Friday, 10/7/17Field Practice - 2:00Pizza Dinner - $5Bus Leaves @ 5:00Please complete and submit the form below. It is very important that we have your contact information.All Band and Drill Team members must have all forms completed and handed in by the first day of school.Any student who does not have the forms in is not cleared to participate.All forms are available in the school office."Pay to Participate" formPhysical forms (packets 1, 2)Health History FormFirst Home Game and Field PracticeOur next field practice is on Friday, October 6.Students will meet in the Music Room at 2 p.m.We will then take the field for half time show rehearsal.Pizza/water - $5.Students will have 3rd quarter off and are invited to the concession stand at that time.Fall Football Schedule (please note that not all games are on Friday nights)
Football Varsity Schedule Type Time Opponent Location Comments Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 Practice (off-site) 9:00AM Away vs. Keansburg Keansburg High School No Band Friday, Sep 1, 2017 Scrimmage 7:00PM Point Pleasant Beach New Egypt High School No Band Friday, Sep 8, 2017 Game 7:00PM Maple Shade New Egypt High School 1st game of the season
2:00 Field Practice
Pizza Dinner $5 Saturday, Sep 16, 2017 Game 11:00AM Away vs. Gloucester Catholic Gloucester Catholic High School Bring money for concession stand Friday, Sep 22, 2017 Game 7:00PM Palmyra New Egypt High School
2:00 Field Practice
Pizza Dinner $5 Thursday, Sep 28, 2017 Game 7:00PM Robbinsville New Egypt High School 2:45 Field Practice Pizza Dinner - $5 Friday, Oct 6, 2017 Game TBD Away vs. Burlington City Burlington City High School 2:00 Field Practice Pizza Dinner $5 Friday, Oct 20, 2017 Game 7:00PM Riverside New Egypt High School 2:00 Field Practice Homecoming & Senior Night Pizza Dinner $5 Saturday, Oct 28, 2017 Game 11:00AM Away vs. Haddon Heights Haddon Heights High School Bring money for concession stand Friday, Nov 3, 2017 Game 7:00PM Away vs. Florence Township Memorial Florence Township Memorial High School 2:00 Field Practice Pizza Dinner $5 Wednesday, Nov 22, 2017 Game 7:00PM Away vs. Bordentown Regional Bordentown Regional High SchoolOur halftime show theme will be "QUEEN"(no, not Queen Elizabeth of England. Queen, the rock group!)To listen to the music for the halftime show, go to JW Pepper.com.Click on Marching band, and search for the following songs:Bohemian Rhapsody #2462596Crazy Little Thing Called Love #2462588Under Pressure #10593131If you click on the "view" icon, you are able to see the score as the music plays and you can follow your part in the music.Congratulations to our new student leaders:Drum MajorsDavid MarshallKenny LeoneSection LeadersBrass - Dylan ZawadaWoodwinds - Nettie DiDonatoPercussion - Zach DancerBand practices during A-1. Field Practices will be on game days (Thursday or Friday). If the game is on Saturday, band will have field practice on Friday.When football season is over, the Concert Band will rehearse and there will be no more field practice. As we get closer to concert dates, there will be 2-3 after school practices to include our MATES, PAA and NEMS band members.Students who wish to be in the Band but could not fit it into their schedules,should see Mr. Grotto to set up after-school practice times.Welcome to the 2017 - 2018 School YearThis is a course for credit and you will receive a grade.Grading Policy25% - Daily Grade25% - Performances25% - Improvement25% - Behavior/AttitudeOur Staff:Band Director: Mr. D. GrottoDrill Team Director: Dr. K. ChesmelAssistant Director: Mr. K. BeereAll students must be prepared for all games and parades.You need to be in full uniform.This includes black socks for band members.You also need all of your music, a flip folder, and a lyre.Please email me with any questions that you may have.Hello Warrior Band and Drill Team:My name is Mr. Grotto (Mr. G.) and I am the Director of Bands at New Egypt High School. Although I have met most of you already, I want to take this opportunity to officially welcome you to the 2017-2018 season. I look forward to working with you as the year progresses.Please feel free to share your ideas on improving our program.Although we have a small band right now, I believe it will continue to grow. I welcome your thoughts on how to increase membership. Just remember: quality is just as important as quantity.Remember to show your Warrior Pride!Please check the Music Department Home Page and the calendar page.