Thomas Jefferson High School Marching Band

Welcome to our TJ Band Patron Website

"A band is not proud because it performs well; it performs well because it is proud." - George Parks

NOTICE: This website is not compatible with school email accounts ending in students.wjhsd.net. In order to access you will need to log out of your student account and log in using a personal account.

Thank you!

Mark Your Calendars!

  • Halftime Show - Best Band in the Land! - TJ Football Game

    • Friday, September 24th - Away - Belle Vernon High School - Call time - 4:45 pm

  • Band Festival

    • Saturday, September 25th - Carlynton Festival of Bands - Call time - TBA

Planning on coming on your own to see us at the Carlynton Festival of Bands? You can find additional details here!

  • Hoagie Order Pickup - Location - TBA

    • Thursday, September 30th - Immediately Following Band Practice

    • Location for pick up - Student Center / Cafeteria

    • Please email Jason if you can help with distribution that day!

      • Jason Haskins @ jasonhaskins99@icloud.com

  • TJ Annual Band Festival - 18th Annual Fall Festival of Bands!

    • Saturday, October 2nd - TJHS Stadium

  • Pepperoni Sale Begins!

    • Monday, October 4th

Starting today - WE ARE PLEASED TO PRESENT AN EXCITING NEW FUNDRISER


Digital Savings Membership®

Savings Are With You Wherever You Go!

Do you like to save money AND make money for your Students GSA Account?

Of COURSE you do!


Click here for additional information on our Fundraiser Page


Questions? Please contact - Entertainment App Coordinator

Amy Maksin - amymaksin@gmail.com - 412-889-2732


While the window to get an ad in our Fall Festival of Bands Program is closed.

We are still accepting Corporate Sponsorships!

There are MANY benefits of being a Corporate Sponsor!

Businesses’ forms and payment need to be received no later than Friday, October 8.


Click here for information on our - Corporate Sponsorship Campaign!

*** Remember - Students & families who personally secure a business will receive a portion of the donation money to go towards their individual fundraising account.

Check it out today!

We need your generous donations to make our baskets the BEST baskets of any Band Festival in the Tri- State Area!

PLEASE HAVE ALL DONATIONS IN BY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2021.

Questions? Email Cherise at cherisesandrock@gmail.com

Hey fellow Amazon shoppers!!

Did you know that when you shop using AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate a half-percent of each purchase to a charity of your choice?

NOW you can choose US as your charity and your Amazon purchases will directly benefit the TJ Band Patrons in donation money! AmazonSmile is a simple way for you to support us every time you shop, at no cost to you!

Here’s how to get started:


1. Click the link below to select us. You can use your existing Amazon credentials. If you don’t have an account, you can create a new one.


2. Start shopping. After you’ve chosen us as your charity - your shopping experience will be the same as it is on the Amazon website. Remember, purchases on the main Amazon.com site do not support us so please bookmark smile.Amazon.com for the future.

3. Spread the word. Once you’ve checked out, Amazon makes it easy to spread the news to your friends through Facebook and Twitter. Please be sure to let everyone know you've supported TJ Band Patrons.


One Call Alerts - Notification System

Communication is vital to the success of our band. We currently use the One Call system which will alert you to important notifications and information such as Call Times, must read emails and more!

To be added to our One Call Alert System - Please text the word "ALERT" to 22300.

GALIFFA’S GOURMET SUBS & PIZZA SALE

STARTS TODAY THROUGH FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

Click here for Customer Sales Order Form

Click here for Final Tally Sheet & Item Description Sheet

PICK UP ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 30 at 4 pm

IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING BAND PRACTICE

Pick up location - Student Center / Cafeteria

Please email Jason if you are able to help with distribution that day!


Students make $2.00 per item sold for their GSA account

Contact Jason Haskins @ 412-420-7069 or jasonhaskins99@icloud.com

Galiffa's Website - http://www.galiffa.com/

BAND CAMP WAS A

HUGE SUCCESS!

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO REALLY MADE IT SPECIAL FOR OUR KIDS.


A very special thanks to Christa Gaugler and Toni Aceto for the most exciting and delicious Band Camp Lunches we have ever had!


2021 - 2022

TJ Marching Band Performances & Football Schedule:

Are NOW Available Here!

We love our PARENTS & all your support!

Please say you will Volunteer with us! We really need you!

The absolute best bands have the absolute best parent volunteers! Our goal is to involve every family in some manner. The more you invest, the more you will appreciate what outstanding work your children put into band and you also get to be part of the fun! There are almost infinite ways you can help!

Below you will find the three main categories of Volunteer Opportunities.

In each section you will see a more detailed list of which Committees exists so you can see where you can lend your time and talents.

Please let a board member know if you have any questions or would like to volunteer for a Committee Lead Position or volunteer to work within one of the Committees. Thank you so much!

Help run programs or coordinate the general needs of our Band Patrons. The position might run either throughout the year or just a onetime event.


Help run one fundraiser. Very often they last only a few weeks with your work coming at the beginning and the end.


This is our LARGEST fundraiser of the year! We need LOTS and LOTS of hands and talent to make this successful. We encourage you to invited family and friends to volunteer on this event and on this day!

Current Fundraisers

For the current fundraisers see the Fundraisers page.

Important Reminders

Band Assessment Fee - $75 is due by August 31st.

If you have funds in your goal setting account (GSA) and your assessment is not paid by September 1st, the assessment fee will automatically be deducted from your GSA.

Any assessment fees not paid as of September 1st will have a $10 per month late fee added until fully paid.

Please place in an envelope in the band room in the box marked Assessment fee.


Band Patron Membership - $5 per membership is due by November 1st.

If you have not signed up by that date, the fee is raised to $10.00 per person.

Please place in an envelope in the band room in the box marked Membership.

Our 2021 / 2022 Band T-Shirt!

2020-2021 Pictures Online

See the pictures: 2020-2021 Pictures

2019-2020 Highlight Video

Click Here for Video

Senior Recognition 2019-2020 Slideshow

Check it out: Band Senior Recognition 2019-2020

Virtual Band Banquet Program 2019-2020

Band Banquet Program