TJ Band Patrons

             TJ Band's Helping Hands and Loving Hearts!

Text Box: 2013-2014 TJ Jaguars Marching Band
Photo courtesy of  Ken Eber

Updated September 15, 2014

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 2013-2014 school year is $50 if paid by November 1. The assessment fee may be paid via check payable to TJ Band Patrons or with available funds in your child’s goal setting account.  Payments may be dropped off in band room in the bin marked Assessment, or email Dianne Rowan or  Jason 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? See the Band Parent Yearly Checklist on the TJBP Handouts/Forms page.



Welcome to TJ Band

Band Patron Meetings


August 4th

Monday 7:00pm


Sept 9th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Oct 6th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Nov 3rd

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Jan 5th

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Feb 3rd

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

March 2nd

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

April 7th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

May 4th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Click here  to view on Google Calendar





We are excited for the 2014-2015 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. Dates are available on Google Calendar For more information go to the calendar page.

Fall Festival of Bands:!!!!!! It is less then a month away.                            TJ’s Band festival will be Saturday October 4th.                                                  We will need  everyone to lend a hand. This is the band’s biggest                        fundraiser  and it is a great time!! Please follow this link to Doodle                          to sign up.  Visit the Fall Festival Page for all the details. We will                            be needing donations of drinks to be dropped off 9/23– 9/27.



Band Festival Chinese Auction

A Chinese Auction is being planned to take place at our Band Festival, as it was extremely successful last year. If you are able to donate any of the items it would be appreciated. They can be dropped off at Patti Detwiler’s , 113 Robinson Drive by Thursday September 25th. Any questions call Patti at 412-650-8469.

Thank you.

Happy/Personal Ads: Orders for ads are due by Friday September 5th. Please return or direct questions to Sherri Micklo. Please see Form for more details.

Business Ads: Any one who would like to submit a Business Ad for the Fall Festival of Bands Program should complete this Form and email them to Mark Gozion. Ads are due by September 12th.

Needs for This Year:

· Fundraisers. Anyone with ideas for fundraisers benefiting individual students or

     “Trip Fund” to reduce the overall cost of next years trip please step forward.

     Costs continue to rise so we are open to ideas to reduce costs and help students

     participate in this awesome opportunity!!!


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.  In addition to many short-term fundraisers, ongoing fundraisers such as GFS FunFunds, ink cartridge & cell phone recycling, SCRIP, and TJ Band uniform pillows are available. 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

Hoagie Sale 8/26—9/15 with delivery 9/24 4:30-6:30 pm

TJ vs  Elizabeth Away. Sept. 19th

Band Festival at KO and Brentwood  Festival to be at TJ September 20th

Scrip Orders due Oct 3rd in the band room

Band Patron Meeting Tuesday October 6th 7:00 pm in the Chorus Room

Business Ads due September 12th

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