UTICA HIGH BANDS
A TRADITION OF EXCELLENCE
--- 2023-24 Band Kickoff ---
Wednesday May 3, 2023, 7pm - Utica Auditorium
For ALL Band Parents and Students, New AND Returning, Junior High AND High School
Mr. Bays and the Booster Board will be discussing and answering questions about the 2023-24 school year, including:
Who can join?
Mini Camp: 7/24-7/28 @ UHS
Away Camp: 7/30-8/4 @ CMU
Season Overview (games/parades/performances/rehearsals/summer activities)
Colorguard & Drumline
Utica High School Instrumental Music Program Overview
Anticipated course offerings
Making band work in your schedule for 9th - 12th grades
Anticipated Performances / Festivals
Parent Involvement / Band Boosters
March 24, Friday MSBOA STATE JAZZ FESTIVAL, Eisenhower High School - Click here for itinerary
April 12, Wednesday PARENT BOOSTER MEETING AND ELECTIONS
April 19, Wednesday TRI-M MUSIC HONOR SOCIETY DOCUMENTATION DUE FOR 2022-23 YEAR (orange box)
May 3, Monday **2023-24 MARCHING AND BAND KICKOFF MEETING** For all NEW and RETURNING band parents and students
May (TBD) SECTION LEADER AUDITIONS
May 11, Thursday SENIOR BAND BANQUET - Cherry Creek **DATE CHANGED**
May 19, Friday BAND PLAYS OPENING DAY AT JIMMY JOHNS
May 23, Tuesday SPRING CONCERT
MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION and Forms
New Fundraising Opportunity "RXFUNDRAISING" through Rite Aid. Register here.
School Band and Orchestra Winter 2023 News & Notes Newsletter
Tri-M Music Honor Society (Open to all band members)
VOLUNTEER BACKGROUND CHECK FORM
Nashville Trip Information
Please Click This Link to access trip information and register for the trip.
IMPORTANT - TEXT NOTIFICATIONS
Parents AND Students
Join the band's "Remind" text notifications for the latest updates on 2022-2023 Marching Band Activities.
(Note: Calendar is ALWAYS flexible.) You can join via text message or download the "Remind" app from your app store.
*Marching Band Students*
Text @UHSMB2022 to 81010
*Parents Last names A-M - Text @bands22 to 81010
*Parents Last names N-Z - Text @bands-22 to 81010
Show your support for the band.
Order band wear, jackets, decals, blankets, mugs, ornaments, and more. Click here!