Costa Mesa H.S. / M.S. Instrumental Music
The Costa Mesa High School Instrumental Music Department is made up of Beginning Band, Intermediate Band, Advanced Band, Marching Band, Color Guard, Jazz Band, Drum Line and Small Ensemble student groups ranging from 7th to 12th grade. The goal of the program is to provide a quality program for each level that uses the state music education standards and performing opportunities to enhance each student's experience.
CMHS Band events
This Week in Marching Band.....
THURSDAY, Sept. 4th: 0 Period Marching Band practice begins @ 6:45am
Be sure to wear appropriate shoes / Clothes (color guard) for practice on the field.
Because we currently don’t have anywhere to store shoes brought specifically for band practices,
I suggest keeping them in a plastic bag in your regular school locker.
FRIDAY, Sept. 5th: HOME FOOTBALL GAME vs. Santiago H.S
(meet @ 5pm in black box theater)
You MUST have your signed forms turned in, if you haven’t already.
We will take the bus to Jim Scott Stadium.
Return time – approximately 9:30pm
PLEASE HAVE RIDES READY !
We will be wearing uniforms for the band:
White t-shirt, black socks
We will be wearing the green sparkle shirts
& black pants w/jazz shoes for the color guard.
(bring a jacket for after the performance)
BOX TOP FUNDRAISER for all CMHS Band & Color Guard Members!
We are continuing the Box Top Fundraiser and are asking everyone to bring in their box tops and deposit them in the Box Top Box in the front of Mrs. Gilboe's office in the band room. What an easy fundraiser for the band to earn money! Thanks to Mrs. Collier for running it. Now Everyone BRING IN YOUR BOX TOPS !!!!
PARENTS/ VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
How Can I Help ??? CONTRIBUTIONS !!!
The CMHS/MS Band Program cannot exist without parent contributions. Here are some of the ways in which YOU can contribute:
1. Donate money to the program. (ex. an instrument averages over $300 per instrument)
2. Donate your talents. (ex. welder, seamstress, business connections, fundraising ideas, etc.)
3. Help at events. (ex. chaperone an event, take donations at concerts, help with concessions, work tournaments)
4. Support your student! (ex. come to the concerts/events and support your students and the program)