Band Camp – 2014!
Hello OHS Band Families!
We hope everyone is enjoying the summer and has OHS Band Camp on the schedule. Band Camp starts on July 17th for Freshman, New Members and Leadership from Noon to 5 p.m. on both Thursday July 17 and Friday July 18 with our Registration for ALL members at 6:00 and Mandatory Parent Meeting at 7:00 on July 17th. Full Band Camp for new and returning members is scheduled for the weeks of July 21st and July 2ith.
Camp is Monday through Friday noon to 9p.m. We are in need of chaperones and donations. Now is a great time to get involved! OHS Band is made up of incredible students and staff, and we have the most amazing and fun group of parents and volunteers. Come and get to know the other parents and be inspired by how hard the staff and students work to make the show a success. A key to the success of the OHS Band Program is the involvement of the parents and boosters. PLEASE consider joining us for band camp or any of the committees listed on the website.
If you could please go to the new sign-up sheet and fill in the times you would be available to help.
Sign up sheet can be found here.
If a slot you are interested in volunteering for fills up please send me an email – we always like to have back up. And remember parents are always welcome to watch from the stands and any rehearsal!
Below is a file you can print about Chaperoning and what we will be doing. Also below is the survival sheet that was each student at ice breaker.
Accessory - Order Form
All wind players must have a flip folder and a lyre for their instrument. The order form is available here.
Scott White from the Music Shack will be here this Thursday during camp.
Band Camp – At A Glance
New Members, Percussion, Color Guard & Leadership 12-5pm
Registration & Band Camp Meeting 6pm – Auditorium
New Members Percussion, Color Guard & Leadership 12-5pm
Marching Band Camp 12-9pm
Marching Band Camp 12-9pm
Marching Band Camp 12-5pm
Potluck / Premiere 6pm
Band Camp Dinner Menu – Week 2
|Monday – July 28, 2014
Chick Fil A Sandwich
|Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Tacos from Tijuana Flats (2 each)
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
Thursday, July 31, 2014
Cup of Pasta
Friday, August 1, 2014
Pot Luck – Each family please provide
|If you believe these meals will
not fully satisfy your child
please send them with
The document includes an overview of fees and due dates.
- Paying Fees – You can now pay your band fees online using a credit card. Click here to download instructions.
2015 Entertainment Book Fundraiser Going on Now
Sale Dates: July 17, 2014 to August 22, 2014
Money and orders due August 22, 2014
Price: $30 per book.
Profit: $12.00 per book. Students get 70% of the profit credited to their student accounts!! That’s $8.40 per book!!
Order Forms: Additional information and order forms can be picked up in the band room.
Prizes: Top sellers win gift cards. Drawings for $25.00 gift cards.
Questions, contact Linda Baker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ad Space Available
OHS Marching Lion Equipment trailers are renewing ad space. This is a wonderful opportunity for new band members because the ad is good for three years. Download Informational Flyer
It is important to run the band and colorguard programs to bring your student’s account up to date. We cannot run these programs without these funds.
Fundraising opportunities are available:
Students may work concessions throughout the year to earn money for their account.
The Stephen C. Speck Memorial Scholarship
In Loving Memory of Stephen C. Speck Oviedo High School Class of 2011
To honor Stephen, The Stephen C. Speck Memorial Scholarship has been established. This scholarship for graduating seniors will be awarded at the annual Band Banquet. Please see above for scholarship information.
Stephen’s Memorial Website