October 10-15 2022

Schedule 10-10 thru 10-15

  • Please note we have an altered schedule this week: Mon: 7-period with zero hour, Tues: ODD (with zero hour), Wed: Special testing schedule (no band), Thurs: EVEN Late start (no band), Thursday evening: rehearsal 6-8pm @ SME Fri: No School (teacher workday)

ECKMEA All-District Honor Band and Honor Jazz Band

  •  Sign up here for auditions. Deadline is October 11th
  • Audition materials have been posted. Auditions are 11/5 at Gardner-Edgerton
  • Students who successfully audition will perform along with the top musicians in the area at the Honors Convention on December 3rd
  • View the materials here (they’re also in Canvas)

Tea Rex Boba Band Night

  • Stop by Tea Rex Boba from 1-7pm this coming Wednesday, October 12th.
  • 5832 Johnson Drive (Just off Woodson and Johnson Drive)
  • 1$ goes to the band for every small, medium, and large drink sold if you tell us you’re here because of the band!

Popcorn Fundraiser Update

Football Game #3 and IHMS Band Night Friday, 10/14

Volunteers needed. Please help if you are able! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0a4daea622abf94-fbgame 

  • 5:00pm: Tubas, Percussion call time. Load truck/trailer
  • 5:15pm: Call time for all students, dress into full uniforms. GREY SHOW SHIRT
  • 5:30pm: depart for SM North
  • 6:00pm: Truck/trailers unloaded at SMN, prep for pregame
  • 6:50pm: Pregame with IHMS students
  • 8:00pm: approximate halftime performance
  • 9:15pm: Load truck/trailer/buses — we will leave the equipment trucks at SMN overnight
  • 9:30pm: Return to SME

SMN Marching Invitational Saturday, 10/15

London Trip Update

  • Payment: Remaining balance now due!
  • Land + Air Package = $3620 – $1800 (payments 1-4) = $1820
  • Land Only Packages = $2420 – $1800 = $620
  • Single Room requests = add $660
  • Grandstand Seat for Parade = add $60  (note, must order now)
  • Grandstand Seating: Please let us know if you would like to purchase a box seat in one of the 3 grandstand locations along the parade route. Standard/street seating is free.