is primarily a musical organization, the student must maintain playing quality
on his or her instrument. The flag corps members must maintain agility and
proficiency on her equipment.
To be an
active member of the extracurricular part of band each member must pass the
required audition material and maintain a positive approach to the activity
and progress in ability and grow in desire to create a positive
Participation in other activities is encouraged. If the other
activities interfere with performances the students must cooperate to the
sharing equally between these activities.
students must abide by school regulations and school board policies besides
band policies and regulations. The studentís deportment must be above reproach
at all times.
playing ability will not be the only criterion by which grades are determined.
The acceptance in the performing group is a privilege not a right. Grades are
determined by Grading Policy as accepted by the School Board.
band begins the first Monday in August. Students who are interested in
performing during football season must attend summer band. The first rehearsal
will begin at 9:30am and instrument check out will begin at 8:30am.
students are required to take proper care of uniforms, music and equipment.
They are expected to follow the rules and regulations in the band handbook.
The student is responsible for all equipment, private or belonging to the
school, at all times. The school storage area is for convenience and does not
relieve the student of their responsibilities. The schoolassumes no responsibility for damages
on school grounds or in transportation. Students must be responsible for
placing their equipment in the assigned area when not in use.
and regularity of attendance are two of the most potent factors in maintaining
the high morale of band members and enhancing the performance of the
participants. Promotion, credit, and recognition depend on these factors.
Excessive tardiness and absenteeism will be cause for disciplinary
student named on this contract has my permission to attend band functions. The
school also has my permission to transport him-her by bus or school van driven
by responsible adult drivers. I understand that the school or its
representatives are not responsible for any accidents that might occur. I give
permission for the schoolís representatives to obtain medical assistance for
my student at my cost if the occasion occurs.
understand that the support of the family is paramount in a studentís
education and the parent is responsible to attend all the local performances,
if work permits. The active participation of the parent in the booster program
is essential for the future of music education and the parent will assist as
needed and requested.