Fairfax High School: An 8-Year Virginia Honor Band: 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016!

Important Dates:

Please refer to the Marching Rebels “Notebook” for the complete calendar.

November 28: Winter Drumline auditions, 6-9 p.m.

November 30: Winter Drumline first practice 6-8 p.m., Parent meeting 8-9 p.m.

December 3: Bake Sale

December 5: Band Booster Meeting, 7 p.m.

December 7: Winter Concert, 7 p.m.

December 11-13: Spring woodwind/brass/percussion auditions (all-district music)

December 16: Bake Sale

January 6: All District Band auditions at Robinson

January 16: Restaurant Night Fundraiser at Chipotle


FHS Band Program Brochure 


Announcements/Reminders:

ATTENTION BAND… FHS INDOOR DRUMLINE IS HERE!

We will be holding auditions for Winter Indoor

Drumline on Tuesday, November 28 from 6-9 p.m.

All interested band students are welcome to attend and

tryout for the line!!

The Drumline roster will then be posted on November 29.

Any questions, please do not hesitate to contact, Richard

and Stacey Cash (rcash0@yahoo.com), Drumline Parents

Dates:

1st Practice - November 30 - 6-8 p.m.

Parent Meeting - November 30 - 8-9 p.m.

Concert Review Due! All bands have a concert review due by the end of the

2nd quarter! There are several opportunities to view concerts in December. It is

difficult to find a concert in January, so don’t wait until the last minute! Please

CLICK HERE. You can sign up to get service hours (if needed) and view the

concert at the same time! Otherwise, you can just attend for your assignment.

MONEY: Fairfax Band Boosters has been approved to participate in the Combined

Federal Campaign this year.  If you would like to donate through this program,

we are listed in the CFC charity list as #37192.

Lost and Found:  PLEASE check lost and found this week! All items will be

donated to charity in early December!

Bake Sale: The band boosters run a bake sale at the concerts on December 3 and

16. The concert goers love our sweet treats and contribute generously to our

donation bucket. Please see this link to volunteer or donate baked goods. We are

also looking for a band parent who will consider organizing the bake sales next

school year. A few concert bake sales raise over $1,000 each year for the band

All District Band: Auditions are January 6 at Robinson. The rehearsal and

concert is February 1-3.

Save the Date: Tuesday, January 16, 2018 – Chipotle Restaurant night

CHECK OUT OUR AWESOME DRUM MAJOR! Many congratulations to Sara

Young for being chosen for the All-American Army Band.  She was featured in

the Fairfax Connection. CLICK HERE to read the article!

Jazz Band Practices:

Monday nights: J2 Rehearsal from 6-8pm

Tuesday nights: Big Band Rehearsal from 6:30-8:30pm

FHS WINTER GUARD:

Practices will start after Thanksgiving

Please contact Stacey Ragan at msragan04@gmail.com with any questions.

Pay Fees:

Log in to MySchoolBucks: MySchoolBucks.com

Click on SCHOOL STORE
Click on BROWSE ALL ITEMS
Look for the icon for the following three fees:

  • FHS MARCHING BAND PRE-SEASON
  • FHS MARCHING BAND
  • FHS CONCERT BAND (INCLUDES PERCUSSION)

Charms:

Charms Login: www.charmsoffice.com/charms/plogin.asp
School code: FCPSFairfaxHSBand

MySchoolBucks: MySchoolBucks.com

Contacts

Dr. Jeff Lehman, Director of Bands
JLehman@fcps.edu

Ms. Jamiee Nygaard, Band Booster President
fhsbandspresident@gmail.com

See full list

Social Media

Facebook: @Fairfax HS Band
Instagram: @fairfaxhsbands
Twitter: @FairfaxHSBands

For updates or additions to the Band Calendar, please contact Ayla Wells (FHSBandsCommunications@gmail.com) Communications Chairperson.
PLEASE SUPPORT FAIRFAX HIGH SCHOOL BANDS!
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