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

Important Dates

May 28 Ride of the Patriots parade, 7:30am (report time 5:30am)
May 30 Marching Band Percussion Clinic #1, 3:30-5:30pm
June 1 Marching Band Percussion Clinic #2, 3:30-5:30pm
June 1 Annual Awards Banquet, 6-9:00pm, FHS cafeteria RSVP here! (click here to volunteer!)
June 6 Marching Band Percussion Audition #1, 3:30-5:30pm
June 8 Marching Band Percussion Audition #2, 3:30-5:30pm
June 9 Band Picnic, 3:00pm
June 12 Graduation rehearsal (SB/WE), 3:15-4:15pm
June 15 Graduation, 12:00pm
June 16 Concert Review due (for WE and SB underclassmen)


Volunteers needed for Memorial Day Weekend!!

Patriot Harley Davidson will be hosting the 18th Annual Ride of the Patriots® event throughout Memorial Day Weekend. They have invited FHS Band to take part in this event - both as a fundraising opportunity for the band (May 26-27) and as participants in the Memorial Day Parade/Ceremony (May 28). Many Band Parent and Student volunteers will be needed Friday, May 26 and Saturday, May 27 to staff the coffee, snow cone, popcorn, and water booths. Parent parade walkers will also be needed to assist the Marching Rebels during the parade on SUNDAY, May 28. Please sign up here to volunteer!

Marching Band Interest Meeting Information, May 18

Summer 2017 Practice Schedule

July 31 - August 1: Leadership Camp
August 2-4: Rookie Camp (all new FHS MB members)
August 7-11: FHS Home Camp
August 14-18: FHS Home Camp
August 21-24: Orkney Away Camp
August 28: First Day of School
August 29: After School Practice Begins

FHS Band Program Brochure


Concert Review and Student Service Hours

There as a concert opportunity in May for you to attend for your SB or WE concert review or to earn service hours for NHS, Tri-M. Go for the twofer and earn service hours while also reviewing the concert!

  • Northern Virginia Youth Winds, Woodson High School
    Sunday, May 21, 2 pm, (2-4 volunteers, 3 hours)

Please see the Google sign-up sheet for the concert schedule and volunteer shifts –concerts are organized by ensemble.

Charms

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

Contacts

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

Mr. D. Kyle Harrington, Assistant Director
DKHarrington@fcps.edu

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

See full list

Social Media

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


Volunteers and donations needed!!

FHS Band Wish List! The Band Boosters are looking for a few Donations of “Often Needed” items to help the Board and its volunteers to better serve the band program!. Click on the SignUp Genius list and sign up to donate items that will support a host of band activities and events to benefit the band.

For updates or additions to the Band Calendar, please contact Ayla Wells (FHSBandsCommunications@gmail.com) Communications Chairperson.
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