TJ Band Patrons

             TJ Band's Helping Hands and Loving Hearts!

Text Box: 2016 / 2017 TJ Jaguar Marching Band
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Updated November 29, 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

13th

Chorus Room

October

3rd

Chorus Room

November

7th

Chorus Room

January

TBA

Chorus Room

February

6th

Chorus Room

March

13th

Chorus Room

April

11th

Chorus Room

May

8th

Chorus Room

June

TBA

Auditorium

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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.

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.  Trip payments should be mailed directly to Heather Maurer.  Payment due dates for the Disney trip are as follows:  $250 deposit due September 30, 2016

              $500 payment due October 28, 2016

              $500 payment due November 30, 2016

              $500 payment due January 31, 2017 (final payment subject to change)

Disney & Universal Studio Discounted Ticket Offer

The T J Band Patrons are offering reduced price Disney and Universal Studio tickets for families who will be traveling simultaneously with the band to Orlando, Florida this spring.  Please be advised that these tickets may only be used during the dates of this trip and will NOT be valid for future trips.  Click here for ticket descriptions and an order form.  Orders must be MAILED to Becky Evanchak and are due with payment by January 4, 2017.  Questions?  Click here to email Becky.

Pepperoni Roll and Hoagie Sales will alternate. The next hoagie sale will start November 14th and end on the 29th with pick up on December 7th.  The next pepperoni roll sale will run from January 30th to February 10th with delivery on February 24th.  Order forms can be printed out from the fundraiser page

NEW Primanti Bros. Fundraiser

The Pleasant Hills Primanti Bros. restaurant will donate 10% of your check to T J Band when you dine there from now through December 31, 2016.  Hometown Edge cards were sent home with the students.  Show your card each time you visit.

NEW Buffalo Wild Wings Fundraiser

If you dine out at Buffalo Wild Wings in West Mifflin, from September 16th until December 14th, be sure to print off and show your TJ Band Team Card and 10% of your check will be donated to TJ Band!  Visit the fundraiser page to print your Team Card or you may also show your card on your mobile phone!

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.

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.

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 has been closed.

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.

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

Scrip Orders due December 2nd

Pee Jay’s Fruit Sale delivery December 5th

Hoagie delivery December 7th

Appleliciuos delivery December 10th

Holiday Concert:  Wednesday, December 21st

Band Patron Meeting January ?

Disney/Universal Ticket  Orders Due January 4, 2017

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.