Schedule for the Week
B day marching classes should be prepared to go outside during class.
Monday: STUDENT VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - 7:45 am to unload trucks! Marching Percussion 4:00 - 5:30
Tuesday: 8:00 am leadership team meeting. Competition Band Rehearsal 4:00-5:45. Guard Sectional 6-7
Thursday: Competition Band Rehearsal 4:00-5:45. FOOTBALL BAND 4:00-4:45
Friday: Game vs. Mountain Brook. Milton Frank Stadium
Next Football Band After school rehearsal: Thursday, August 26th from 4-4:45. Football band will practice the Thursday before every home game from 4:00-4:45 pm.
GAME DAY SCHEDULE August 27, 2021!
Game Day Information
5:15 pm Trucks arrive at Milton Frank
5:30 pm Students meet by the trucks - unload and prepare for warm ups.
5:45 pm Warm ups Begin.
6:30 pm Line up for Pregame
6:40 pm Pregame performance
7:00 pm Game Starts
Halftime performance (we perform 2nd after Mountain Brook)
~9:30 pm Game ends
Location: Milton Frank Stadium - Home team. Meet in the Northwest corner of the field. Look for the trucks!
Blue Band Polo tucked into khaki shorts. Short (ankle length) socks, athletic shoes (not converse, sandals, etc).
Students need to eat on their own prior to the game. Students do not have time to visit concessions during the game - No food in the band section.
Students are not provided transportation to games at Milton Frank Stadium or Alabama A&M. Students are responsible for getting to these games on your own.
Bring your full water jug to the game.
Mountain Brook is bringing their full band up from Birmingham and performing at halftime. They will perform 1st.
Ladies, Thanks to nearly everyone for choosing appropriate khaki shorts for our performances. However, we did have three students that need to revisit that fingertip length policy. If you think you (or your daughter) might be one of those, please roll down those cuffs or get longer shorts for Friday. Thank you!
HAIR DYE ALERT: We will soon be wearing our marching uniforms with the white jackets. If your hair color might run into that white jacket if you are caught in the rain.....please think about how to prevent that from happening.
KEEP READING FOR MAJOR FUNDRAISING UPDATES!
From Stuart.Tankesley@hsv-k12.org & Holly.Connell@hsv-k12.org
MIDDLE SCHOOL CONNECTION
Middle School Night is coming up at our September 3rd game vs. Grissom at Milton Frank Stadium. We invite our 7th and 8th grade middle school band students from HJHS or HCMS to join us at this game. This is also open to any private school or homeschooled student who may possibly want to attend HHS. We are planning a tailgate for families of both HHS and middle school families from 5:30-6:00 pm this night.
To register and for detailed information, click here: https://forms.gle/3HZCMh714ht3Zkwc6
Our "Panther In Training" program is back! We are encouraging our 8th graders at HJHS and HCMS to join us as honorary members. We will also open this to any middle school aged sibling of a current band member that is enrolled in band at their middle school. Spread the word! PIT Crew members receive a shirt, HHS band merchandise, get to sit with the band at games, travel to games, and help out the marching band.
Read more about it and apply here: https://forms.gle/7PjksokZx7K5g9Xz6
Middle School Night, September 3rd- Game vs. Grissom (Milton Frank). All 7th and 8th grade students are able to come play with us this night.
September 10th - Away Game against Bob Jones at Madison City Stadium. Dinner will be on your own from 3:40 - 5:00 pm. Tentatively planning to be in full marching uniforms this night.
September 13-17 - Homecoming Week (altered schedule - see charms calendar).
September 14 - Booster Board Meeting
Marching Band Competition Locations
The locations for our 2021 Marching Band Competitions are set.
Saturday, September 25th - Midsouth Marching Festival - Gadsden High School - Gadsden, Al
Saturday, October 16th - Tennessee Valley Marching Invitational - Muscle Shoals High School - Muscle Shoals, Al
***Full Schedules will be sent out as soon as we are informed of our performance time. Normally this is two weeks in advance. Parents and family are encouraged to attend the competitions. Plan for a full day event - morning rehearsal, afternoon travel, late afternoon/evening performance, and evening awards ceremony before returning to school***
Boston Butts! Football season means the finest BBQ!
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