Concert Black
  • Depart SME: 8:45am
  • Blue Notes Perform: 10:00am
  • Blue Knights Perform: 11:00am
  • Lunch after performances & clinics
  • Return to SME: 2:15pm
  • Please bring money for lunch, and remember to turn in permission forms (sent home last week)

Basketball Sub-State & Playoffs

  • Sub-State: week of 2/27-3/2
  • State: week of 3/6-3/9
  • Standings and game info can be followed here. We will announce rosters and dates ASAP. Eligibility for postseason travel will be determined by in-season attendance & instrumentation needs

Band Camp 2024: Dates & Registration

Upcoming Performances

  • Thursday, 2/22 — Blue Knights @ KS Music Educators State Convention, Wichita, 12:05pm
  • Saturday, 2/24 — Selected members @ KS All-State Band & Jazz Band, Wichita, TBA
  • Wednesday, 2/28 — Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Blue Notes & Blue Knights (SME), 7pm

Join the Band Boosters!

  • We have several open positions for 2024-2025, and we are particularly in need of a secretary and step-up treasurer. If you are someone who is detail-oriented, organized and enjoys supporting our band program, please contact a director or the band boosters, smebandboosters@gmail.com
  • We would like to fill these positions this semester so the current volunteers can help facilitate the transition

Youth Symphony Auditions