Marching Ensemble

 

2019 MARCHING PARENT COMMITTEE CHAIRS
Food Coordinator Susan Bray
sbray2000@hotmail.com
Uniform Coordinator Christine Bertolero
uniformcoordinator4srvwt@gmail.com 
Marching Ensemble Coordinator Jennifer Cyrnak
jennysue6@yahoo.com

 

 

 

WELCOME MARCHING FAMILIES!

  

 

 

 

2019-2020 school year

Welcome Marching Ensemble rookies & veterans!  We are looking forward to an awesome Fall Marching season.

For general Marching Ensemble questions, please see below for FAQs!

 

 

November 20 – Marching Formal Pictures

The Marching Program will take their formal pictures on Wednesday afternoon, November 20th.  Every student will have an individual picture taken as well as the large full group. 

Click here for the order form.

 

 

 

November 15 – North Coast Section 2019 Division 1 Playoffs – SRVHS vs MVHS

The Marching Wolves had a great pre-game and half-time performance!  They also provided encouragement, support and a lot of school spirit for our wonderful Football team!   

Congratulations to our SRVHS Marching Wolves – what a fantastic Marching season this has been! 

 

 

November 9 – Central California Band Review

CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR MARCHING WOLVES! The Marching Wolves, led by Drum Major Grace Gilroy, came in FIRST PLACE at the Central California Band Review in Merced!  The Marching Wolves Color Guard, led by Color Guard Captain Wajiha Syed, came in FIRST PLACE for Color Guard, and our Marching Wolves Percussion, led by Percussion Captain Vikram Gopalan came in THIRD PLACE for Percussion!

 

 

October 1st-25th – See’s Candies Fundraiser

We are raising funds for all music ensembles, music, new instruments, professional coaching to name just a few categories.

Since all of us will benefit from this fundraiser, we greatly appreciate everyone’s participation. You can help us reach our goal by taking orders from friends, relatives, neighbors and co-workers. Famous for American-made deliciousness with no added preservatives, See’s is easy to sell because people love the candy.

Here are some important dates:

  • October 1, 2019– Our Fundraiser starts
  • October 25, 2019 – Our Fundraiser ends and all orders and money must be turned in
  • December 2 & 4, 2019– Candy will be available for delivery to your supporters.

Here are some helpful reminders: •

  • Fill in the pre-sell form completely.
  • Include your phone number and email address on the collection envelope so that we can contact you.
  • Collect money from your supporters when they order. Ask them to make their checks payable to Wolf-Tones.
  • Verify order quantities and money collected.
  • Put money in the collection envelope.
  • Be sure to thank your supporters.

If you have any questions, please contact Sopheap Wong (wong.sopheap@gmail.com) or Carol Ohara (tclmohara@gmail.com).

Thank you for your support of this important fundraiser.

 

 

 

 

2019-2020 Highlights

November 15 – Congrats to our Marching Seniors

November 9 – Central California Band Review

  

 

November 2 – Lodi Grape Bowl Competition

November 1 – Senior Night/8th Grade Invitational: SRV vs Monte Vista HS

     

 

 

 

October 26 – Canine Companions for Independence (CCI) Pep Band
@ Dog Fest 2019 – Jack London Square

 

 

October 4 – Homecoming Game: SRV vs Foothill HS


October 3 – Pasta Feed Marching Ensemble

October 3 – Homecoming Parade

SRV vs Dublin High School – September 27

 

 

SRV vs Antioch High School – September 13

 

SRV vs Heritage High School – August 23

 

2019 Danville 4th of July Parade

 

 

 

 

 
 

Click here for answers to Marching Ensemble FAQs

Welcome Color Guard and Marching Band students and families to our Marching Program.  Here is some information about the program.

Uniform Order Forms

Color Guard: <new forms coming soon>
Click here to print and submit to Uniform Coordinator

Marching Band: <new forms coming soon>
Click here to print and submit to Uniform Coordinator

Marching Ensemble Camp

Always held the week prior to school and goes from 8:30am – 2:30pm.  This year we realize freshman have orientation on Thursday, August 8th.  Please have your student come to the band room as soon as they have finished orientation.

Marching Ensemble Practices

Marching Band and Color Guard is a one semester class.  During the fall semester, marching band class/practice is held after school on Mondays and Wednesdays until 5:45pm.

Football Game Days

Here’s a typical schedule for game day:

  • 2:55 PM Students report to instrumental music room right after school for practice
  • 3:30 to 5:45 PM Students are driven to a Marching Ensemble member’s home for the pregame dinner and returned back to school.
  • 5:45 PM – Roll call in the instrumental music room
  • 6:00 to 6:30 PM – Band practice. Parent volunteers set up designated marching section in stadium bleachers
  • 6:50 PM – Pregame show
  • 7:00 PM to end of game – Marching Ensemble performs in stands and half time show.
  • End-of-game – Approx. 9:30 PM– Students change out of uniforms and are dismissed around 9:45 pm after a performance debriefing.  Parents must plan to be at school before the dismissal time to pick up their student(s).
  • After each game (over the weekend) students need to clean their gloves, spats (shoe covers) and polish their shoes. Clean and press the pants as needed. The uniform jackets and other accessories are maintained by the uniform parent team.

Click hereto view the ME Game Day Checklist.  Includes details on the days activities and what Parent Chaperones help out with.

Halloween Celebration

Students dress up and perform at elementary schools. More details will be provided once schedules are finalized.

Marching Competitions

We perform in two Marching Band competitions that Marching students are required to attend. These are full day events, with students arriving at school around 6:00am for roll call and boarding buses and returning in the evening (Time determined based on competition schedule).  Bus transportation and lunch is provided.

Is your Marching Student Comp Ready?

Hair:

    • Students are expected to arrive Saturday morning with comp ready hair at report time.
    • All Wind and Percussion students need to have tight hair off of the jacket collar and neat under their hats.
  • Do you have your hair clips and hair net?

Make-up:

  • Make-up is not allowed.
  • Please make sure your face is make-up free.
  • This includes foundation, powder, blush, eye shadow, concealer, mascara, and lipstick.
  • You are more than welcome to bring make up to put on after our Marching has finished.

Shoes:

  • Make sure they are clean and polished

Spats and Gloves:

  • Will come home after Comp and need to be cleaned and returned on Monday.

Please email uniformcoordinator4srvwt@gmail.com if you have any questions.

Gloves, Spats, and other important stuff

Click here for instructions for marching ensemble responsibilities!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

GO WOLVES!!!