Fruit Sale Forms

In case they didn’t make it home, follow this link for printable fruit sale order forms. Remember, orders and money are due to Mr. McHenry by next Friday, November 16th!

Winter Concert

Our annual Winter Concert will be held in the HMS gym on December 6. Dress for the concert is white collared shirt, black pants/skirt and the darkest shoes you have. The concert will begin at 6:30 and we will be sharing this concert with our HMS Orchestra. Please come out and support the arts!

Uniform Fund

Family Sponsor Letter.pdf   

Corporate Sponsor letter.pdf

The Hixson Band is now accepting donations for new uniforms. Our current uniforms are 16 years old. Please donate what you can to support our program. Above is a link to the formal request for donations. It’s easy to donate, just send a check or click the PayPal link on this page. If you can help us with a corporate sponsor please click the Corporate Sponsor Letter link for the corporate donor letter.

Updated information on Peach State marching contest

*note report time has changed – all other times are the same as before

Hixson HS Band

Itinerary for Saturday, October 27, 2018; Peach State Marching Competition

 

9:30 AM               Report to the band room, short rehearsal

11:30 AM            Load truck, board buses

12:00 PM             Leave HHS

1:30 PM               Arrive at Barron Stadium, unload and change into uniform

3:05  PM              Warm up

4:00 PM               Perform

9:30 PM               Awards Ceremony

10:30 PM             Load Buses, leave Rome

12:00 AM            Arrive at Hixson HS, unload & clean up, dismiss

 

  • The address for Barron Stadium is 300 W 3rd St Rome, GA 30165. Note: the contest is sponsored by Rome HS but is not on their campus!
  • Students should bring money for the concession stand after we perform.
  • Tickets for spectators are $8, programs are $5
  • You can get updates from the band via text message. Text @hixsonband to 81010 to sign up.

Information on Peach State marching festival this Saturday

Hixson HS Band

Itinerary for Saturday, October 27, 2018; Peach State Marching Competition

 

11:00 AM            Report to the band room, load truck, board buses

12:00 PM             Leave HHS

1:30 PM               Arrive at Barron Stadium, unload and change into uniform

3:05  PM              Warm up

4:00 PM               Perform

9:30 PM               Awards Ceremony

10:30 PM             Load Buses, leave Rome

12:00 AM            Arrive at Hixson HS, unload & clean up, dismiss

 

  • The address for Barron Stadium is 300 W 3rd St Rome, GA 30165. Note: the contest is sponsored by Rome HS but is not on their campus!
  • Students should bring money for the concession stand after we perform.
  • Tickets for spectators are $8, programs are $5
  • You can get updates from the band via text message. Text @hixsonband to 81010 to sign up.

ETSBOA Junior Clinic

The deadline to register for ETSBOA Junior Clinic tryouts is this Friday, October 19th. The tryout fee is $10 and is due to Mr. McHenry by Friday. Junior Clinic is open to all 9th grade woodwind, brass, and percussionists. Tryouts are November 17th at McMinn County HS and the clinic itself is December 7-8 at Cleveland MS.

Information on Volunteer Classic Marching Contest

Hixson HS Band

Itinerary for Saturday, October 20, 2018; Volunteer Classic Marching Competition

 

10:30 AM            Report to the band room, load truck, board buses

11:15 AM            Leave HHS

1:30 PM               Arrive at Heritage HS, unload and change into uniform

2:50  PM              Warm up

3:30 PM               Perform

8:20 PM               Awards Ceremony

9:15 PM               Load Buses, leave BCHS

11:30 PM             Arrive at Hixson HS, unload & clean up, dismiss

 

  • The address for Heritage HS is 3741 East Lamar Alexander Parkway Maryville TN 37804
  • Students should bring money for the concession stand after we perform.
  • Tickets for spectators are $7, or $10 for admission and a program
  • You can get updates from the band via text message. Text @hixsonband to 81010 to sign up.

Information on the Howard game October 12

We will be taking a pep band to the Howard game this Friday (woodwinds brass  and percussion only).  Band members who are out of town are excused. See below for itinerary:

5:30 PM – report to the band room

6:00 PM – board the bus, leave for Howard HS

7:30 PM – kickoff

10:00 PM – return to HHS

10:45 PM – arrive at HHS, clean up and dismiss

The band will be in regular uniforms for this performance

Since we will not perform at halftime and only take one bus, this trip will not include color guard and majorettes. Watch for them at the next home game on October 19th!