Embarqmail is still rejecting our email. At this point, we suggest that families with embarqmail change to a different email account. We apologize for the inconvenience. Cookie Dough Fundraisers were due last week Friday. If you have not already done so, please turn in your orders by Monday. We’re starting another trip fundraiser this week, a Car Wash Fundraiser. More information will be provided via email. Registration for the 2018 Band Trip is now open. An additional email will be sent providing registration information. Our Rhythm of the Pride Recital is this Thursday, May 3rdat 6:30pm in the gym. Admission is $5. Please come out and support our auxiliary and percussion students. Our Wind Ensemble has their State MPA performance this Friday, May 4that Broward College. We still need at least 1 parent chaperone for this event. Please email Mrs. Robinson if you’re available. Good luck to all students involved! This Week’s Schedule: Monday (4/30)
Car Wash Fundraiser starts
2018 Band Trip Registration for band students
Drum Major Workshop, 2:15-3:30pm
Deadline to RSVP for Band Banquet
Symphonic Wind Symphony Rehearsal, 2:15-3:15pm
Wind Ensemble Rehearsal, 3:30-4:30pm
Rhythm of the Pride Dress Rehearsal (Only auxiliary students), 4:00-7:00pm
Flag Workshop, 5:00-6:30pm (Band Room)
Symphonic Band Rehearsal, 2:15-3:15pm
Rhythm of the Pride Dress Rehearsal (Auxiliary & Percussion), 4:00-7:00pm
2018-2019 Marching Pride Commitment Forms & Fees Due (Band students)
2018-2019 Marching Pride Drum Major Applications Due
Drum Major Workshop, 2:15-3:30pm
Flag Workshop, 5:00-6:30pm (Band Room)
Rhythm of the Pride Recital, 6:30pm (Gym)
Daileen Alfonso Scholarship Applications due
State Concert Band MPA Performance, Call 2nd Period (Wind Ensemble)
Contacting Mrs. Robinson:Please be sure to send your email messages for Mrs. Robinson to email@example.com. Some parents and students have been emailing a “Charms” email address firstname.lastname@example.org. Mrs. Robinson cannot access messages sent to that email address. Cookie Dough Trip Fundraiser:Please turn in your orders by Monday if you have not already done so. A delivery date cannot be determined until all orders are placed. Please help out by turning in your orders. When a delivery date is determined, Mrs. Robinson will send out a message via email, Facebook and Twitter. Car Wash Trip Fundraiser:We will be selling car wash tickets from April 30ththrough May 11th. All of the profits from pre-sold tickets can be applied towards your student’s 2018 Band Trip to Chicago. Student and parent volunteers will be needed for this fundraiser. Students can sign up to volunteer in the band room. Parents interested in helping, please email Mr. Buddy Rainey at email@example.com. More information will be provided in a separate email. 2018-2019 Marching Pride Commitment Forms & Band Fees:Commitment forms and band fees for band students are due by Thursday, May 3rd. Auxiliary students will turn in their commitment forms and fees by Friday, May 18th. A commitment can be found under the "Students" tab of this website under 2018-2019 Info. Rhythm of the Pride:This recital performance will feature our percussion and auxiliary students. The event will start at 6:30pm in the PRHS gym and admission is $5. We will be selling concessions and Shout Outs. Please come out to support or auxiliary and percussion students! Student and parent volunteers will be needed for this event. Students can sign up to volunteer in the band room. Parents interested in helping, please email Mr. Buddy Rainey at firstname.lastname@example.org. Concert Band State MPA:Our Wind Ensemblewill be performing atState MPA on Friday, May 4th.The band will travel to Broward College for their performance. All Wind Ensemble students will rehearse during 2ndperiod in the band room before we leave. Please remember to bring your $10 for the charter bus, concert band attire, a lunch to eat on the bus, and dinner money for Sawgrass Mill.We will leave PRHS around 10:00am, perform at 1:30pm and return to PRHS around 6:00pm. We need at least one parent volunteer to chaperone. Please email Mrs. Robinson at email@example.com if you can attend. Daileen Alfonso Scholarship Applications Due:Seniors who are interested in applying for the Daileen Alfonso Scholarship Award need to turn in their applications by Friday, May 4th. A copy of the application was sent via email and is also available in the band room. 2018-2019 Auxiliary Auditions:We will be holding Auxiliary auditions at PRHS on May 7, 9, and 10 4:00-8:00pm. Students interested in joining next year’s auxiliary section are required at attend all three days! Please email Mrs. Robinson at firstname.lastname@example.org register! (New students who turned in their Yellow New Member Registration Form do not have to email Mrs. Robinson.) Flag Workshops will be held forall new students interested in auditioning for the Auxiliary Team. These workshops will be on May 1 & 3 from 5:00-6:30pm in the band room. Please email Mrs. Robinson for more information. 2018-2019 Marching Pride Drum Major Auditions:Drum Major applications have been emailed to students who signed up to audition. The online application and printed contract are due by May 3rd. Drum Major workshops are on April 30th, May 3rd, May 7thand May 10that 2:15-3:30pm. All students interested in trying for drum major, band captain and section leader are urged to attend. Please email Mrs. Robinson if you’d like a drum major application. 2018-2019 Band Placements:Thank you to all of our incoming freshmen who came to audition! Unfortunately, we won’t be able to post the 2018-2019 band placements until after the commitment forms are turned in on May 3rd. We apologize for the delay. 2018-2019 Band Camp Dates:Band Camp 2018 will be Monday, July 30th through August 3rd 8:00am-4:00pm and Monday, August 6th and Tuesday, August 7th 8:00am-4:00pm and Wednesday, August 8th through August 10th 1:00-8:30pm. Please note that all students are starting on Monday, July 30th! Important Dates to Remember:Please take special note to a few dates on the calendar:
Jazz Band Auditions will be held after school on Tuesday, May 8th. Interested middle school students should email Mrs. Robinson for audition music and an audition time. Current students can pick up audition music and sign up for an audition in the band room.
TheSpring Band Concert will be on Tuesday, May 15that 6:30pm. This concert will feature all concert bands, jazz bands and percussion. Free admission. Please save the date!
The2018 Band Awards Banquetis on Saturday, May 19th. The awards ceremony will start at 4:00pm in the auditorium. The dinner and dance will start at 6:00pm and end at 9:00pm in the cafeteria. Please make sure to RSVP by May 1st. A separate email will be sent for more information.
The2018 PRHS Graduation Ceremonywill be on Friday, May 25th. All of the non-graduating band students will be performing at this event. More information will be provided when it’s received.
Parent Volunteers Needed:
Band Booster Board Members. Our Band Boosters are looking for parents who are interested in joining the board. Please email Mrs. Yates at email@example.com more information. Our next Booster Meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 14th.
Rhythm of the Pride will be on Thursday, May 3rd. Parent volunteers will be needed to help sell concessions. Please email Mr. Rainey at firstname.lastname@example.org you’re able to help out.
TheWind Ensemble will be performing atState MPA on Friday, May 4th. Please email Mrs. Robinson at email@example.com you’re able to help chaperone.
The Band Boosters will be hosting a special lunch for the PRHS Teachers and Staff on Monday, May 7thfor Teacher Appreciation Week. Parent volunteers will be needed to help serve the meals. If you’re available to help, please contact Mrs. Yates at firstname.lastname@example.org.