TJ Band Patrons

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Text Box: 2014-2015 TJ Jaguars Marching Band
Photo courtesy of  Ken Eber

Updated March 10, 2015

If you would like something posted to this website, contact the Band Patron Officers.  If you have questions or comments about the website, or are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact the webmaster.


Yearly Reminders

Band Assessment Fee

The band assessment fee for 2014-2015 school year is $50 if paid by November 1. The assessment fee may be paid via check payable to TJ Band Patrons or with available funds in your child’s goal setting account.  Payments may be dropped off in band room in the bin marked Assessment, or email Heather Maurer to use goal setting funds. 


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.


Yearly Checklist

Need help remembering what needs to be taken care of at the beginning of the season? See the Band Parent Yearly Checklist on the TJBP Handouts/Forms page.



Welcome to TJ Band

Band Patron Meetings


August 4th

Monday 7:00pm


Sept 9th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Oct 7th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Nov 3rd

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Jan 5th

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Feb 3rd

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

March 2nd

Monday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

April 7th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

May 4th

Tuesday 7:00 pm

Chorus Room

Click here  to view on Google Calendar





We are excited for the 2014-2015 School year!!

Here you will find a wealth of information regarding all aspects of TJ Bands. 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. Dates are available on Google Calendar For more information go to the calendar page.

 Mandatory Disney Meeting!!   The Disney Trip Meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, March 18th.  The Band Patron Executive Board will distribute luggage tags and the trip handbook beginning at 6:15 pm in the Auditorium Lobby.  The informational meeting will begin at7:00 pm.  Mr. Jim Falvo of Choice Music Tours will give a short presentation.



Each student will be required to provide the following when they sign for their handbook (which will list their plane assignment):  (1) their cell phone number, (2) a wallet sized picture with their name and date of birth on the back, (3) a copy of both sides of their health insurance card.  Extra Health Forms will be available at the meeting for any one who has changed insurance, emergency contact information, doctors or medications since the beginning of the marching season.

Pirate Game

TJ Marching Band will play at the May 23rd 4:05 game against the New York Yankees. We need to sell 380 tickets. They will be $22.00 and will include a Pirate Cap. Our seats will be in sections 329,330, and 331. Please complete the FORM and return it to the band room by Feb 6th.

Spaghetti Dinner: Coming soon… Please Sign Up!

We will need lots of help to make this a great success like always.

This event is a great fundraiser for the band and makes it possible for

all the students in the musical to eat between shows. Food will be

available for take out as well. Baskets will be raffled with many

wonderful items. We are asking for donations of $5.00 worth of lottery


 Return or pay for tickets ASAP. Please Sign Up for the times you will be able to volunteer. If you cannot

volunteer please make a donation of one of the following: Butter

packets, parmesan, coffee creamer, ranch or Italian dressing. For ticket

information  and donation information please read this Letter.

Any questions please contact Laurie Large


Getting Ready for Disney    NEW DETAILS PLEASE READ

We are still working on the itinerary but we do have the flight info. 

There are 2 groups.

Group 1 depart airport 5:40 a.m. on Southwest flight 847 to Orlando

Group 2 departs airport 6:00 a.m. on Southwest flight 710 to Atlanta

Group 1 arrives in Orlando at 8:05

Group 2 departs Atlanta on Southwest  flight 2344  at 8:25 a.m. and

arrives in Orlando at 9:55 a.m.

We  do not know which students are in each group.

As of right now the band is scheduled to march at the Magic Kingdom

on Wednesday April 15 @ 2:30. This is a tentative day and time and is

subject to change.

Please be prepared to pay the final payment including the February

payment by February 20th.  We are still going with the trip being $1600.00.

Buffalo Wild Wings

We now have an account with the restaurant. So mention the band and 10 % will go into our account.


Please complete and submit your Membership Form by November 1st. This allows you to have voting privileges.


TJ Band has numerous fundraising opportunities throughout the year to benefit both student goal setting accounts, as well as the band in general.  In addition to many short-term fundraisers, ongoing fundraisers such as GFS FunFunds, ink cartridge & cell phone recycling, SCRIP, and TJ Band uniform pillows are available. 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 March 6th in the band room

Spaghetti Dinner Tickets due March 1st

Spaghetti Dinner Saturday March 14th from 4—7:00 pm. Tickets will be $8.00, Take Out Available


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 . Alicia Salmon