February Newsletter

MATTRESS PALOOZA was a BIG success! They told us that we sold double what we sold last year. That was because you guys helped get the word out! Way to go!  I want to say a special thank you to Lee Silverberg and all her hard work on this fundraiser! Great job Lee!  And another big thank you to all the students and adults who came out and volunteered on SaturdayIf you did not get a service hour form signed and need one, please contact me at 469-441-5468.

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LHHS/LHABC are the hosts for the RISD Chamber Music Festival on Saturday, February 24th from 7AM -5PM.  All RISD band kids from 7th -12th grade will be rolling through LHHS on the 24th (approximately 3000 kids).  WE NEED YOUR HELP! Here is how you can help…

1.    Sign up to help set up/work Concessions on Friday & Saturday here (adult volunteers only)… www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E0F44AEAA2D6-2018

2.    Make sure your student signs up with the directors to help Friday after school and Saturday in between their performances.

3.    Sign up to bring drinks, snacks, supplies to help offset concession costs… www.SignUpGenius.com/go/30E0F44AEAA2D6-chamber

4.    Let Jennifer know if you want to help pick up food for breakfast and/or lunch items the day of.

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Valentine’s Day Sweet Treat for students on Wednesday, Feb. 14th at 8:30AM in the band hall!  Don’t miss out on a yummy treat to start your day off! This is a special treat for all the hard work that you guys have done in fundraising this year! So proud of our Wildcat Band students!

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Next Spring Corpus Trip Payment of $125.00 is due by Friday, Feb. 16th Be sure to mark your envelope with your student’s name and that it is for Corpus or Spring Trip. Mark the memo line on the check as well. If you are having any trouble getting this payment in by the 16th, please talk to Mr. Chavis to work out a plan (levi.chavis@risd.org).

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Be sure to mark your calendars for the Band Banquet which will be on May 11th at 6PM.  More details will come as we get closer!

Here are other February events to also mark on your calendars…

2/9 FMJH Play-a-thon
2/10 WGI Regional in Coppell

(Winter Guard)

2/14 at 8:30AM Sweet Valentine’s Treat for band students
2/15 @ 6PM Corporate Sponsorship Meeting for all band families!

NEED 1 adult per family please

2/16 Chamber Music Festival Drink & Supplies due today – deliver to Chaperone Room
2/16 2ND TRIP PAYMENT DUE TODAY $125

Put in envelope with Spring Trip and Student’s name and deposit in safe

2/19 NO SCHOOL TODAY
2/23 NTCA Chisolm Trail (Winter Guard)
2/23 at 4:30PM Chamber Music Festival Set Up

Meet in Chaperone Room & move stuff to Cafeteria

2/24 7AM to 5PM Chamber Music Festival

February Spirit Night location and date to come…