Daily Archives: September 14, 2021

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Also via registration, you will receive periodic e-mails from our Band Aid Core Helpers (BACH) parent organization ([email protected]) informing you of ways that you can volunteer at our events.  If you are interested, there are many ways you can be involved!

And, if you are interested in becoming part of the core group of parents who plan and run events, please e-mail Mrs. Kluga.


It was so much fun welcoming back our awesome music students at our 20th annual Ice Cream Social! Many thanks to our student leaders and parent volunteers for their help making this event a success! Photo attached.



Many thanks to the 30 YHS Band students who turned out on Friday night 9/10 to support our Varsity Football team! We had fun playing music together and collaborating with YHS Cheer and the “Crop.” A photo is attached.

We are looking forward to our next Pep Band outing, which is Homecoming on Friday 10/1. Band BBQ at 5pm, game at 7pm. More details will follow. All YHS Band students are welcome! This is a great way to support our football team and earn extra-credit!



Our annual Band “spirit” outing; a social opportunity for students to have fun together outside of rehearsal.Thank you to Concert Band President Thomas Mitchell (‘23) and Wind Ensemble VP Chinmay Satpute (’22) for organizing this year’s trip!

What: Apple Picking at Wilken’s Farm in Yorktown

When: Sunday 9/19

Report Time: Meet AT WILKEN’S at 10:00am. Wear your YHS Band polo.

End Time: Approximately 12:00 noon

COST: $12 cash (includes a half-peck of apples, hot apple cider, 1 cider doughnut, and priceless band memories :).

Interested in attending?  Please bring in $12 cash and sign up in the Band Room by Wednesday 9/15.


Auditions will take place Wednesday 9/22 from 1:35 – 3:00 in the Band room. Requirements and sign-ups are available in the Band room. Weekly rehearsals will begin the week of 9/27 on a day and time TBA.

Returning Jazz Band students do not need to audition, but are required to attend the meeting at 1:35 on 9/22.


Our annual Music Boosters Tag Sale is back! Please save your stuff to donate.  Our sale is Saturday 10/16 from 9am-2pm outdoors in the tent and courtyard adjacent to the YHS Library.  We will be accepting donations on Friday 10/15 from 3-7pm.  Tell your friends and neighbors!  Parent and student volunteers will be needed to make this event a success.  Look for an e-mail in the coming weeks to find out how you can help. A flyer is attached.

I know this was a bunch of information, thank you for your time and attention. Please e-mail Ms. Kluga with any questions. She look forward to seeing many of you at our Zoom Back-to-School night on Thursday 9/23 at 7pm.