Band Is Important to Your Child
Show you care about what is important to them
Strengthen your relationship with your child
Enhance your child's experience
Be a positive role model for your child
Get to know other parents whose children have similar interests to your child’s
Be a positive role model for the students in the program
Reap the Financial Benefits
Fill A Gap
Have fun, help your student, and help the program while you earn money to pay for your individual child’s band fees
It takes a village
A little goes a long way
Everyone has something to offer
Your child will benefit
You'll feel good
Volunteering is Easy!
Examples of How You Can Help
It doesn’t have to be “all or nothing”
All levels and types of involvement
Help from home
Help at events
Help with fundraisers
Be part of the Band Booster Club
– Attend meetings to voice your thoughts
– Join the Band Booster Board
Find the spot and level that works for you
What can I do for 5-6 hours?
Help at an away game with chaperoning or pit crew
Work on props
What can I do for a full day
Chaperone at a band event, camp or competition
Are there consistent or ongoing role?
Chick-fil-A tent at home football games
Football game chaperone
Football game pit crew
Become the team seamstress
Band board member
I can only do something from home
Wash uniforms or water bottles
Make or donate food for one of the student meals or recruitment events
Help create marketing and communications materials
Work on props
What can I do for 30-60 minutes?
Serve food at band event
Sort music in the band room
Move a piece of equipment up to the field for a Friday football game
Fill water jugs on a Friday night
Pick up Chick-fil-A food for a Friday football game
Pick up lunch/dinner for band event, camp or competition
What can I do for 1-3 hours
Chaperone at a band event, rehearsal or camp
Help with uniform fittings
Help at a home game with Chick-fil-A or pit crew
What can I do for 3-4 hours?
Chaperone at a home game
Work on props
Drive a flag sales team
Family and Friends night
Thursday March 30, 2017
8:20 pm in the Auxiliary Gym
Our Winter Guard and Winter Drum Line will be hosting their 2017 edition of Family and Friends Night. We know that many of you are unable to travel to the shows to see these groups perform, so we are bringing their performances to you! Both groups have worked tirelessly on their shows and would love your support for their great seasons
We love music
Rehearsals will be conducted with a positive attitude in a pleasant atmosphere. Students will be focused, energetic and relaxed in order to achieve the outstanding results desired. The director and staff will be organized and efficient through careful planning and goal setting. These qualities will make the experience enjoyable and productive for student and staff alike.
Director Of Bands - Mark Kinzer
Mark has been working with bands and their kids for over 20 years and is considered one of the premeir music educators and education management professionals in the United States. Under Marks watchful eye and guidance, the Ravenwood band program has grown and flourished to a nationally recognized band program. The program has more than doubled since Mark’s arrival to over 170 students while performance accomplisments keep pace.
Assistant Director of Bands - Brant Poindexter
Fan? Drop a note!
We have made most of our forms fillable online!! We are using Google Forms to obtain most of the needed information from our band families. Your cooperation with filling out each form is much appreciated. It should take no longer than 15 minutes to fill out all of the forms.