Monday, September 28, 2009
ALL NOTES FOR RIDING HOME FROM THE COMPETITION WITH PARENTS NEED TO BE TURNED IN BY THE TIME WE LEAVE FROM THE SCHOOL ON SATURDAY MORNING!!
Pick-Up Food 9:45
The Black ACA BAND underarmour type shirt should be worn underneath the uniform
Tuesday, September 22, 2009
ACA BAND Spirit Night is
Visit Moe's and give them the band coupon and ACA Band gets 10 percent!
Coupons can be printed off Edline!
Tell all your friends!!
Watching the weather for Saturday - Right now they are predicting cooler temps and still a chance of rain! Please make sure your child has appropriate clothing (jeans, jacket or sweatshirt, etc.)
Monday, September 21, 2009
3:30- Leave School
Leave game approx.- 9:45
There will be a warm-down following the game for brass players.
After the game- students will be expected to sleep and rest on the way back.
Stretch and Body- 8:00AM
Load- 9:15 and Leave- 9:30
TIME CHANGE - ALL TIMES BELOW ARE EASTERN TIME
Eat- 11:30 est. (fast food)
Travel- 12:30 est.
Arrive at Northgate High School (Newnan, GA)/Change- 2:00 est.
Stretch, visual, warm up- 2:40-4:15 est.
Gate- 4:25 est.
Show- 4:40 est.
After our show, student will return to buses and change into jeans. They will then return to the stadium to watch the other bands. Concessions will be available at this time. Band students are expected to remain with the band. Students must always move about (restroom, concessions, etc.) in groups of at least 2-3. No one should leave the group alone.
Awards- 8:45 est.
Leave Time approx- 9:45 est.
Arrival at ACA approx 11:30 CENTRAL TIME
Students will need money for food at lunch, and dinner, and whatever they would like to purchase at the competition.
Thursday, September 17, 2009
Students will stay after school for a run-through rehearsal.
They will eat at 4:30.
Chick-fil-A order forms have been passed out. Orders with payment due by Thursday afternoon.
The band will travel by charter bus to and from Holtville.
IF your child will NOT be riding the bus back to ACA, You must send a note to Mr. Morrison by Friday morning.
Band Members need:
Uniform with shako (hat)
Marching shoes and black socks
Food (either ordered, brought from home or delivered by parents)
Instrument and music (obviously)
Directions from ACA to Holtville H.S.
655 Bulldog Lane, Deatsville, AL
1. Head east on Wares Ferry Rd
2. Turn left at East Blvd N
3. Turn left at Twain Curve
4. Slight right at AL-152/AL-21/AL-53/AL-9/N Eastern Blvd/US-231
5. Take the ramp to AL-21/AL-53/AL-9/US-231
6. Turn right at AL-21/AL-53/AL-9/US-231
7. Turn left at Coosa River Pkwy
8. Turn right at AL-111/Holtville Rd
9. Turn left at Bulldog Ln
Thursday, August 20, 2009
Tuesday, August 18, 2009
$13.00 due by August 28!!
Optional Band Spirit Wear!!
Great for students on Friday with jeans or for parents on Friday night!
Available to all band students (beginning, intermediate and high school) and family members.
Polka dot ACA
available on gray or burgandy tee $11.00
Polka dot ACA available on gray hoodie $20.00
Wednesday, August 12, 2009
100% Polyester. Moisture management performance fabric. Self fabric collar. Double-needle hem with tack. Badger heat transfer logo on left sleeve.