Prosper Band News October 9, 2020

Sectional Schedule (10/12 - 10/16)

Monday - NO SCHOOL

Tuesday - WW, Brass & Percussion 4:45pm - 7:00pm @ PHS Band Slab; Color Guard 5:30pm - 7:30pm @ PHS Turf Field

Wednesday - No Rehearsal

Thursday - WW, Brass & Percussion 4:45pm - 7:00pm @ PHS Band Slab; Color Guard 5:30pm - 7:30pm @ PHS Turf Field

Friday - No Rehearsal

Spirit Nights on the Slab

We will be hosting our very own spirit nights this upcoming week during our rehearsals. We will be presenting awards to the most spirited and participatory sections for both nights!

Tuesday's Rehearsal - TWIN NIGHT!!!!! Dress up as twins with your person of choice.

Thursday's Rehearsal - FAVORITE BAND T-SHIRT. Are you a Aerosmith junky? Do you go gaga over Lady Gaga? Wear your favorite band's t-shirt to show your love for them! Disclaimer: school appropriateness of the t-shirt's content still applies.

Homecoming Parade Postponed & Football Game Cancelled

As announced earlier this week by the district, the Homecoming Parade has been postponed till November 18th. The football game originally scheduled for October 16th has been cancelled. If we hear of any updates concerning rescheduling of the football game, we will let you know ASAP.

Will we be rescheduling a performance since we will be missing the October 16th football game? YES!!! We are working out the details with the stadium managers and will let you know of the date. It will NOT be on the 16th. More details to come.......

National Merit Finalists

Congratulations to the Prosper Mighty Eagle Band Members that have been recently named as National Merit Scholars!!!!! Of the 19 TOTAL students from PHS, 5 of them are band members. That is over 26%!!!! That is AWESOME! You can find the District announcement here.

Congratulations to our Commended Students:

Joshua Hare

Johnathan Sicard

Skylar Spears

Christian Townsend

In addition, Prosper ISD had 6 students that were designated as National Merit Semi-Finalists, one of which was our very own Devon Corbridge. Congratulations Devon!!!!

Private Lessons

Are you in private lessons? You should be!

There is not a better way to raise your musicianship and musical ability than playing with one of our private lesson teachers. We have an OUTSTANDING private lesson staff that is ready to take your playing to the next level.

Private lessons are $22.50 per 30 minute lesson and can be held in-person or over video conferencing. Financial Aid is also available on a limited basis.

If you are interested, please contact a private lesson teacher directly. All contact information is available here.