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High School All Region Tryouts at Mabank on Monday Dec 3rd

All Region students will head to the band hall after 6th period and load the trailer and bus.

Bring money for concession stand money. School dress code is in effect.

Auditions will be at Mabank High School and will last from 3:30 to 10ish/11ish.

Your parents may check you out after your audition is complete if you wish. Parents must check out their student through Mr. Christy for visual confirmation and text for digital record. Otherwise, students will remain with us until all members have auditioned.

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Playoff Game #2 Friday Nov 23rd

Hey we go! The next round of Playoffs is this week. Here are the details we know

Friday Nov. 23rd.

We are playing Atlanta ISD. We are the “Home” team.

Tyler Rose Stadium. 609 Fair Park Dr, Tyler, TX 75702

Make sure you have your band shirt (or playoff shirt if you have one), band shorts, black socks…just like any other game.

8:00am Band Hall open. Get dressed out in bibbers quickly.

8:30am Short warm up before send off.

9:00am Send off for the team…load trailer immediately after send off is over.

9:30amish Load buses and depart.

11:00amish Arrive in Tyler and eat lunch.

11:30am unload and get ready for game.

12:30pm Game starts

2:00pmish Halftime performance: Either on our own playing stand tunes to both side or combine with Atlanta-plans are yet to be determined.

4:00pmish Game ends. Pack up and head home.

5:30pmish Arrive back in Kemp, unload and go home.

We will post updates on Remind.

 

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Playoff Game number 1 in Royse City

The first playoff game will be this Thursday at Royse City High School at 7:00pm.

700 FM 2642, Royse TX 75189

Students will need their band shorts, black socks and can wear either their band shirt or a playoff shirt if they bought one.

Wear thermals…IT’S GOING TO BE COLD. Gloves, beanies, coats…bring them…wear them.

Band hall will be open after school. Call time is 4:30pm to dress out in uniform (not wearing our band hats) and load the trailer. We’ll depart round 5:15pm.

Bring your 5 dollars for meal deal.

Should be home before midnight…updates will be posted on remind text service.

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Veteran’s Day Parade on Saturday, Malakoff FBG on Friday.

Saturday Nov. 10th. Veteran’s Day Parade.

ALL students are able to march this parade in honor of our Veterans and their service to our country.

Doors will open at 9:30am. We will load and depart for 7 Points.

Parade will start at 11:00am through 7 Points and end up at the VFW.

The VFW will provide lunch and a program.

We should be back in Kemp around 2:00pm

 

Friday Nov. 9th. Malakoff Game

3:40pm Doors will be open for individual/group practices.

5:00pm Load and dress out in full uniform

7:30pm Game starts

8:30pmish Halftime

Game end time depends on game play. Please check remind for updates on return time.

This is for the District Championship. Go Jackets!

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THURSDAY football game HERE vs. A+Academy-7:00pm

Thursday’s Game is here in Kemp at 7:00P.M.

Band Hall will be open after school for individual/section practice.

Band shirt, band shorts and black socks

ELIGIBLE Students need to be dressed out in uniform ready to go before 5:30pm

5:30pm We will start practice

Game starts at 7:0pm

Bring your meal deal money

NO SCHOOL ON FRIDAY FOR STUDENTS….(not fair, teachers still have to be there…)

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UIL Marching Contest Monday Oct. 29th

UIL REGION MARCHING CONTEST

October 29, 2018

Mesquite Memorial Stadium

Itinerary

6:30a.m.              Colorguard meets

11:30a.m.            All will eat during “A” lunch. Report to the Band Hall after “A” lunch wearing your band shirt, band shorts and black socks. Load trailer and put on Uniform Bibbers (no coats yet)

1:00p.m.              Depart for Mesquite

2:00p.m.              Unload instruments put on hats and coats

2:40p.m.              Move toward South Warm Up Area

2:55p.m.              Warm Up

3:25p.m.              Move toward Stadium entrance to perform

3:45p.m.              Perform

4:15p.m.              Load trailer – hang up entire uniform

5:15p.m.              Announcement of Scores

5:45p.m.              Load buses and head to Luby’s. Band Boosters are buying dinner.

THANK YOU BOOSTERS!!!!!!!!!!

3301 Gus Tomason, Mesquite TX 75150

(MUST WEAR YOUR BAND SHIRT AND SHORTS)

7:45p.m.ish         Depart Mesquite and head to Kemp

8:30p.m.ish         Arrive in Kemp to unload and hang uniforms

We will post updates on Remind

 

REGION 3 MARCHING CONTEST

TICKET/ADMISSION POLICIES

  1. ADMISSION PRICE IS $5.00 FOR AGE 6 & OVER; NO CHARGE FOR UNDER 6 YEARS.
  2. SPECTATORS WILL BE GIVEN A WRISTBAND TO WEAR WHICH WILL ALLOW RE-ENTRY INTO THE STADIUM IF THEY LEAVE AND PLAN TO RETURN DURING THE DAY.
  1. BAND DIRECTORS, SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS, SCHOOL BOARD MEMBERS, AND SCHOOL BUS DRIVERS MAY GET IN AT NO CHARGE.
  1. MEMBERS OF A COMPETING BAND WILL NOT BE CHARGED, BUT SHOULD BE IN UNIFORM (OFFICIAL BAND SHIRTS OKAY) OR ENTER THE STADIUM AS A GROUP WITH THEIR DIRECTOR.

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UIL Marching Contest Postponed until MONDAY Oct 29th.

Due to rain…again…UIL Marching Contest is postponed until Monday Oct 29th. Details to follow soon.

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Life Oak Cliff Friday Game

BRING YOUR MEAL DEAL MONEY! Make sure you have band shirtband shorts and black socks.

DON’T FORGET TO BRING YOUR MEAL DEAL MONEY!!!!!!!!!! Jason’s Deli…YUM!

FRIDAY ITINERARY
Friday Oct. 26 2018
KEMP at LIFE OAK CLIFF

3:41pm Report to HS Band Hall, Load Trailer
5:00pm Load Buses and Depart for Life Oak Cliff
(Be in Band Shirt, Band Shorts, Bibbers, Black Socks, Marching Shoes)
6:00pm Arrive in Oak Cliff, Unload Equipment
6:45pm Line up and enter Stadium for set up and warm up
7:15pm School Song and Fight Song
7:30pm Kick Off
8:30pmish Half Time
10:15pmish End of Game, Load Equipment
10:45pmish Depart for Kemp ISD
11:45pmish Arrive in Kemp, Unload Equipment, Go Home!

We will post adjusted times on Remind text service.

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Homecoming Week Events

All events and times listed below are subject to change. Please keep up to date on Remind and this post. RAIN CHANCES ARE POSSIBLE AT ALL EVENTS THIS WEEK. Please prepare accordingly. All Band Alumni need to report to Mr. Christy upon arrival for each event.

Thursday Oct. 18th

Students may stay after school for individual/sectional practice

6:30pm Rehearsal start. Wear a Kemp shirt of some kind and jeans. Bring a jacket/hoodie

“Dark Thirty”pm  “Bonfire” of sorts is planned to be at the gravel lot on the north side of the stadium. This usually lasts about an hour. BE PREPARED FOR RAIN.

 

Friday Oct. 19thHAVE YOUR BAND SHIRT, BAND SHORTS AND BLACK SOCKS

2:00pm Homecoming pep rally in the high school gym.

Students may stay after school for individual/sectional practice

***We will be fed pizza before the game*** Bring your meal money. THANK YOU BOOSTERS!

5:00pm Dressed in full uniform and ready to rehearse with Alumni Band.

6:00pm Pre Game activities. Will troop after. (Depending on rain)

7:00pmish Game start (Depending on rain)

8:00-8:30ish in the pmish…We will march our show and then halftime homecoming ceremonies will begin. (Depending on rain)

There is a homecoming street dance afterwards…could be downtown…depending on (you guessed it…) ….rain…

RAIN IS MOST LIKELY A FACTOR…WE ARE ON RAIN PROTOCAL AND WILL MOST LIKELY BE TAKING SHELTER IN THE BAND HALL. We will be watching the weather and will adjust as needed. Bring a jacket/hoodie.

 

Saturday Oct. 20thHAVE YOUR BAND SHIRT, BAND SHORTS AND BLACK SOCKS

Boosters are making sandwiches for you. THANK YOU BOOSTERS!

12:00pm Arrive to eat lunch and get dressed in full uniform. Rehearsal after dress out.

1:00pm Load trailer and buses

2:00pm Homecoming Parade through downtown.

3:00pmish Return to band hall, hang up uniforms, unload, clean the band hall and head out.

RAIN COULD BE A FACTOR…AGAIN…WE WILL POST ON REMIND…

 

By the way…next Monday is our re-scheduled marching clinic with Mr. Robbie Edwards as we get ready for…

UIL Marching contest on Wednesday Oct. 24th!

Let’s go Jackets!

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Friday’s Game vs. Eustace (8th Grade Band Night) and Mabank Contest Saturday October 13th

Friday’s Game is here in Kemp.

Band Hall will be open after school for individual/section practice.

Band shirt, band shorts and black socks

Students need to be dressed out in uniform ready to go before 5:30pm

5:30pm We will start practice with our 8th graders for 8th grade band night.

Game starts at 7:30pm

We are watching the weather closely. Any changes will be posted on remind.

We will feed meal deals to students that ordered them regardless of the rain situation.

 

SATURDAY’S CONTEST IN MABANK

Students need to eat breakfast BEFORE they arrive to the band hall.  Students need to bring money for concessions that day.

9:30am Doors open at the Band Hall (colorguard will arrive earlier at Miss Delgado’s request)

10:00am Practice on the field for a couple of run throughs.  Then pack up the trailer and head to Mabank.

1:00pm Warm-up

1:45pm performance

Announcements of rankings will be around 5:45-6:15pm

If we make the finals, we will perform again within the window of 7:00 to 9:15pm.  Final rankings would be around 9:45pm.  Students should be home around 10:30pm

If we don’t make finals, we’ll be home around 6:30pm.

Parents may attend. There is an admission fee.  After final performances, parents may check out their child through the directors.

RAIN PLANS FOR SATURDAY

As rain is again a major possibility so plans may change. If that is the case, we would still go and do an indoor performance. We will keep you posted via Remind.

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