The POWER of Creekside
“Spirit, Pride and Honor”
Marching Band is a part of the band curriculum at Creekside HS. ALL members must participate in marching. We encourage ALL members to bring in a case (or 2) of WATER for games, camps, rehearsals, etc.
2 Saturday Commitments to Marching Band are (attendance is mandatory)
October 19th – FMBC Marching Competition
October 26th – FBA Marching Assessment
Marching Band rehearses TUESDAY evenings 6:00pm-8:00pm and THURSDAY afternoon from 4-5:30pm during marching season. (Aug. 14th to Oct. 25th)
Smartphone/Tablet or 3 Ring binder for Drill
Drill Sheets (if no smartphone capability)
Marching/Stand Music in 3 Ring Binder!
**Anything else your SECTION LEADER needs you to have**
FAIR SHARE – the amount all students pay (in 3 payments). Information on the exact breakdown of this will be available at Parent Meeting on THURSDAY August 9th at 6:30pm in the Auditorium. Includes: (but not limited to) transportation, music, clinicians, staff, t-shirts, professional development, banquet, professional fees, registration forms and more!
$350.00 – ALL MEMBERS – the increase is due to NOT having a fundraiser in the fall for band. ALL fundraisers will be for individual fair share as well as trip payments. Remember, the Rehearsathon Sponsorship is a great opportunity to earn some money from family, friends, neighbors and far away grandparents or other family members. ($150 on Aug. 11th, $125 on Oct. 17th and $75 due Jan. 19th)
+ $25.00 if shoes are needed (we use dinkles – Due upon arrival)
+ $25.00 if polo is needed (ALL members need black band polo – Due upon arrival)
+ $50.00 for percussion fees (due with first fair share payment)
+ $????? if member of indoor guard (these are a bit different depending on indoor season and needs – see Coach for details)