Marching Ensemble

 

2018 MARCHING PARENT COMMITTEE CHAIRS
Food Coordinator Dora Coelho
riosmom123@comcast.net
Uniform Coordinator Christine Bertolero
uniformcoordinator4srvwt@gmail.com 

 

2018 – 2019 Marching Wolves

 

WELCOME MARCHING FAMILIES!

 

Instrumental Music Awards Banquet – May 21st

Come celebrate our students and dine with friends. Dinner table seating starts at 6, buffet dinner for those who reserve begins at 6:30, and the awards portion of the evening will begin at 7:15.  There will be seats available at 7pm for those who do not purchase dinner, and plan to attend the awards program only. All tickets will be sold online until May 8th here: Awards Banquet Signup Genius

  

NCS – SRVHS vs Vintage HS – December 1st

Congrats to SRVHS Varsity Football for defeating Vintage HS in the CIF North Coast Section Division 1 Football Semifinals!

Huge shout out to the Marching Wolves for providing the energy and enthusiasm in support of our Football team!!

 

NCS – SRVHS vs Freedom HS – December 8th

SRVHS Varsity Football defeated the Freedom HS Falcons 28-21 to capture the 2018 CIF North Coast Section Division I Football Championship!

Another huge shout out to the Marching Wolves for making the trek to Heritage HS in Brentwood and supporting our Football team with such heart and soul for such an exciting game – the cold and fog just added to the excitement!

 

Japan – June 2019 Instrumental Music Tour!

 

2018-2019 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!

Marching Ensemble Leadership!!

 

2018-2019 Highlights

Building Bridges – February 20 & 21

NCS Finals – SRV vs Freedom HS – December 8

NCS Semi-Finals – SRV vs Vintage HS – December 1

Merced Central California Band Review – November 10

        

Lodi Grape Bowl Band Review – November 3

 

 

Halloween Parades – October 31

   

 

Women’s Water Polo – Pep Band – October 25

  

Alzheimer’s Walk – Pep Band – October 20

     

Home Visit

  

SRV vs. De La Salle HS – October 13

Senior Night

  

8th Grade Band Night

MDA Muscle Walk – Pep Band – October 13

    

SRV vs Cal High – October 12

Homecoming Parade – October 12

  

  

SRV vs Dublin – September 21

Cal Band Day – September 15

Click here to check out the YouTube Video of the Cal Band half-time performance along with high schools from all over California.  You can catch a glimpse of SRVHS around 2:25!! Performance songs include “This is me” and “Viva La Vida”.

                  

SRV vs Freedom – September 14

Pre-game show!

SRV vs Monterey Trail – August 24

       

Warming up before our 1st home game!

Half-time show

Back-to-School Night — August 14

 

Welcome Back BBQ — August 10 

We enjoyed a Marching Ensemble drill down and performance!

    

    

2018 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: Click here to print and submit to Uniform Coordinator

Marching Band: 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 11th.  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 here to 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!

Click here for answers to Marching Ensemble FAQs

 

GO WOLVES!!!