Upcoming Events:Pearl Band Reminders 11/19/14www.pearlpirateband.orgDear Parents and Students,We have a HOME Football game this Friday against New Hope. Report time is 5:30 PM. This is a required performance. Should we win, we will have another game next week, which is the day after Thanksgiving and most likely it will be an away game. A decision will be made who attends that game by the end of the week. Mississippi Lions All State Band Call Back Auditions –Saturday Nov. 22We will host both rounds of the MS Lions All State Band Auditions on the above Saturdays. Parents will be needed to run the concession stands in the commons area and students not auditioning will be needed to serve as runners for the audition rooms. If you can serve in the concession stand on Saturday, please contact Scott Carter at Scott_Carter@trustmark.com. Disney Trip Information – Click Here to download the Disney Trip LetterPlease see the attached letter regarding the Disney Trip that we are planning for May 20-24, 2015. Please return the attached letter to Mr. Rowan by December 5th. Pearl Christmas Parade – Saturday, Dec. 6This is a required performance. More details to come regarding the parade.State Band Clinic Dismissal Form – Thurs/Fri Dec. 11-12The Band Directors and a few selected students will be attending the Mississippi Bandmasters State Clinic on December 11-12. The majority of band students will be allowed to be dismissed from school during 4th/8th block on these days provided they have a ride. In order to be dismissed from school these days, students must return the Parental Student Release Form that is linked above and attached to this email. This form must be on file by December 5th. UPCOMING EVENTSFriday, Nov. 21PHS vs. New Hope HOME PLAYOFF GAMEReport Time is 5:30 PM.This is a required performance. Saturday, Nov. 22Mississippi Lions All State Band Auditions @ PHSConcessions and Student runners needed.Friday, Nov. 28Possible Playoff Game – TBAFriday, December 5Hudspeth Center Christmas Parade – During SchoolSaturday, December 6Pearl Christmas Parade – Details TBALine up will be at the U-Haul Parking lot off of Hwy 80. Wednesday-Saturday, December 10-13Mississippi Bandmasters State Band Clinic – Natchez, MSSelected Students and Directors2014-2015 Student Account / Band Fee InformationThe Student Account / Band Fee breakdown is available by clicking the above link. Student accounts this year are $450 and band dues (paid to PHS) are $25 or $60 per semester depending on the instrument played. These fees can be paid through your charms account. The Student Account fee covers transportation, entry fees, shirts/shorts, uniform cleaning, band banquet, and band camp expenses. All fees are payable in installments and can be paid via debit or credit card through our charms system. For access to our charms system please visit our website www.pearlpirateband.org for instructions on how to log into your student’s account. You can access charms through www.charmsoffice.com. Please click here to view the Student Account / Band Fee Information for 2014-2015. Should you have any questions regarding Student Accounts please contact Mr. Rowan. Stay informed by signing up for Remind 101:Sign up for our Remind 101 Text/Email Reminders by visiting:https://www.remind101.com/join/pearlpKroger Plus Card Fundraising InformationAll parents are highly encouraged to link their Kroger Plus Card to the Pearl Band as this is a wonderful way to help the PHS Band earn money to help keep our overall costs down. After linking your card, you simply go to Kroger and shop. You will still receive all the benefits (such as fuel points) of using your Kroger Plus Card just like you always have.Click here for instructions on how to link your card!
Mississippi Lions All State BandInformationCLICK HERE