TJ Band Patrons

             TJ Band's Helping Hands and Loving Hearts!

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

Updated August 16, 2016

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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

2016-2017

August

2nd

Auditorium

September

TBA

Chorus Room

October

TBA

Chorus Room

November

TBA

Chorus Room

January

TBA

Chorus Room

February

TBA

Chorus Room

March

TBA

Chorus Room

April

TBA

Chorus Room

May

TBA

Chorus Room

June

TBA

Auditorium

Click here  to view  on Google Calendar

 

 

 

 

We are excited for the 2016-2017 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 come 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.

Kennywood Fall Fantasy Parade

T J Band will march in the Fall Fantasy Parade at Kennywood on Saturday, August 20th at 8:00 pm.  There is a $5 coupon for Night Rider tickets available on Kennywood’s website.  The parade starts at 8:00 pm.

Heinz Field (Steeler) Fundraiser Training

Please click here for additional information about this fundraiser.  Email Cynthia Randolph to be registered to attend Aramark training sessions.  The sign up to work both Steeler games and Pitt Football games is now open and will close on August 4th.  Click here to sign up to volunteer at games.

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.

Assessment Fee

The assessment fee for 2016-2017 is $75 if paid by August 12th.  The fee may either be paid by check payable to: T J Band Patrons, Inc. or it may deducted from your student’s goal setting account if funds are available.  Please click here for an assessment fee form.  Forms may be dropped off in the band room in the bin marked “Assessment” or you may email Heather Maurer to use goal setting funds.  If funds are available in your student’s goal setting account, the assessment fee will be automatically deducted from the GSA on September 1st.  Any assessment fee not paid by September 30th will have a $10 per month late fee added until paid in full.

Fall Festival of Bands!

Our Band Festival is an important fundraiser for the band.  A Chairperson is needed to organize the event scheduled for October 1, 2016.  Many of the Committees already have Chairpersons in place.  If you are interested in chairing this fundraiser, please contact the Band Patron Board.

Pepperoni Roll and Hoagie Sales will alternate. There will be a pepperoni roll sale running from August 11th to the 30th with delivery scheduled for September 8th.  The first hoagie sale of this year will start on September 12th and run through the 26th, with delivery scheduled for Wednesday, October 5th.  Order forms can be printed out from the fundraiser page.  A new Chairperson is needed for the Pepperoni Roll sales.  If you are interested or would like more information, please contact Mary Grassi.

The Little Family.

Recently, Kairy Little’s young son Garrett was diagnosed with leukemia.  In an effort to assist her family as they cope with his illness, a meal sign up has been created.  If you are able to drop off a meal for her family, please click here to sign up.

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.

Disney Trip.

The T J Band will travel to Walt Disney World in Florida in the spring of 2017.  The trip dates are set for March 28th to April 2nd.  Additional information about the trip will be provided as it becomes available.  Be sure to participate in the many fundraisers offered to help with the cost of the trip.

Buffalo Wild Wings

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

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

Assessment Fee Due ($75 per student), August 12th

Pepperoni roll sale 8/11 to 8/30, delivery 9/8

Kennywood Parade Rehearsal, Friday August 19, CANCELLED!!

Kennywood Fall Fantasy Parade, Saturday, August 20th

Hoagie Sale—9/12 to 9/26, delivery October 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 Sharyn Reagan