Want to help?

  Practically everything the boosters do has some interaction with our band students.  Therefore, NISD requires us to have background checks which are a quick and easy process to fill out.  We are targeting 7/25 to have all background checks completed, so that we can hit the ground running with plenty of volunteers at the beginning of August. Even if you aren't sure how you might help the boosters and the band this year, fill out a background check now so that it's not a roadblock in the future.  More information and a link to the NISD background check is available at NISD Background Check 


TRB 2016-2017 - Let's get started!


TRB happenings……..


Senior Night! ‎‎....Courtesy CAHS student Angela Rogers)‎


Taft-Stevens Thursday Night Lights - televised clips

Weekly Schedule Email from Mrs. Stevenson



Last Week of School! - 5/31/16 -- 6/2/16

We finally made it to the last week of school! Best wishes to the senior class of 2016 as they embark on the new journey of college and the work force!  Enjoy!  For all else we are wrapping up the week of finals/auditions just before mini-camp and jazz camp. Congratulations of finishing the year.  For all, 9th graders to seniors, take time to look back on the growth and success of this school year, how much you have improved as a person and musician and thank you for a good year.  Parents, thank you for all of your support, trust, and help throughout the year. This program cannot run without parent involvement and assistance.  Boosters -- you are amazing!  I see three branches in making a successful band program: student, parent and band staff participation.  This year was great, but next year we be even stronger!

UPCOMING IMPORTANT EVENTS:
May 25th-June 2nd -- Band auditions/final grade Auditions during class
June 6th-8th -- Mini Band Camp for all 2016-2017 Raider Band Members
June 9th-10th -- Jazz Sectionals

Here is the schedule for the week:

Memorial Day!
Thank you to those who have fought the ultimate battle for this country!  Thank you to those who continue to serve this country!!

TUESDAY
1st and 4th period exams

WEDNESDAY
2nd and 5th Period Exams

THURSDAY -- Last Day of School
7th and 6th Period Exams

FRIDAY -- Staff Work Day/Student Day off

Monday-Wednesday -- Mini Band Camp
8am-2pm -- students need white t-shirt, athletic shorts, athletic shoes, cap, sunglasses, sun block, sack lunch, filled water jug, instrument (school owned instruments will be distributed), pencil.

Thursday-Friday -- Jazz Sectionals for 2016-2017 Jazz Students
9:00 -- Saxes
10:00 -- Trombones
11:00 -- Trumpets
12:00pm -- Rhythm Section

***ALL Students: ENJOY SUMMER!! PRACTICE OVER THE SUMMER!   PLEASE CHECK THE GOOGLE CALENDAR FOR EVENTS AND SEE YA REAL SOON!

***Parents: Please enjoy your summer as well.  Do make sure the kids are practicing everyday.  Get some rest!

 Let's have a GREAT SUMMER! - Mrs. Stevenson






                                                                                                                       








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