Congratulations to our Marchers of the Week:Anthony Mates (woodwind), Devin Bedwell (brass), Lukens Faugue (percussion), Emelly Sumalla (auxiliary), and Nikolai Coletta (officer). Congratulations to our Section of the Week, the Baritone Section led by Section Leaders Danilo Andrade and Aubrie Engel!
We’d like to thank all of our parents who gave their time as a chaperone or truck crew member with last Friday’s football game at Naples High School! We’d also like to thank Mr. Rowtie, Mrs. Rowtie Mr. Pina, and Mr. Figueroa for coming in during our Saturday practice to work on the props and equipment! Please visit the PRHS Band Website to learn how you can become a Marching Pride Volunteer for concessions, chaperoning, and truck crew.
The Marching Pride had a great camp this past Saturday. We accomplished a tremendous amount of work and are very fortunate to have so many dedicated and hardworking students. This week will be pretty easy for the Marching Pride. This is our “Bye Week,” which means we have no game this Friday. We still have rehearsal on Tuesday and Thursday!
This Week’s Schedule:
Auxiliary Pep Rally Rehearsals (Thursdays):The auxiliary team is holding rehearsals for their upcoming Pep Rally performance, which is on October 25th. All officers and dance students are required to attend. All color guard students are encouraged to attend. Auditions will be held on October 1st.
Marching Band After School Rehearsals (Tuesday and Thursday):Tuesday and Thursday’s rehearsals will be in the stadium this week. For Thursday’s rehearsal we’re asking all band students to wear a black t-shirt and all auxiliary a white t-shirt.
Dancing Cubs Registration (Due 10/1):We’re looking for all students in grades PreK-eighth grade who’d like to dance with the PRHS Auxiliary Team and the Marching Pride. More information can be found on the Band Website. Registration is due by October 1st to firstname.lastname@example.org.
MBI & Band Show Program Ads (Due 10/7):The Band Boosters selling program ads for this year’s Collier County Band Show and Marching Band Invitational. PRHS Bands is hosting the Band Show on Tuesday, October 15th and our MBI on Saturday, November 2nd. Program ads and messages will be seen by over 500 spectators at both events. Ads may contain business information, coupon incentives, or they can even be used as a place to honor or cheer on your favorite Marching Pride student! Please see the attached form for more details. All ads are due by October 7th and should be sent to email@example.com.
Disney Trip Payments (Due Fri. 9/27):It is not too late to sign up for the Disney Band Trip. The information packet is attached to this email. The final deadline to sign up for the trip is September 27th. Park tickets will be ordered in the end of September. Students will not be able to sign-up for the trip after the tickets are ordered.
Cheesecake Fundraiser:We will let everyone know when the delivery date is set.
2019-2020 Marching Pride Swag:Marching Pride water bottles will be available for purchase during lunch in the band room for $15.The rest of our swag is now available for viewing on our band website. The order form is available online and in the band room. Orders will be collected in the “Band Booster Box” located in the band room.
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Palmetto Ridge High School
1655 Victory Lane Naples, FL 34120
Director of Bands: Annabelle Robinson
Band Office: (239) 377-4745
Fax Number: (239) 377-2401