Edison Assessment Itinerary For February 28, 2014

Edison Assessment Itinerary

Concert Band
12:00pm – Report to band room
12:30pm – Equipment check
*Percussion- Gather Hammers and all Mallets Including Bass Drum Mallet, Finger Cymbals, Crash Cymbals, Bell Set w/ Stand)
(Check for Folders, Music, Instruments, Extra Reeds)
Cases are Allowed on Bus
12:45pm – Depart for JEB Stuart
1:05pm – Arrive at JEB Stuart
2:40pm – Warm-up
3:20pm – Move to stage
3:30pm – Stage Performance
4:10pm – Sight Reading
4:40pm – Depart for Edison High (Percussion and Melanie P. Stay Behind)
5:00pm – Arrive at Edison High

Symphonic Band
4:00pm – Report to Band Room (Dress in Concert Black)
4:30pm – Equipment Check
(Check for Folders, Music, Instruments, Extra Reeds)
Cases are Allowed on Bus
5:00pm – Depart for Symphonic Band
5:35pm – Arrive at JEB Stuart
6:00pm – Warm-up
6:40pm – Move to Stage
6:50pm – Stage Performance
7:30pm – Sight Reading
8:00pm – Depart for Edison
8:20pm – Arrive at Edison

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Citrus & Cheesecake Fundraiser

The 2013 Edison Bands & Guard Citrus & Cheesecake Fundraiser has officially begun. All students should have received their sales package.

Sale orders MUST BE turned in by November 8, 2013. On-line orders will be accepted through November 10, 2013. The orders will arrive in mid-December just in time for the Holiday Season! Fruits are picked and shipped the same day from Florida and we have over six flavors of cheesecakes (in 1 lb & 2 lbs selections) available to order. We have worked with the vendors in the past and the quality of the goods have been excellent. This is a great opportunity to sell quality products to family/friends/co-workers/neighbors, etc.

An important change to note for this year, because of new IRS rules, is that all proceeds will go to the EBPO account and not to your child’s individual band account. Remember, the Band still benefits from the fundraiser!

There will be prizes awarded to the Top 3 Sellers!

Online orders are available for out of town families & friends where they can order and have deliveries sent directly. https://www.floridaindianrivergroves.com/orderFundraising_pre11.asp?OrgId=973189&PreID=’yes’

Download Citrus and Cheesecake Sale Flyer [PDF]
Download Citrus and Cheesecake Sale Information Sheet [MSWord]
Download Student Order Form [Excel]

Please contact me at danhenry97@gmail.com or (703)719-7756 if you have any questions.

Thank you very much for your support!!!

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Spirit Night, Thursday, October 24, 2013 at Uno Chicago Grill

Just another friendly reminder that the next Edison Band Parent’s Organization (EBPO) Spirit Night is Thursday, October 24 at Uno Chicago Grill in Kingstowne.  In case you’re wondering what a Spirit Night is, it’s a fundraiser supporting the Edison Band programs during which a local restaurant offers to donate a percentage of an evening’s revenue to the EBPO.  So give your kitchen a rest and support your child’s band activities by printing the attached flyer and enjoying an evening out at Uno.

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Spiritwear Orders Now Being Taken – Orders due October 3

On Thursday, Sept 26, order forms for 2013-14 band spiritwear were given to the students.

Download Order Form [PDF]

This year, we have added a 3/4-sleeve baseball tee, a pull-over hoodie, and sweatpants. In addition, there is a new style of hooded jacket, and the polo will be made of a wicking material. For band students only we are also offering a light-weight track style jacket.

If you wish to order any items, please fill out the order form, attach a check made payable to EBPO, place the order form and check into an envelope and place it in the black box in the band room. ORDERS ARE DUE OCTOBER 3! Make sure you designate your size, color choice where applicable, and include any personalization information as needed. Payment must accompany your order.

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