TJ Band Patrons

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Text Box: 2015-2016 TJ Jaguars Marching Band
Photo courtesy of  Ken Eber

Updated February 7, 2016

If you would like something posted to this website, contact the Band Patron Officers.† If you have questions or comments about the website, or are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact the webmaster.


Yearly Reminders

Band Assessment Fee

The band assessment fee for 2015-2016school year is $75 if paid by November 1. The assessment fee may be paid via check payable to TJ Band Patrons or with available funds in your childís goal setting account.  Payments may be dropped off in band room in the bin marked Assessment, or email Heather Maurer to use goal setting funds. 


TJ Band Patrons Membership

The membership fee is $5 person until Nov. 1; after that date the fee increases to $10/person. The membership form and check payable to TJ Band Patrons may be dropped off in the band room in the bin marked Membership, or mailed to the Membership chairperson listed on the form.


Yearly Checklist

Need help remembering what needs to be taken care of at the beginning of the season?† on the TJBP Handouts/Forms page.



Welcome to TJ Band

Band Patron Meetings


August 4th

Tuesday 7:00pm


Sept 8th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Oct 5th

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Nov 10th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Jan 11th

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Feb 8th

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

March 8th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

April 4th

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room


Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

June 6th

Monday 7:00 pm


Click here† to view on Google Calendar




We are excited for the 2015-2016 School year!!

Here you will find a wealth of information regarding all aspects of TJ Bands. Use the various links to navigate the website. Links and emails are available to communicate with board members and committee leaders. Check back often for updates. Please feel free to give us feedback as to what you would like to see here.

Keeping with our tradition!

Our band is well known throughout that area as being excellent. We have received feed back from many schools, organizations and our local Professional Teams. This success come as a result of our students and our families and their involvement and commitment to keep up our reputation. To help keep up this tradition, please consider stepping forward in any way or any position. We would like every family to participate in some way to support our kids. It is always a great time and a great way to make friends and support your kids. Any questions please let someone know and we will be happy to give you information. This is what makes our band so special so join the fun and help out.

Thank you all for a wonderful Marching Band Season. To the Board, Chaperones, Volunteers, Committee members, directors, students, managers, etc. Such an awesome group of people. Thank you for helping to create our family. Now on to concert season.

The Thornton Family.

On Saturday, January 30th, Marching band memberís Ben and Sarah Thorntonís father Terry suddenly passed away.† Meals may be donated to the family by visiting† (Enter the family name: Thornton and the password is thornton -no capital letters, then choose Susan Thornton) Or donations may be made to the Thornton Childrenís Educational Fund c/o Keith Bachman, 292 Tara Drive, Pleasant Hills, PA† 15236.† Thank you.

Pie Shoppe Pie Sale.

There will be a pie sale beginning February 16th.† This fundraiser will benefit each studentís goal setting account.† Check the fundraiser page for order forms and more information.

Spaghetti Dinner.

Mark your calendar for March 12 from 3:30pm to 7:00pm for the Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser.† This is a great fundraiser where you can have a delicious dinner while enjoying the musical.† This fundraiser benefits the general band fund.† We need everyone's help to make this event a success.† For more information check out the Spaghetti Dinner page.

Pirate Game.

T J Marching Band will be playing the National Anthem at the Pirate game on Sunday, June 5th at 1:35pm.† Tickets are $20 each and include a Pirate hat.† Please complete an order form and return to the band room by March 18, 2016.

We are LIVE.

Follow us on Livestream and watch our events while they happen. You can also watch archived events. Click to view the Christmas Band Concert.

Fall Festival of Bands!

Thank you to all who volunteered, guided, baked, sold, decorated,

organizedÖ. Not enough Thank Youís can be said to all of you for helping

to make this such a great event.


To relive the memories check out the video! Scroll down till you

see the videos for the festival.

Pepperoni Sales and Hoagie Sales will alternate. Current Pepperoni Sale will be February 11th to the 22nd with delivery on March 2. Click to view DATES for future sales.

6th Annual Sweet, Sweet Jazz: Thank you all for participating and supporting this event. We are happy to say we raised approximately $15,000. All of which will benefit local students with lessons and opportunities for cultural events, etc.

Buffalo Wild Wings

We now have an account with the restaurant. So mention the band and 10 % will go into our account.


Please complete and submit your Membership Form by November 1st. This allows you to have voting privileges.


TJ Band has numerous fundraising opportunities throughout the year to benefit both student goal setting accounts, as well as the band in general. Some of the student goal setting account fundraisers are: Steeler games, hoagie or pepperoni roll sales, and Yankee Candle sales. Please make sure that all payments are by CHECK ONLY made out to TJ Band Patrons. General band fundraisers include the Fall Festival and Spaghetti Dinner. Please see the fundraiser page for information, order forms, etc.


Disclaimer: This website is the property of TJ Band Patrons, Inc. and does not represent the West Jefferson Hills School District, its board of directors, faculty, staff or students. Please read this disclaimer. The information on this site is only as accurate as submitted to the webmaster.



Upcoming Dates to Remember

Band Patron meeting Feb 8th at 7:00pm

Pepperoni Roll Sale 2/11 to 2/22, Delivery 3/2

Pie Shoppe Pie Sale 2/16 to 3/4, Delivery 3/21

Spaghetti Dinner ticket money due March 1st

Scrip orders due March 4th

Pirate Ticket orders due March 18th

If you have information you would like to post on our website, please forward to the appropriate Band Patron Officer for approval.† For questions about our website, please email . Alicia Salmon