ANNOUNCEMENTS FROM BAND BOOSTERS


  • August 2018 PARCC Opportunities (TIPS training not required) Note:  This is a short turnaround time.  Centerplate (they run PARCC Concessions) will make shift selections on Monday, July 30.   Please email me  parcc@athensdriveband.com if you are interested ...
    Posted by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Volunteers Needed for Uniform Fittings Calling all Band Parents! Woo Hoo!  It is that time of year to jump back into marching band activities! We desperately need volunteers for uniform fittings during Pre-Camp sessions ...
    Posted Jul 22, 2018, 7:44 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Help Load the Semi for Band Camp Hello there Band Families, So you're thinking of ways to help with band this year?  We've got a perfect solution! We are wrangling a few (or many) good ...
    Posted Jul 21, 2018, 11:08 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • ADHS GoPlaySave Triangle Coupon Book Hi Band Families, How would you like to see a $50 credit in your band account and have a Free coupon book filled with savings for the area?We have ...
    Posted Jul 20, 2018, 8:50 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Pre Camp Reminder #2 The 2018-19 marching band season is only a few days away! Welcome to all new and returning students and their families as we embark on another incredible year of ...
    Posted Jul 19, 2018, 6:13 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Pre Camp Chaperones Still Needed Can you believe Marching Band Season is less than ONE week away?? Making life long friends, feelings of pride as you watch your freshman student march down Jaguar  Park  drive ...
    Posted Jul 17, 2018, 7:43 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Pre Camp Preparations SUMMER PRE-CAMP PREPARATIONS Hello Marching Band Families!  We hope that you are all having a great summer.  We are busy making preparations for band camp and regular season activities ...
    Posted Jul 15, 2018, 2:44 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • NCFC September and October Games Now Posted The September and October games for the NCFC Fundraiser have been posted on the NCFC signup.  You may also reach the signup by clicking on the orange "Volunteer   Signups" button ...
    Posted Jul 12, 2018, 5:29 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • All Aboard the Uniform Express Hello Happy Band Camper FamiliesWe are looking for some extra help with Uniforms the week of Pre Camp - July 23rd - 27th, 6:30-10:00pm.  By no means do ...
    Posted Jul 11, 2018, 10:42 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Please Turn in Marching Band Forms If you have not done so,  please bring completed Marching Band forms to school as soon as possible.Here are the links to the forms if needed:WCPSS Permission ...
    Posted Jul 11, 2018, 10:19 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • GPS Coupon Books Hello Band Families,I hope you are enjoying your summer break.  This is my favorite time of year to pull out my Go Play Save Coupon Book and see what ...
    Posted Jul 9, 2018, 3:49 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Chaperones for Pre-Camp Can you believe Marching Band Season is less than 3 weeks away?? Making life long friends, feelings of pride as you watch your freshman student march down Jaquar Park drive ...
    Posted Jul 8, 2018, 7:59 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • NCFC - Game for 7/21 is now open Band Families,Our NCFC contact has instructed us to open up 7 adult and 7 student spots for the July 21st NCFC game, so it is now unlocked. The game ...
    Posted Jun 27, 2018, 11:54 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • NC State Band Day 2018 Below is an email from the Assistant Director of Bands at NC State. This is a great opportunity for band students to get a taste of a college marching band ...
    Posted Jun 24, 2018, 2:30 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Increased Pay for 7/4 NCFC Game & August Games Posted NCFC still needs 15 more people to work the July 4th game.  The pay for this game will now be $25 per person.  All other July games are now full ...
    Posted Jun 24, 2018, 2:32 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • BandBay Page Cleanup If you have anything listed on BandBay that is no longer applicable, please let website@athensdriveband.com know so that we can remove it from the site.BandBay is a ...
    Posted Jun 23, 2018, 8:29 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • July 2018 PARCC Opportunities (non-TIPS certified) The following 21 shifts at the Raleigh Convention Center can be performed by any adult (over 18) and not be TIPS Certified..   The Performance Arts & Raleigh Convention Center (PARCC) is ...
    Posted Jun 24, 2018, 2:33 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • July 2018 PARCC Training Opportunities PARCC is offering 2 new TIPS training classes in July  The Performance Arts & Raleigh Convention Center (PARCC) is an easy way to earn money towards your band account.   For each ...
    Posted Jun 21, 2018, 8:52 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Spring Banquet and 2018 Graduation Below are the SmugMug gallery links for our last two events of the 2017-2018 school year and a link to our Graduation video gallery.  Remember that our video galleries ...
    Posted Jun 16, 2018, 2:37 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • To Our Graduating Seniors and Parents If you are a graduating senior or parent of a graduating senior, WE WANT TO KEEP IN TOUCHPlease add yourself to our Alumni Email Group, like us on Facebook ...
    Posted Jun 13, 2018, 6:10 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Band Camp Chaperones: July 29 - Aug 3 Band camp will be held from Sunday, July 29th through Friday, August 3rd at NC Wesleyan College in Rocky Mount! If you are interested in chaperoning the week at Band ...
    Posted Jun 13, 2018, 11:00 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Last Chance to Join the Major League! Drum roll, please!..................  We have 146 on the Roster!!   In case you didn't know the Marching Band Registration deadline has been extended to June 12th, 11:59pm!  After June ...
    Posted Jun 12, 2018, 6:20 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band Registration Extended Dear Band Families,  Drum roll, please!..................  We have extended Band Registration!!In case you didn't hear at the banquet, the Marching Band Registration deadline has been extended to FRIDAY ...
    Posted Jun 7, 2018, 5:24 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band Uniforms Hello All,Good luck to everyone with exams and many best wishes to our Seniors you head off to your next chapter in life.  But,  Before you all take off ...
    Posted Jun 5, 2018, 12:26 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band Registration EXTENDED to June 8th Dear Band Families,Marching Band registration is now open. Please register your student for the 2018-19 Marching Band season as soon as possible.  The deadline for registration is June ...
    Posted Jun 4, 2018, 10:08 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • SmugMug Gallery Updates - Latest & Greatest Our Athens Drive Band SmugMug Gallery for 2017-2018 is almost complete.  The last gallery to go up will be for next Tuesday's graduation ceremony - be sure to look ...
    Posted Jun 4, 2018, 9:47 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Register for Marching Band 2018-19 Dear Band Families, It’s not too late! So far, we have more rising seniors in the band than any other class!  Will it stay that way?  Who will be ...
    Posted May 31, 2018, 6:12 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • NCFC July Games Posted Band Families,The July games for the NCFC Fundraiser have been posted on the NCFC signup.  You may also reach the signup by clicking on the  orange "Volunteer Signups" button ...
    Posted May 31, 2018, 6:03 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Let's Eat! Tonight! May 30th Don’t feel like cooking??? Meet us for dinner!!!  Please come out to Tijuana Flats on Wednesday May 30th (tonight)for the band’s next  Lets Eat! fundraiser! WHERE:Tijuana ...
    Posted May 30, 2018, 7:36 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • MB Registration and Spring Banquet Dear Band Families,Below are some updates: specifically, we NEED volunteers to sign up to help with our spring banquet- please see the link below if you can help with ...
    Posted May 27, 2018, 8:04 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Spring Band Banquet June 3rd I know it’s hard to believe but the banquet is in a couple of weekends.  See details below.  Spring Band Banquet:Come and celebrate the end of another Band ...
    Posted May 25, 2018, 4:35 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Band Book Final Collection Dates If you still need to collect your Band Book, I will be distributing them in the band hallway at lunchtime this Friday (25th).  If you can not make this - I ...
    Posted May 23, 2018, 8:57 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Band books at Concert Tonight-May 22 If you haven't received your purchased band book yet, please come to tonight's concert to pick it up.  We will also have band books to sell - $20! I ...
    Posted May 23, 2018, 8:28 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Scrip Order Deadline May 27th at midnight I have had a few requests to place another Scrip order this month.  Submit your Scrip orders by midnight on Sunday, May 27th.  This is for physical gift ...
    Posted May 23, 2018, 8:21 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Update on CMAF - Moving Forward After reviewing the latest forecast, the Cary Music and Arts Festival organizers are optimistic that today's rain will give way to a less wet and rainy Sunday (realizing that ...
    Posted May 19, 2018, 9:35 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Band Updates Thank you to so many committee chair members and board members who came out on Monday and Tuesday nights to support our new marching band families. It was a great ...
    Posted May 17, 2018, 7:19 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Sports Physical Event The below message was forwarded to us by Mr. Seese, the athletic director at Athens. Please see below if you'd like to take advantage of this.Sincerely,Suzanne & Michaele ...
    Posted May 17, 2018, 10:19 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Volunteers still needed for Cary Music and Arts Festival The 6th Annual Cary Music and Arts Festival is less than a week away and we’re still looking for volunteers to help hand out programs, take donations, and ...
    Posted May 14, 2018, 11:51 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Bandbook Update Still waiting to receive your ordered band book yearbook?  I apologize that there has been a delay in getting your book to you.  There was a small mistake in the ...
    Posted May 14, 2018, 6:20 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Physical Forms for Marching Band We have just been made aware that the athletic department is in the process of transitioning to a new school physician and at this time they will be unable to ...
    Posted May 14, 2018, 6:19 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band Registration Marching Band registration is now open. Please register your student for the 2018-19 Marching Band season as soon as possible.  The deadline for registration is June 1st. Besides registering ...
    Posted May 14, 2018, 6:17 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Band BBQ Thank Yous A huge THANK YOU to everyone who helped make this Spring Band BBQ a success! We would like to thank everyone who helped make this BBQ run smoothly throughout the ...
    Posted May 14, 2018, 6:15 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Let's Eat - May 30th @ Tijuana Flats Please come out to Tijuana Flats on Wednesday May 30thfor the band’s nextLet’s Eat!fundraiser! WHERE:Tijuana Flats Tex-Mex (near Trader Joe’s) @ 151 SE ...
    Posted May 14, 2018, 6:13 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Band book - Collection Details The Band Book yearbooks are here and ready to be distributed.  Can't wait to see what you ordered?  If you want a first look before your band student, come ...
    Posted May 14, 2018, 6:11 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Band Parent Booster Meeting May 8th 7.30pm It’s hard to believe, but it’s time for the final Band Parent Meeting of the school year!  Come find out what’s happening with the band program and ...
    Posted May 6, 2018, 7:58 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Volunteers & Refreshments needed. We have our last 2 wonderful concerts of the year coming up at Athens Drive in the next few weeks. The Concert Band and the Jazz Ensemble will perform on ...
    Posted May 2, 2018, 9:03 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Band Parent Booster Meeting May 8th @ 7.30pm Our next parent-booster meeting is Tuesday, May 8th at 7:30pm. There is a lot of excitement ahead - voting on the nominations for the 2018/19 Board, marching band ...
    Posted May 2, 2018, 7:18 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • May 2018 PARCC Opportunities Venue is listed first, Event is listed 2nd and 3rd is the shift time and how many slots are available.  Only 3 events are at the Raleigh Convention Center and ...
    Posted May 2, 2018, 7:16 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Call for Student Accolades If your student is named on the 2017-18 Student Accolades page but is not pictured, please send a picture to website@athensdriveband.com .  If your student is not named ...
    Posted May 2, 2018, 7:13 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Cary Music & Arts Festival - May 20th Please mark your calendars and submit your program shout outs! The 6th Annual Cary Music and Arts Festival returns to Koka Booth Amphitheatre from 3pm to 9pm on Sunday, May ...
    Posted May 2, 2018, 7:09 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • A Car Wash Story..... Once upon a time...Joe Banddad had a very dirty car.  Between dirt from the kids' shoes, hair from the dog, sand from the beach trip, and pollen from EVERYWHERE ...
    Posted Apr 23, 2018, 5:21 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Free Shipping on Band Book ends this Wednesday Night Final reminder that free shipping on Band Book Yearbooks is still available.  The deadline on free shipping is this Wednesday, April 25th after 9pm!  (That's when I have to ...
    Posted Apr 23, 2018, 5:19 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Band Reigistration in Now Live! The marching band registration form is now live and ready for you to fill out. Please see the below link to register your student for the 2018/19 season. DEADLINE ...
    Posted Apr 23, 2018, 5:10 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Attention Senior Parents Every year the band puts together a slide show of our seniors to be shown at the Spring Band Banquet. Each senior also gets a copy to keep. Last weekend ...
    Posted Apr 23, 2018, 5:08 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • BBQ crunch time! Sign-up ASAP We need you! Please sign-up SOONER rather than later if you plan to help out. We have several spots left and we have a HUGE need for delivery drivers ...
    Posted Apr 23, 2018, 5:06 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Please Review Your April Band Statement Please take time to review the band statement for April 2018 that you received today (Thursday).   As we are approaching the end of the school year, please note that all ...
    Posted Apr 19, 2018, 9:00 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • PARCC TIPS Certification Training Offered on April 25th Centerplate (the company that runs the concessions for the Performance Arts & Raleigh Convention Center (PARCC)) is offering TIPS Certification Training on Wednesday, April 25th at 6:30 pm in Room ...
    Posted Apr 18, 2018, 10:39 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Spring Banquet is Coming Come and celebrate the end of another Band year at the annual Spring Band Banquet Celebration!  Everyone is invited - so bring your family and food to share as we recognize ...
    Posted Apr 18, 2018, 8:33 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • 9 Days Left to Order, Pay & Print-Ready Your Bandbook The 2nd anniversary Band Book Yearbook deadline (April 25th) is fast approaching and you might want to get a few things off your to-do list.  My Band Book Yearbook ...
    Posted Apr 16, 2018, 3:19 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Summer Guitar Lessons from Doc Each summer for the past several years I have been offering a series of guitar lessons with great success!  Geared primarily for beginners and moderately proficient students, these lessons have ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2018, 3:16 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • We need our BBQ-ties to help spread the word about BBQ! The Spring Band BBQ is just around the corner, and our local businesses need to know about it! Can you help us spread the word?Being a BBQ-tie is ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2018, 3:13 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • BBQ News We already have orders rolling in for this spring's Band BBQ and we need YOUR help! Please visit our sign-up page and check out some super easy ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2018, 3:10 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Handbook Senior Shout Outs The Band Book Yearbook isn't complete without our special Senior Shout-Out section and we need your seniors!  If your senior was in Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2018, 3:07 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Bandbook count down The Band Yearbook is a great deal at only $20.61 and the deadline to order yours is almost here!  Our Band Book is a collection of fun and candid ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2018, 3:05 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • NCFC Volunteers Needed for April 18th The NCFC Fundraiser still needs several people for the Wednesday, April 18th game.  This is a good opportunity to work and have fun with friends and family while earning money ...
    Posted Apr 12, 2018, 3:02 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Help Needed - Semi Donor Panel We are trying to finalize the text for the donor panel for the semi. We have still not heard from a number of people. Do any of you know who ...
    Posted Mar 26, 2018, 6:08 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • PARCC TIPS Training on April 4th Centerplate (the company that runs the concessions for the Performance Arts & Raleigh Convention Center (PARCC)) is offering TIPS Certification Training on Wednesday, April 4th at 6:30 pm in Room ...
    Posted Mar 23, 2018, 3:56 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Save the Date for BBQ                                                           Save the date for Friday, April 27, 2018!The Athens Drive Band Boosters presentTHE ATHENS DRIVE BAND SPRING BBQ10am - 6pmMasonic Lodge5610 Tryon Rd, RaleighHave fun ...
    Posted Mar 15, 2018, 8:27 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Help needed for concert/Booster Meeting Tues. March 13 7:30pm We are in need of some help assisting the concert band students tying their ties before the concert on Thursday night. Please come to the band room around 6:30pm ...
    Posted Mar 7, 2018, 1:23 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Scrip Orders Due March 10th This is a reminder to submit your Scrip orders by midnight on Saturday, March 10th.  Remember that this is for physical gift cards.  ScripNow e-gift cards can be ordered ...
    Posted Mar 7, 2018, 1:22 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Refreshments Needed For Concerts We have two wonderful concerts coming up at Athens Drive in the next 2 weeks and we need your help! Thanks to our door volunteers, concerts run more smoothly without ...
    Posted Mar 1, 2018, 10:38 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • NCFC Spring Games Are Now Posted It's that time of year again!  The North Carolina FC (NCFC) fundraiser games have now been posted with the season opener on Saturday, March 17th! All games through the ...
    Posted Mar 1, 2018, 10:36 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Openings at PNC Your HELP is needed to Scoop Dippin’ Dots – Due to some last minute cancellations the PNC fundraiser needs your help to fill 5 worker slots for 2 events. With just ...
    Posted Feb 27, 2018, 1:54 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • March Parent Booster Meeting Date Changed Please mark your calendar for next month's booster meeting. We have had to move it to Tuesday, March 13, due to a scheduling conflict with Doc. It will be ...
    Posted Feb 22, 2018, 5:52 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • PARCC Opportunities Here is the March PARCC Events that don't need TIPS Certification.  The rate is $8 per hour. Those interested in volunteering for one of these shifts, needs to send ...
    Posted Feb 16, 2018, 6:48 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Marching Shoes Needed As students are cleaning out their uniform bags this week, please be aware that Winter Percussion is in need of two pairs of used women's marching shoes - a size ...
    Posted Feb 13, 2018, 1:56 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Chamber Concert Sign-up Our 2nd Chamber concert of the year will be held on February 22nd at 7pm. Come and support our wonderful musicians!As always, we will have refreshments after the concert ...
    Posted Feb 13, 2018, 1:52 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • News from Your MB Uniform Committee - Important What a fantastic year to remember.  I know we are all so proud of what the students accomplished this season. Congrats to all our Seniors, we will miss you all ...
    Posted Feb 10, 2018, 10:17 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Yahoo! Mails - SPAM Issue We are aware that some users are experiencing issues with their Yahoo! ADHS Band e-mails being sent to their SPAM folders. This is probably due to an update/change ...
    Posted Feb 10, 2018, 8:51 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Let's Eat - Papa Murphy's Feb 28th Please come out to Papa Murphy’s on Wednesday February 28thfor the band’s nextLet’s Eat!fundraiser! WHERE:Papa Murphy’s Pizza (near Trader Joe’s) @ 161 ...
    Posted Feb 18, 2018, 7:04 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Urgent - Missing Clarinet A student is missing their clarinet. It is an R13 Buffet Clarinet in a black leather case with a Music & Arts tag on it and a metronome inside the case ...
    Posted Jan 28, 2018, 1:20 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Upcoming Events in February The Athens Drive Band is very busy in February.. Come out and support!  Here is a list of what's happening:Tues. Jan. 30- Jazz Band starts, please use this ...
    Posted Jan 28, 2018, 1:17 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Let's Eat @ Jason's Deli - New Date 31st January Please come out to Jason’s Deli on Wednesday January 31st for the band’s nextLet’s Eat!fundraiser! WHERE:Jason’s Deli in Cary (210 Crossroads Blvd Suite ...
    Posted Jan 18, 2018, 9:16 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Student Accolades Did you know that the Website Committee publishes student accolades (see herefor last year’s) on the band’s website?  If you know a student who should be honored ...
    Posted Jan 18, 2018, 9:12 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • How can YOU help the Band We wanted to let you know of some great opportunities that are available for you to become involved and help serve the band. There will be many senior parents graduating ...
    Posted Jan 15, 2018, 1:02 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Let's Eat Fundraiser - Wednesday January 17th Please come out to Jason’s Deli on Wednesday January 17thfor the band’s nextLet’s Eat!fundraiser! WHERE:Jason’s Deli in Cary (210 Crossroads Blvd Suite ...
    Posted Jan 15, 2018, 12:59 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • The Semi is HERE! Great news! The semi pulled into Athens Drive last night! Big Blue is ready for all the adventures that await her!Thanks for everyone's support of the most amazing ...
    Posted Jan 15, 2018, 12:57 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Jazz Band Registration Registration is open for those students wishing to participate in Jazz Band. Rehearsal begins on Tuesday, Jan. 30. Please see the attached information from Doc as well as the schedule ...
    Posted Jan 15, 2018, 12:55 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Shop at Staples to Support Band Please remember to use our band Staples ID when shopping for school supplies for the new semester.  Our Staples number is 2989547704.  If you have any trouble, just give them ...
    Posted Jan 15, 2018, 12:52 PM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Scrip Orders Due by midnight, January 7th This is a reminder to submit your Scrip orders by midnight on Sunday, January 7th.  Remember that this is for physical gift cards.  ScripNow e-gift cards can be ordered ...
    Posted Feb 18, 2018, 7:13 PM by W Kammerer
  • PARCC TIPS Training Opportunity - Thursday, January 11th at 6:30 pm The Athens Drive Band is happy to announce Performing Arts and Raleigh Convention Center (PARCC) TIPS Training on Thursday, January 11th at 6:30 pm in the Band Room. The ...
    Posted Jan 6, 2018, 10:10 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • Let's Eat Event @ Jason's Deli - January 17 Please come out to Jason’s Deli on Wednesday January 17th for the band’s nextLet’s Eat!fundraiser! WHERE:Jason’s Deli in Cary (210 Crossroads Blvd Suite ...
    Posted Jan 3, 2018, 6:59 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
  • SmugMug - Outback Bowl 2018 The Outback Bowl SmugMug gallery is loaded and reorganized for your enjoyment.  Visit throughout this month, as we continue emptying our cameras and are collect & add photos and videos from ...
    Posted Jan 3, 2018, 3:48 AM by Athens Drive High School Band
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