News You Can Use for the Week of September 25

Rehearsal Schedule This Week

Student Eligibility Check – Friday, September 29
The first 6 week grade check to determine student eligibility is on Friday, September 29. For students to remain eligible to participate in extra-curricular activities, all grades on this report must be 70 or above. Please check your child’s 6 week grades in Skyward and make sure they are passing in all classes by that date.

Volunteers Needed For Concessions
Please click the Sign-Up link on the right side of this page to find volunteer opportunities available. We need several people to work our next home game as well as our other home games. These games are our main fundraiser for the year with proceeds benefiting all our band students. Please take some time to click on the link and see where you are needed.

Krispy Kreme Donuts Fundraiser
We have been partnered with Krispy Kreme Donuts for an exciting new fundraiser. Students will pre-sale tickets at $9 each to friends, family, and neighbors beginning Tuesday, September 12 and will turn in money and any unsold tickets no later than September 25. On Saturday, September 30 from 8:30-10:00 AM customers will redeem their ticket for 1 dozen glazed donuts at the back of the South Campus Band Hall. Students may want to offer to pick up donuts for neighbors, however this is not required.  Contact Crystal @ 713-515-6452 with questions.

Schlotzsky’s Spirit Night – Thursday, September 28 from 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM
We will be hosting a DPHS Band spirit night at Schlotzsky’s at 8920 Spencer Highway. Schlotsky’s will donate 15 % of your purchase back to the band. You may visit the following link to add your name to the list –

Chick-fil-A Spirit Night: Tuesday, November 7 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Come out and support the Deer Park High School Band during Spirit Night.
Dine-in, carry-out, and drive-thru orders welcomed! Please inform your order-taker that you are participating in the spirit night to account for all orders.

Upcoming Contest Dates

To assist you in planning, we have marching contests on the following days in October. Times will be announced once they are finalized.

Saturday, October 7 – Galena Park ISD Marching Contest

Saturday, October 14 – Channelview Marching Contest (Pre-UIL)

Saturday, October 21 – UIL Marching Contest

Saturday, October 28 – Sam Houston State University Marching Contest
We will not be participating in a marching contest this weekend.