Calendar


September
Rehearsals
Mondays 3:15-4:45 (no rehearsal on 9/5, Labor Day)
Tuesdays 6:00-8:00 (including the first day of school)
Thursdays 4:00-6:00
Fridays of home games 4:00-5:30


Events
Friday 9/23 Home Game, 7pm start - Lee
Saturday 9/24 Competition C.D. Hylton High School, Woodbridge, VA
Times updated on 9/20/16
     2:15 - Rehearsal
     3:30 - Load Equipment Truck/Check-out uniforms
     4:15 - Load school buses
     4:30 - Depart Stuart
     5:30 - Arrive at Hylton HS
     6:30 - Warm-up 
     7:15 - Perform
     7:40 - Put instruments away/change out of uniform
     9:40 - Awards
   10:15 - Depart Hylton HS
   11:00 - Arrive at Stuart, Unload equipment and instruments
   11:15 - Dismiss

October
Rehearsals
Mondays 3:30-4:45
Tuesdays 6:00-8:00
Thursdays 4:00-6:00
Fridays of home games 4:00-5:30

Events
Thursday 10/6 Home Game, 7pm start - TJ
Saturday 10/15 Competition TBA
Friday 10/21 Homecoming Parade 3:30, Home Game – Potomac Falls
Wednesday 10/26 - Symphonic and Wind Ensemble Concert 7:00pm
Saturday 10/29 State Marching Assessment/Competition
Sunday 10/30 Sleepy Hollow/Lake Barcroft Halloween Parades, 11:30 Start

November
Rehearsals
Friday 11/4, 4:00-5:30

Events
Friday 11/4 Home Game, 7pm - Falls Church

December
Wednesday 12/7 Concert - All bands 5:45 report, 7pm start
Saturday 12/10 District Band Auditions at West Potomac HS, Mandatory for Wind Ensemble as part of the second quarter project

January
Friday 1/13 Wind Ensemble/Symphonic Band Rehearsal Clinic 3:30-6:30
Saturday 1/14 Wind Enemble/Symphonic Band Rhearsal Clinic 8:30-1:00
Wednesday 1/18 District Jazz Auditions at Hammond Middle School, Alexandria, VA
Thursday 1/26-1/28 District Jazz Event at Episcopal HS 
         Thursday 6:00-9:00
         Friday 8:00-4:30
         Saturday noon-6pm

February 
Thursday 2/2-Friday 2/4, District Band at Hayfield Secondary for students who audition and make the ensemble
        Thursday 6:45-9:00pm
        Friday 8:00-4:30
        Saturday 8:00-4:30
Wednesday 2/22 Concert - All bands 5:45 report, 7pm start
Saturday 2/25 All-State Auditions at JMU for students who qualify

March
Friday 3/3 Symphoinic Band state assessment performance in the evening
Saturday 3/4 Wind Ensemble state assessment performance late morning to early evening
Wednesday 3/8 Wind Ensemble Departs for Indianapolis/National Concert Band Festival
Sunday 3/12 Wind Ensemble returns from Indianapolis in the morning

April
Thursday 4/6-4/8 All-State Band at JMU for those who audition and make the ensemble
Tuesday 4/18 Spring Trip Meeting 7pm
Wednesday 4/19 Departure for Spring Trip 9pm
Sunday 4/23 Arrive at Stuart from Spring Trip early morning

May 
Wednesday 5/31 Concert - All bands 5:45 report, 7pm start

June
TBD - Graduation Performance - Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band