Welcome JFK Band & Color Guard Families
to the 2018 Field Show Competition Season.
“Nightmare Before Christmas” is this year’s show.
REFLECTIONS FROM HOMECOMING ON OCTOBER 19, 2018
Thank you to everyone that came out to JFK’s Homecoming
Football Game to support the Band and Color Guard, and to
recognize our Seniors. It was a fun evening!
Watch the Halftime Show (2nd half of show)
Senior Recognition at Homecoming Pic 1 Pic 2
FIELD SHOW COMPETITON @ FOOTHILL (PLEASANTON, CA)
Saturday, October 27, 2018, 9:00am – 1:00 am (Sunday)
Our third field show competition is this coming Saturday.
Rehearsal starts at 9 am sharp at JFK. Eat a hearty breakfast
before coming to school and bring a sack lunch. Boosters will
provide pizza for dinner in Pleasanton around 5 pm and a snack
after competition. If you need more than a snack, Foothill’s
concession stand provides several food options, so bring money
for food. Please consider how you can help make this day a
success for the band with your food and equipment donations
and hands-on help by visiting the SignUp link below.
JFK Itinerary-for-the-Day (coming soon)
Directions to Foothill High School
(remember to expand the driving directions before printing)
Bus and Transport Vehicle Route to Foothill High School
Foothill High School Campus Map
Band Review Campus Map
Field Show Competition Schedule
SignUp List (coming soon)
DINNER NIGHT OUT @ CHIPOTLE’S DELTA SHORES
Monday, November 5, 2018, 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Show your band spirit by joining us for a fundraiser to support the
Band and Color Guard. Print and bring the flyer, show it on your
smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to
make sure that 33% (yes, 33%!) of the proceeds will be
donated to us. Eat well and thanks for your support!
SAVE THE DATE! IMAX Theater Fundraiser
Sunday, November 25, 2018, 11:00 am
Instead of battling the holiday shopping crowds, consider ending
your week off from school with family and friends and enjoy an
an IMAX movie, popcorn and drink for $20. Details coming soon!
FAIR SHARE FEES FOR 2018-19
Fair Share Fees for the 2018-19 school year are $425.
However, you can take advantage of the 10% “early payment
discount” by paying your Fair Share Fee of $382.50 on or before
Friday, December 21, 2018 – a savings of $42.50. Submit payment
(please no cash) to the locked mailbox in Mr. Hammond’s office.
FALL 2018 FIELD SHOW SCHEDULE & RESULTS
October 13, 2018 @ Oakmont HS (Roseville)
Watch the Performance
Color Guard, 1st Place
Percussion, 2nd Place
Field – Division 5A, 2nd Place with 79.37
October 20, 2018 @ Del Oro HS (Loomis)
Watch the Performance
Field Sweepstakes Award (best out of 47 bands)
High Woodwinds overall with 97
High Brass in Division 6A with 97, 2nd overall
Color Guard 91.05, 2nd overall
October 27, 2018 @ Foothill HS (Pleasanton), 9 am – 1:30 am
November 3, 2018 @ Grape Bowl (Lodi), 9 am – 12 midnight
November 17, 2018 CHAMPS @ Lincoln HS (Stockton), 9 am – 1 am
MEAL COORDINATORS NEEDED FOR THESE COMPETITIONS
We need parents to plan and coordinate meals for the following
competitions. There will be a lot of helpers for each competition.
We just need one or two people for each date. If you can help,
please contact Victoria Greenlee.
November 3, 2018 – Grape Bowl, Lodi, CA
November 17, 2018 – Champs at Lincoln HS, Stockton, CA
PREDICTION: YOU WON’T WANT TO COOK DINNER ON
THIS UPCOMING DATE. WHY? IT’S DINNER NIGHT OUT!
December 14 – El Pollo Loco, Delta Shores, 10 am – 10 pm
2018-19 Band Calendar Year-at-a-Glance
2,9,16,23,30 – Tuesday Night Rehearsal, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
3,10,17,24,31 – Wednesday Percussion Rehearsal, 3:30 – 6:00 pm
4,11,18,25 – Thursday Guard Practice, 3:30 – 6:00 pm
6 – Super Saturday Rehearsal, 9:00 am – 12 noon
9 – Booster Executive Board Meeting, 7:00 pm
9 – Booster Parent Meeting, 8:00 pm
13 – Field Competition @ Oakmont HS, 8:00 am – 12 midnight
19 – Pep Band at Home Football Game, 6:00 – 10:00 pm
20 – Field Competition @ Del Oro HS, 8:00 am – 12 midnight
27 – Field Competition @ Foothill HS, Pleasanton, 8am – 1:30am
1,8,15 – Thursday Guard Practice, 3:30 – 6:00 pm
3 – Field Competition @ Grape Bowl (Lodi), 8:00 am – 12 midnight
6, 13 – Tuesday Night Rehearsal, 6:00 – 9:00 pm
7,14 – Wednesday Percussion Rehearsal, 3:30 – 6:00 pm
8 – Fall Concert, 7:00 – 8:00 pm
10 – Super Saturday Rehearsal, 9:00 am – 12 noon
13 – Booster Executive Board Meeting, 7:00 pm
13 – Booster Parent Meeting, 8:00 pm
17 -CHAMPS @ Lincoln HS (Stockton), 8:00 am – 1:00 am
19,20,21,22,23 – Thanksgiving Break
WHO SAYS FUNDRAISING CAN’T BE FUN?
Earn money to offset your Fair Share Fee. It’s easy!
Check out our fun Fundraising page. You’ll be glad you did!
We are working the concession stands at the
Golden 1 Arena and spots are still open to volunteer
and earn money. Contact Karen Albert or visit the
SignUp List ASAP to reserve your spots
MARCHING BAND & COLOR GUARD DVDs ON SALE NOW!
Marching Band Competition Season DVDs for
Believe (2015), Lion King plus Disneyland Parade (2016-17)
and Phantom of the Opera plus Washington D.C. (2017-18)
are available for $15. A huge THANK YOU to CINDY KAZEE
for capturing the seasons for us. Place your order directly with
Cindy and indicate your preference for Standard or Blu-Ray.
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