HEAD START CAMP
Head Start Camp is our annual pre-summer Marching Band camp. All Marching Band students (this includes Color Guard) are required to attend, including students who wish to join or try Marching Band. Students will spend the morning learning marching maneuvers and will play music in the afternoons. It's the best way to kick off the Summer!
NOT SURE YOU WANT TO BE IN MARCHING BAND???
All incoming 9th grade band students and other new students interested in participating in the Marching Band program are ENCOURAGED to come to Head Start Camp and just see what Marching Band is all about...at no financial obligation to mom and dad!
A student pizza party social and Marching Band registration will follow at the conclusion of camp on:
Thursday, June 2 from 3:30 – 4:30 PM.
Head Start Camp Dates and Times:
Dates: May 31, June 1, and June 2, 2016
(Tuesday thru Thursday)
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Sprayberry High School Student
Pizza Party Social: Thursday, June 2
- immediately after camp
Marching Band Registration at the end of Head Start Camp
Thursday, June 2 from 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm. CLICK HERE for more information about the Registration process.
All students MUST have a completed NEW medical form to participate in the camp.
Returning marching students that have NOT yet registered for the 2016-2017 marching season MUST complete a NEW medical form to participate in the camp. Last season's medical form is no longer valid. This form must be notarized.*
New students that have not yet registered for the 2016-2017 marching season MUST complete the medical form to participate in the camp. This form must be notarized.*
Returning students and new students that already registered for the 2016-2017 marching season are good to go! Medical forms are on file.
* MEDICAL FORM
CLICK HERE to download a copy of the medical form. This form must be notarized. A Notary Public will be available on Tuesday morning. To use this complimentary service, a PARENT/GUARDIAN IS REQUIRED. Please bring your driver's license or other photo ID.
What to Bring to Head Start Camp:
1. Sack lunch each day. Proteins/fruits are good lunch choices. NO SODAS or MILK PRODUCTS. Students will not be allowed to leave campus to buy lunch at nearby eateries.
2. Hat and/or sunglasses.
4. 2-quart water jug filled with ICE WATER. Put your name on the jug.
5. Your instrument and/or your own mouthpiece.
6. Small string bag to keep your personal belongings.
7. If you anticipate needing a knee or ankle brace, please bring one with you.
What to Wear to Head Start Camp:
1. All students will be required to wear tennis shoes and socks. NO flip flops.
2. LIGHT colored / lightweight shirts.*
3. Shorts or Capris.*
* Cobb County School District dress code is enforced. No crop tops, tube tops or mini-shorts allowed. If you are not dressed properly, you may be sent home to change.
If you have questions about Head Start Camp contact Band Director Andy Esserwein at firstname.lastname@example.org
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The Sprayberry High School Band has a long-standing tradition of music excellence. The band has been awarded hundreds of championship trophies and has earned a reputation as being one of the "Best High School Marching Bands in the Country." In 2000, the band was named one of the top 20 bands in the country by "Band Director Magazine."
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