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Important Information/ Parent Social

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Hello BPD Parents,

We are only a few weeks from the beginning of Summer Band Camp.  With that, comes the beginning of lots of planning and events for BPD.  Below are list of upcoming events and a few fundraisers we have on the books for end of Summer/Fall.  
Summer Parent Social
Since we will be spending alot of time together, we like to gather over the summer to get to know each other.  It gives a chance to welcome Freshman parents and spend time with upperclasman parents we have not seen all summer. Fun will be had by all.  The Grandparent WIllis' have offered for us to use their lakehouse.  BPD will be providing smoked chicken.  We are asking parents to bring a potuck side or dessert  Below are the details for the social, as well as a sign up genius so we can all see what we are bringing. 
Date:  Saturday, July 21st  Time:  5pm Location:  Grandparent Willis LakeHouse Address:  11761 Oakwood Lane, Fort Worth TX  76179
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f48a4ab2da6fc1-summer


Upcoming Eve…

Welcome New Parents and BPD Students, Registration and Drum Camp

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Hello BPD Parents and Students,
I want to introduce myself to those of you that are new to BPD.  My name is Jessica South.  I am the parent of 1 alumni BPD member and 1 Sophomore member, Aidan South.  I serve as the VP to BPD and on the BOG Booster Board.  I am honored to have been a part of this organization for the last 4 years.  This is a special group of students, parents and directors.  We feel honored to have new faces joining the group.  
Below are some important information about the summer schedule.
Summer Drum Camp Monday, June 4th - Thursday, June 7th 
Daily Schedule 8:00am - 12:00pm Morning Rehearsal 12:00pm - 1:30pm Lunch Break (on own) 1:30pm - 4:30pm Afternoon Rehearsal
If you have a student that does not drive, they may stay on campus for lunch or go out with another student (with your permission of course).  If you have any questions about how this works, please feel free to contact me.  This group of parents and students are great about supporting each other and the new…

Dayton Parent Information and Other IMPORTANT Information

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Hello Parents,

Our kids leave for Dayton in 8 DAYS! The kids have worked SO HARD and have conquered so many obstacles for a young group!  We are SO PROUD!  If you have not been out to see them perform and are not coming to Ohio, I highly encourage you to come see them this Saturday.  It is the NTCA Championships at Burleson Centennial High School. Below is a list of items in regards to Dayton and upcoming events for the year end. 



Parent Meeting
Thursday, April 12th @ 6:30pm
We are having our monthly parent meeting THIS THURSDAY.  We will cover all our regular business and then have a Dayton Travel meeting for all parents.  Please plan to attend so you will get all the details for your students' travel.
Show Shirts I still have a few shirts available to purchase.  If you are coming to Dayton, we would love for all parents to represent the group by wearing the shirts.  Also, if you'd just like a 2nd one, I will have the remaining ones available to purchase at the meeting Thursday.…

Winter Drum Line Show Shirt - ORDER HERE!

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Hello Parents,

The Winter Show shirt design is ready.  I am sending in the order on Wednesday.   Your student will get 1 show shirt (it was included in their fees).   Please respond to this email address if you would like to purchase any additional shirts for you or your student:
Name - Quantity/size for each

Pricing is as follows:
S-XL - $15 XXL - $16 3XL - 4XL - $17
I WILL NOT BE ORDERING EXTRA SO PLEASE PLAN ACCORDINGLY.  Payment will be due upon pickup of shirts.


​ Jessica South Treasurer, BPD 817/312-2047

NTCA Host Color Guard Contest AND other Information 1/7/17

Hello ALL BPD Parents and Students,

Happy New Year to each of you!  We are deep into planning our winter show for the upcoming season.   It is getting exciting for the season to begin.  Below is VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

UPCOMING COLORGUARD HOST CONTEST FUNDRAISING INFO:
As you all know, our next fundraiser is ONLY 4 WEEKS AWAY.  Mr Spoon sent out a Remind 101 to all parents to save the date:  Saturday, February 3rd.   This will be an ALL DAY event.  We will be co-hosting this event with the Boswell ColorGuard.  Each group has the opportunity to make over $3,000 in one day, but we will NEED ALL PARENTS/STUDENT TO PARTICIPATE.  For your student, this event is MANDATORY.
I have attached the sign-up genius.  Please review the areas of opportunities and sign up in an area that you can help.  
http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c4dacab28a4fc1-ntca1
Our goal is that this event will be something that both groups can use ongoing after this year, as long as we are successful.  
Parent Meeting

Parent Meeting - Date Change

Hello All,

 We will have our BPD Monthly Parent Meeting Next Tuesday, 11/28 at 6:30pm in the Black Box through Door 9.  
We hope everyone enjoys their Fall Break!
Happy Thanksgiving!


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Jessica South Treasurer, BPD 817/312-2047



Garage Sale Fundraiser and Other Information

Hello Parents,
Below is a lot of information about upcoming fundraisers, fees that are due and much more!  Please read thoroughly.
Getting Involved:
Our kids and alot of our parents have been extremely busy: from moving props for marching season, to building props, to moving pit equipment,to grilling at concession, to working fundraisers and much more!  
We are so lucky to have such a great group of parents that are so committed to the success of our BOG and BPD.  If you have not had the opportunity to make yourself available to serve this group or these kids, I want to encourage you to do so.  You will meet wonderful people, see yout kids grow, develop and having fun at something they love.  Also, it does take a village to make a small organization like ours run successfully. If you have any questions about getting involved, please do not hesitate to ask me.  I am happy share with you.  
Below is a another wonderful opportunity to get involved:
UPCOMING FUNDRAISING (ONLY A WEEK AWAY) 4…