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11/2 - 11/7 Weekly Schedule

This week’s rehearsals/events

  • Tuesday, 11/2* - Rehearsal (6pm - 9pm) [Band Parent Meeting at 8pm in Band room/cafeteria]

  • Thursday, 11/4* - Rehearsal (6pm - 9pm)

*Keep in mind, there is no school on these days


Friday, 11/5 - Away Playoff Football Game at Southern Regional High School

  • 4:45pm, Report and load trailer. Wear your Blue Member Shirt. Eat dinner before you come, you will not be able to eat a snack until half time.

  • 5:15pm Depart WHS

  • 7pm, Game Starts

  • 9:30pm, Approximate Game End

  • 11pm, Approximate Return to WHS

  • 11:15pm, Approximate Dismissal


Saturday, 11/6 - Student traditions & Rehearsal at Football Stadium

  • 11am, Students report to D103 (lecture hall) for Senior Speeches, Slideshow, and Group Activities (eat breakfast/lunch before you arrive and wear your 2021 Band Camp section shirts)

  • 12:30pm, load trailers

  • 12:50pm, walk over to football stadium (will need to take uniforms with us)

  • 1pm-1:30pm, Rehearsal begins in stadium

  • 3:30pm, break to eat a snack (bring a snack!) and change into uniforms

  • 4pm, Send off performance for family and friends in the football stadium

  • 4:15pm, Group & Section Photos in uniform

  • 4:30pm, pack the trailer for tomorrow’s competition at the stadium. We will not have time to pack the next morning.

  • 5:30pm, approximate dismissal after walking back to the high school


Sunday, 11/7 - TOB ACC’s in Harrisburg, PA!

  • 4:45am, Report time

  • The Band Parents are providing muffins/breakfast bars as a snack on the bus, but students should bring breakfast with them for a sufficient breakfast.

  • Make sure we have all parts of the uniform, including 2021 Leonardo tour shirts

  • 5am, depart WHS

  • We will be making 2 stops at rest stops.

  • The first one about half way through the trip for bathrooms and stretching (not to purchase food).

  • The second one is when we get closer to our destination to change into uniforms and final bathroom use before our performance. (The only bathrooms available are inside the stadium).

  • 8:35am, Arrive at Central Dauphin Middle School

  • 10:45am, Performance time

  • The Band Parents are providing sandwiches and pizza for lunch for the students after their performance. Students already filled out the ACCs 2021 Lunch Order Google Form.

  • Awards at 1:45pm

  • Approximate Return to WHS at 6:15pm

Holiday Tour, Playoff Football, and Winter/Spring Ensembles!


Marching Band

  • Friday, 11/12 - Holiday Tour Rehearsal and Playoff Football TBD. If there is no Playoff Football game, we will still rehearse for the Holiday Tour. Times TBD

  • Friday, 11/19 - Holiday Tour Rehearsal and Playoff Football TBD. If there is no Playoff Football game, we will still rehearse for the Holiday Tour. Times TBD

  • Tuesday, 11/30 - Holiday Tour! Click here for Holiday Tour information

  • Thursday, 12/2 - Holiday Tour (Rain Date)

  • Saturday, 12/4 - West Cape May Christmas Parade (Parade typically begins at 5pm. Times TBD)

  • Sunday, 12/5 - West Cape May Christmas Parade (Rain Date)

  • Monday, 5/30 - Monroe Township Memorial Day Parade (all current Marching Band members are expected to march in the parade. Rehearsals and Times TBD

Indoor Percussion

  • Tuesday, 11/16 - Interest Meeting (need a minimum of 18 students to run a traditional indoor percussion ensemble with marching battery and pit percussion

  • Thursday, 11/18 - Clinic/ Workshop

  • Tuesday, 11/23 - Clinic/Workshop

  • Thursday, 12/2 - Auditions (if no holiday tour rain date)

  • Tuesday, 12/7 - Auditions

  • Thursday, 12/9 - Auditions (if not held on 12/2)

Jazz Ensemble

  • Monday, 11/15 - Interest Meeting