BAND CAMP 2023 IS COMING!
Band Camp is REQUIRED for all members. If someone has a small conflict, appointment, etc., please let the directors know so they can plan accordingly. All Band Camp sessions will meet at the EHS Performing Arts Center.
For Percussion specific summer schedule, see the Summer Percussion page.
BAND CAMP SCHEDULE
July 19 - 9:30AM - 3PM: Drum Majors, Section Leaders, Officers, Colorguard
July 20 - 7:30AM - 11:30AM: Drum Majors, Section Leaders, Freshmen/New Members, Colorguard, Percussion
July 20 - 6PM - 8PM: Band Family Picnic - El Oso Grande Park
July 21 - 7:30AM - 4:30PM: Drum Majors, Section Leaders, Freshmen/New Members, Colorguard, Percussion
July 22 - 7:30AM - 4:30PM: ALL MEMBERS
July 24 - 7:30AM - 4:30PM: ALL MEMBERS - Beach Day
July 25 - 7:30AM - 4:30PM: ALL MEMBERS - Anything BUT a water bottle day (but please, make sure you bring plenty of water)
July 26 - 7:30AM - 3:30PM: ALL MEMBERS - Twin Day
July 26 - 5:30PM - 7:30PM: PEP BAND NIGHT!!
July 27 - 7:30AM - 4:30PM: ALL MEMBERS - BBQ Dads or Soccer Moms Day
July 28 - 7:30AM - 4:30PM: ALL MEMBERS - Dress like Snowden or Sayre Day
July 29 - 9AM - 12PM: ALL MEMBERS (Parent Meeting in PAC at 9 and student performance ~10:30) - School Spirit Day (wear your eldo gear)
Students are on their own for lunch from 11:30-12:30 each day of band camp. Students may either bring their lunch or bring money to purchase lunch off-campus.
BAND CAMP UPDATES
Check this section for the most up-to-date information during Band Camp.
WHAT DO I BRING TO BAND CAMP?
A good attitude, a willingness to learn, and an expectation of fun!
Band instrument in excellent playing condition.
Beach towel to sit on/put instrument on.
Tennis/athletic - NO sandals or flip-flops.
Wear cool, light colored clothing. APS dress code is enforced!
Sunscreen and hat.
LOTS of water. Mark containers with student's last name.
Black pep band folder (sold at band camp) and a pencil.
Reeds, mouthpieces, sticks and mallets as required by the Director.
Color Guard: supplied flags and rifles as required by the Director.
Sack lunch or money to buy lunch at nearby restaurants.