We’re Back On

Official Notice This post is to let you know that Red Regiment is officially back open for rehearsals.  We will immediately resume our schedule for the week of August 10-14 as planned. To stay within the new guidelines,  there will be a few very minor changes for rehearsal.  For the most part practice will look […]

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Red Regiment Is Postponed

RED REGIMENT IS OFFICIALLY POSTPONED This morning we received notice that Red Regiment is postponed.  Sorry for the late notice but we are all rolling with things as they happen. WHAT DOES THIS MEAN? No practice today.   No practice until further notice.  Technically speaking, Wa-Nee is still on track for in-person school.  We are unsure […]

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The Band Played On

See you at band tomorrow, Fri., Aug. 7. From Dr. Croner— “At this time, the Elkhart County Health Department has not issued any official statement regarding the re-opening of school. If and when a Public Order is released, WCS will review and revise our plans as necessary.”

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August 10 Week Rehearsal Plan

Aug 10 – 14 Schedule Here is the schedule for the final week of band camp. Mon., Aug. 10-FULL BAND     9a-3p Tues., Aug. 11-FULL BAND     9a-3p Wed., Aug. 12-COLORGUARD only      9a-12p Thurs., Aug. 13-COLORGUARD only      9a-12p Fri., Aug. 14-nothing LUNCH Students will be required to bring their own lunch […]

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AUGUST REHEARSALS UPDATE [7/31]

AUGUST Rehearsals Here is the final schedule for next week.  Rehearsal times are the same every day next week. Woodwinds – 9:00a-12:00pBrass – 12:30p-3:30pFront Ensemble Percussion – 9:00a-12:00pBattery Percussion – 12:30p-3:30pColorguard – 9:00a-3:30p LUNCH (This will only affect colorguard for now.)   Students are required to bring their own lunch for extended rehearsals.  To keep […]

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July Rehearsals Update [7/16]

JULY REHEARSALS The limited practice time restriction will remain in place through July.  Practice times for July 27-31 have been updated on the calendar to reflect this: July 27  (music instruction day) 9:00a-12:00p – brass & woodwinds 1:00p-4:00p – guard & percussion July 28 (drill instruction day) 9:00a-12:00p – FULL BAND July 29  (music instruction […]

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Med Form and Reminders [7/14]

Here are some final notes and reminders as we get started with tryouts and auditions.   MED FORM Please be sure to return your medical form at your first audition/rehearsal.  The med form can be printed here.  Please print it and have it ready when you arrive.  If you don’t have access to a printer, […]

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Summer Activity Plan [7/12]

Below is the Athletic Summer Workout Plan adapted and approved for Band.  I would imagine some of these items will be strengthened and/or relaxed as things continue to change.  The following will be in effect for all summer band activities until further notice.  Please read carefully so you will come prepared for band rehearsals and […]

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Marching Band COVID Update

I hope everyone is enjoying summer.  A few decisions have been made for marching band this summer/fall.  These decisions will surely lead to more questions which will be answered as soon as possible.  Thank you in advance for your patience. #1  THERE WILL BE MARCHING BAND IN 2020 It will be different but there will […]

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Hawaii Trip Update #1

6/1/2020 Have questions about the Hawaii Trip? Would you be interested in a “refresher” on their cancellation policy and trip insurance? We will be hosting a Zoom meeting with Music Travel on Thursday, June 11 at 7:00p. There aren’t any cancellation policy changes but a lot has been learned since other bands have had to […]

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