Thank you to everyone who participated in our Krispy Kreme Fundraiser and IL Primo Spirit Night! Krispy Kreme Pick-Up is this Tuesday from 5:30-8:30pm. We will start another one of our favorite fundraisers next week selling cheesecakes!
This week is Red Ribbon Week at PRHS. Every day has a theme: Career Day (Monday), Taco Day (Tuesday), Red Out! (Wednesday), and Halloween Day (Thursday). All students are encouraged to participate and show their support Drug Abuse Prevention.
The Band Boosters are hosting their annual Trunk or Treat this Thursday after marching band rehearsal. Please email our Band Booster President Anthony Rowtie at firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to participate.
This Week’s Schedule:
Monday (10/26) – Career Day
Home Game Meals for the Marching Pride (Due Mon. 11/2): Mrs. Robinson will provide an online order form for the next two home game meals on Canvas. These meals will be for the home game against Bishop Verot on 11/6 and the home playoff game against Port Charlotte on 11/13. The meals will include a 6-inch sandwich from Subway, chips, a cookie, and a drink.
Full Marching Band Rehearsal (Tues. 10/27 and Thurs. 10/29): Practice this week is on Tuesday from 6:00-8:00pm and Thursday from 6:00-7:30pm. Please continue to wear the proper practice attire and shoes and please be sure to bring a small towel, bugspray, and plenty of water. Report time for practice will be as followed: Officers – 5:30pm, Low Brass, Percussion, Auxiliary, and Mellos – 5:40pm, Trumpets, Saxes, Flutes, and Clarinets – 5:50pm.
Krispy Kreme Fundraiser Pick-Up (Tues. 10/27): Donut orders will be available for pick-up on Tuesday from 5:30-8:30pm. Parents, please reminded that at this time they are still not allowing non-CCPS employees into the building. Please make arrangements for your student to pick-up the donuts in the auditorium Tuesday evening. If that is not possible, when parents arrive to the school, please see one of our Band Booster Board members at the table by the flagpole and they will assist you. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Gray Band Swag Shirts and Marching Pride Masks: All students will receive their Marching Pride masks in class on Tuesday. Students who ordered the Gray Band Swag Shirt will also receive those on Tuesday. Thank you for your patience.
Virtual Student Pick-Up (Tuesday 10/27 and Thurs. 10/29): All virtual students may come to the school on Tuesday or Thursday between 5:00-5:45pm to pick up their band t-shirt, Marching Pride mask, music, and any band orders they placed. Thank you for your patience.
Trunk or Treat (Thurs. 10/29): The Band Boosters are planning to host their annual Trunk or Treat for the Marching Pride on Thursday, October 29th from 7:30-8:00pm. If you are interested in participating, please contact Band Booster President Mr. Anthony Rowtie at email@example.com.
End of Quarter 1 Grades (Thurs. 10/29): Please be reminded that Quarter 1 ends this Thursday. All students are reminded to check their grades on Focus and to take advantage of the extra credit opportunities that have been posted on Canvas. All extra credit that is offered this week will be due by Wednesday, 10/28.
Home Game vs. Bishop Verot (Fri. 11/6): Our next home game is against Bishop Verot on Friday, November 6th. The start time for students is 5:45pm. Report time for the game will be as followed: Officers – 5:15pm, Low Brass, Percussion, Auxiliary, and Mellos – 5:30pm, Trumpets, Saxes, Flutes, and Clarinets – 5:40pm. The band room will be closed from 2:30-5:00pm. Students will not be allowed to remain on campus after school. The uniform for band will be FULL MARCHING UNIFORM, with band t-shirt, band shorts, LONG black socks, marching band shoes, music masks, and black bell covers on the instrument. The uniform for auxiliary will be auxiliary top, black leggings, tights, black outdoor dance shoes, music masks, high slicked back ponytail for hair, and black smokey eye for make-up.
Home Play-Off Game vs. Port Charlotte (Fri. 11/13): Please be reminded that there is a home play-off game against Port Charlotte on Friday, November 13th. At this time, we have not yet received information on how to order tickets. We will send out the information when it is received.
WinterFest 2020 (Sat. 12/12): We are making plans to move forward with this year’s WinterFest performance. Please save the date for Saturday, December 12th. The concert will take place in the evening at an outdoor venue at PRHS. This concert will feature all concert bands, all jazz bands, auxiliary, percussion, and the Marching Pride. This is a great PRHS holiday tradition and we hope to see you there! More information will be provided at a late date.
Questions? Email Mrs. Robinson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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