Category: Band Updates

GHBPA Weekly Message 11/19/17

Concert Season is Here During band camp this summer, each student was fitted for their concert uniform. Please make sure that your student has their black garment bag with their concert uniform at home. There are still some garment bags

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WEEKLY MESSAGE 11/12/17

Parents- If there was any doubt which band has the most dedicated parents before this past marching season, I can tell you that there is no doubt now!  The last 3 weeks of marching season were particularly busy with 8

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Weekly Message 11/5/17

Happy November and end of Marching Season A big THANK YOU to everyone for all their hard work this season.  Our awesome band parents put in THOUSANDS of hours between July and November:  band camp, football games, competitions, serving dinners,

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Weekly Message 10/29/17

SPRING TRIP PAYMENT REMINDER:  The 3rd deposit payment of $250 is due on Nov 10th.  Payments can be dropped in the red box in the band room. Checks should be made payable to GHBPA. Please write student’s name on the memo line. If

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10/25/17 Mid-Week Messge

Spring Trip Spring Trip information has been updated on the band website. Chaperone selection is based on volunteer hours.   The trip is earlier this year therefore, the cut off for volunteer hours is October 31, 2017.  Chaperone requests will begin

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Weekly Message 10/22/17

CONGRATULATIONS! Congratulations to the Grafton High School Marching Band for their performance at the Lee-Davis Tournament of Champions in Richmond, Va. on Oct. 21.  There were 27 bands that competed in the various classes throughout the day.  The band won

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Weekly Message 10/15/17

Schedules The next two weeks are jam-packed with performances.  This week we have Yorktown Day on Thursday, a Friday night football game vs Tabb, and the NASA 100th Anniversary Celebration followed by a Competition in Mechanicsville on Saturday.  Students are

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Weekly Message 10/8/17

Parents: We are still looking for volunteers to chaperone the marching band.  There are many more performances scheduled for this season which means many more opportunities to help out and chaperone!  Simply fill out the on-line volunteer form which can

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Practice schedule this week Oct. 2-6 2017

Friday, Oct 6 2017   Tuesday           2:30-4:30 (Individual make up pictures, Group and section pictures followed by rehearsal) Wednesday     2:30-4:30 Thursday         Band – NO PRACTICE Battery- regular practice Guard – Please see the message sent from Mrs. Forsgren    

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Weekly Message 10/1/17

Parents and students- Thank you for all of the great support for the GHBPA on Friday and Saturday night.  Both nights went very smoothly and the amount of hours that parents volunteered this weekend was incredible.  We are truly appreciative of you

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