Please see the information
below. It is crucial for us to have the
funding to be able to travel to our MPAs and competitions; each trip costs the
band in excess of $6,000. Sponsorships
are the easiest and most profitable; please use the forms below. You can print and use them or email them to
your contacts; copies are also available in the band room. Click here for our basic budget: KWHS Band Budget This budget does not
include the purchase of new marching uniforms ($50,000) or extracurricular
trips. We are always looking for big
money donors beyond our annual expenses, our uniforms are now 13 years old.
Band Sponsorship & Advertisement Form (100% to student costs/fees)
Brick Brochure & Order Form Only ($25 per brick to the student selling)
tickets. Please purchase these before
Friday. Check made out to Key West High
School with the student’s name in the memo line. They are available before school, during
lunch, after school, and after practice in the band office.
rehearsal 3-5. YOU MUST HAVE YOUR RED
WATER BOTTLE, instrument, and band issued music flip folder with a working
lyre. Please wear a white shirt to all
Thursday rehearsals for drill cleaning purposes.
rally during school on Friday, August 30th. Please wear your red band shirt to
school to show Conch Pride!
Game Friday August 30th: report to the Poinciana elementary cafeteria by 6:00pm
(first game with full uniforms), attendance (inspection) taken at 6:30pm in
full uniform. Poinciana will be open by
6:00pm, please do not arrive before 5:45pm as not to interfere with their
afterschool care. All Band Members will
Wear their Red Band Shirt, black shorts and marching shoes with LONG White
socks. Please bring your band bag (if
you have one) and your red water bottle which you will use in the stands. Have all of your music and your functioning
instrument. Tubas & percussion will
need to load their instruments on the truck after school at 2:45pm on Friday
and come back to the school after the game to unload etc. Colorguard will wear their Red Shirts and
black shorts as their uniform until the new ones arrive etc. Please be aware of the uniform requirements
is required of all band members to keep their uniforms and equipment in tip-top
shape at all times. All members of the
band will be inspected before each performance. The leadership officers will be
inspected by the director and in turn will inspect their sections. The following is a list of what is expected
at inspections. Any infraction will
result in the loss of 3rd quarter break and/or suspension from the performance.
No hair should touch the collar at any time, including time in the stands.
Those members with long hair must put it in a pony-tail and put it up inside
the band hat (Only black scrunchies or hair ties)
Members do not wear make-up (with the exception of color guard).
Members must wear clear nail polish only.
There should be no visible jewelry: rings, necklaces, watches, ear rings, and
***Volunteers needed for the game. The new popcorn machine came in! Lots of help needed, please visit charms to see which positions still need to be filled. https://www.charmsoffice.com/charms/volunteerR.asp?s=KyWstHSB&v=1651064
Parent Meeting Tuesday, September 3rd at 6:15pm for any board
members available and any parents interested in helping with our Children’s Day
fundraisers. We sell the Children’s Day
t-shirts at all of the local elementary schools before the event and run a
concession stand. Contact jenny.hardin for more
information or if you would like to help.
Calendar of Band Events
Charms (Members/Parents only, keywesthsband
then lunch #)
Band Volunteer Directions