TJ Band Patrons

             TJ Band's Helping Hands and Loving Hearts!

Updated March 6, 2019

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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.

 

 

 

Welcome to TJ Band

Band Patron Meetings

2018-2019

Meetings start at 7:00pm

August

2nd

Auditorium

September

10th

Chorus Room

October

8th

Chorus Room

November

19th* NEW DATE

Cafeteria

January

7th

Chorus Room

February

4th

Chorus Room

March

11th

Cafeteria

April

8th

Chorus Room

May

6th

Chorus Room

June

3rd

Auditorium

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We are excited for the 2018-2019 School year!!

Here you will find a wealth of information regarding all aspects of TJ Band. 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 positive feedback from many schools, organizations and our local Professional Teams. This success comes as a result of our students and our families and their involvement and commitment to maintain our reputation. To help keep up this tradition, please consider stepping forward in any way for 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. You are what makes our band so special!  Join the fun and help out.

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser

The spaghetti dinner fundraiser will be held on Saturday, March 16th and we need your help to make it a success.  Click here to visit the spaghetti dinner page for more information.  Donations are needed for the basket auction by March 13th.  Please consider contributing accordingly:

· 9th grade—Pet Basket

· 10th Grade—That’s Italian Basket

· 11th Grade—Auto Care

· 12th Grade (A to M) - Lottery Tickets

· 12th Grade (N to Z) - Gift Cards

· Colorguard—Home & Garden

· Majorettes—Pamper Me Silly

 Please click here for more information about the basket auction. 

Disney Trip NEWS

Students will be leaving directly from the high school to fly out in the evening on Monday, April 1st and are returning on Sunday, April 7th.  Below is the itinerary: 

· Tuesday—Hollywood Studios

· Wednesday—Kennedy Space Center and Cocoa Beach BBQ

· Thursday—Universal Studios

· Friday—Animal Kingdom

· Saturday—Magic Kingdom—Parade starts at 3:00 pm

· Sunday—Epcot (departing at 2:00 pm for airport)

There will be a meeting for parents and students regarding the trip on Monday,  March 18th at 7:00 pm in the TJHS cafeteria.

Pirate Game

The TJ Marching Band will play the National Anthem at the Pittsburgh Pirates game on Sunday, May 26, 2019.  The band patrons will provide tickets for all musicians, color guard, majorettes, and band managers.  Family members wishing to attend the game may order tickets at the special rate of $23 each.  Each ticket includes FREE unlimited soda, peanuts, and popcorn.  Please click here for an order form.

Heinz Field (Aramark/Steeler) Fundraiser

More volunteers are needed to work this fundraiser!  Training is required.  Please click here for additional information about this fundraiser.  Proceeds go to your student’s Goal Setting Account.  Many parents are sending their student to Disney at NO COST to them by working this fundraiser. 

Band Text Message Notifications

To subscribe to text messages from T J Band, text the word ‘Alert’ to 22300.  Students, parents, grandparents or any individual that your student relies on to get them to and from band events may sign up to receive notifications from T J Band.

More NEW Fundraising!!

Chairpersons are needed for the Vocelli Pizza card and the Rita’s Italian Ice card fundraisers.  Please contact Eileen Andreola if you are willing to volunteer.   A new hoagie sale will run from February 28th—March 14th with delivery on March 28th.  The pepperoni roll sale will be January 29th thru February 12th with delivery on February 27th.  Hoagie and pepperoni roll sales usually alternate each month.  If you have any ideas for new fundraisers or are interested in chairing a fundraiser, please contact Eileen Andreola.  Additional information about all band fundraisers is located on the fundraiser page

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Assessment Fee

Please remember that the $75 assessment fee is due by August 31, 2018.  Forms are available here.  There is a $10 late fee added for each month that the assessment fee remains unpaid.  This fee helps cover many costs for your band student such as band camp lunches, football game snacks, band banquet, student t-shirts, etc.

Membership

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

Fundraisers

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 or MONEY ORDER ONLY made out to TJ Band Patrons. No cash will be accepted as payment for fundraisers.  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

Hoagie Sale Starts February 28th

Disney Trip Forms Due March 1st

Band Patron Meeting March 11th

Hoagie Orders Due March 14th

Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser March 16th

DISNEY Trip Meeting March 18th

Hoagie Pick Up March 28th

DISNEY TRIP April 1st to 7th

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 Sharyn Reagan.