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Tournament of Champions Schedule
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Attendance block in uniform, minus jacket and hat. Black band shorts and show shirt underneath uniform for this performance. Please make sure you are wearing black long socks that don’t have any color or images printed on them.
End rehearsal, load truck and check inside inspection full uniform
Depart for Standridge Stadium in Carrollton. (Students are welcome to eat a light snack on the bus if they choose to bring a snack)
Check-in, unload and get ready for warm-up
Have our best performance to date!
Load truck and buses. Students will change out of uniform pants and jacket. Please hang your pants and jacket up on your bus window or drape over your bus seat. You will need to stay dressed in your band shoes, black socks,band shorts and show shirt.
Lunch/early dinner (Students need to bring money for their meal)
Return to Standridge Stadium for Awards Ceremony
Finals Awards Ceremony
Load buses and head home
Arrive home. GO HOME AND COLLAPSE!!
1330 VALWOOD PKWY
CARROLLTON, TEXAS 75006
Parking – All spectators will park on the south and southwest side of the stadium. (Handicap parking is available on the west side.) Parking is free and there will be parking coordinators to assist all traffic entering the stadium lots.
Admission – Admission to the stadium will be $7 for spectators and free for children12 and under. This fee will allow for entrance and exit all day throughout the contest. You can purchase a program for $3
I hope everyone is doing well!!!!
Next, Friday, October 3rd, is 8th grade night at the RHS Football game. We greatly look forward to bringing together the students and staff for a fun evening!
PLEASE ARRIVE NO LATER THAN 6:30pm.
Please have your buses drop your students off at the south side of the stadium by the scoreboard and then ALL MIDDLE SCHOOL BAND BUSES SHOULD PARK IN THE FAR NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE VISITORS PARKING LOT.
BOTH MIDDLE SCHOOL BANDS WILL ENTER THE TRACK ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE STADIUM. KARA WALLACE WILL MEET WILLIAMS AND MICHAEL JONES WILL MEET UTLEY. BOTH DIRECTORS WILL ASSIST YOU ON THE SOUTH SIDE OF THE STADIUM BEFORE PROCEEDING TO THE NORTH END OF THE STADIUM WHERE YOU WILL ENTER THE STANDS.
1) Assemble your students in a group on the track after you unload your buses.
2) Once assembled, Ms. Wallace and Mr. Jones will lead both bands to the north end of the stadium where you will walk up the stairs to your seating area. The RHS Band will be seated in section D on the north side of the stadium. Williams will be seated in the top section of section E and Utley seated just below Williams in section E.
3) After the RHS Band finishes the School Song and Star Spangled Banner, we will have the 8th graders mesh in with the RHS Band.
PLEASE DEVISE A PLAN TO HAVE WATER FOR YOUR STUDENTS. WE WILL NOT PROVIDE WATER FOR YOUR STUDENTS.
Please have your students dressed in Band Shirts, Jeans, and Athletic Shoes.
I know that all of you are extremely busy, and I can’t thank you enough for helping to make this event possible. Best wishes for your coming weeks and a HUGE “THANK YOU” for bringing your 8th graders to next week’s game!!!
I look forward to seeing all of you! See you next Friday!!!
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