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 August 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














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.

Band Camp Lunches:  Yay!! It’s here and WE NEED YOUR HELP!! Please sign up on Doodle to say when you can volunteer your time. Even if you can only do an hour we would love to have you. Get to know the band members and their parents, have some laughs, it always a great time! Come Join the fun! Here is the Menu

We will also need donations to make this year a success. Visit Sign Up Genius and let us know what you can donate. Thank you in advance for all those who help to make Band Camp such a success!

Community Day Parade: Will be Saturday August 9th. Band members are to line up at PHCPC at 10 am. The parade will be at 11 am. Instrumentalists are to wear khaki shorts, band t-shirts and shoes with no-show socks. Colorguard and majorettes cougars, earrings and sock buns. Following the parade instruments can either go home or on the trailer.

Kennywood Parade: Will be Saturday August 16th. All band members to meet at the school at 9:45 am and buses will leave at 10:00am. Any one not riding the buses home will need a release form to be completed and returned to Mr Mirabella by Friday the 15th.

Fall Festival of Bands:  It is approaching fast. 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. Stay tuned for more details to come.

Letterman Jackets: The folks from Leway will be in the cafeteria on Thursday August 14th at 3:00 pm  for fittings. If you are interested please make arrangements to be come down.

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.


Pictures of this years band will take place on Tuesday August 5th with a call time of 5:00pm. Rain date will be Thursday August 7th. Complete this FORM and have the instrumentalist bring it with them. If there are questions contact Heather Maurer

T Shirt Orders

If you would like to order an extra t-shirt for your band member( recommended) please submit orders to Sharyn Reagan             FORMS

Kennywood Tickets:

The Marching Band will be playing in the Kennywood Fall Fantasy Parade on August 16th. We will be offering tickets to be purchased. Please see the Form for details and turn in by August 8th.

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

Decal Sale 8/4-8/18 return to band room  delivery TBD

Kennywood Ticket orders due August 8th

Band Camp Dates August 4th –8th, 11th-15th

Community Day Parade August 9th

Kennywood Fall Fantasy Parade August 16th

Picture Day August 5th Make Up August 7th Call time 5:00 pm

Senior Parents Call Time 6:30 pm

Scrip Orders due Sept 5th in the band room

Happy Ads and Personal Ads are due Friday September 5th

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