8th Grade Updates

October 14, 2010

Updates for the RJHS 8th Grade Band will be posted on this site. They will all be filed under the 8th Grade link above as to avoid any confusion between the two groups.

Quincy Address

October 14, 2010

Quincy Senior High School is located at 1416 Maine St, Quincy Illinois. Hope to see you there!

Here’s the tentative Quincy itinerary. Some details may change slightly as details come in.

8:45-Load
9:00-Depart
12:00-Arrive at Quincy High School
12:30-Eat
1:15-Suit up
2:00-Parade Step off
3:00-Get out of uniform
6:00-Field competition begins
6:45-Suit up
7:30-Warm up
8:00-Field Performance
We will stay in uniform after performance
9:45-Awards presentation with all bands on the field
10:00-Change out of uniform and load
10:15-Depart
1:00-Arrive home

Lunch will be provided. Dinner is at the concession stand on your own.

Night Rehearsal/Parent Night

October 12, 2010

The band will be holding a night rehearsal on Thursday, Oct 14th in preparation for our competition in Quincy on Saturday. It will also be our third annual parent night. The band will be performing the show at 6:15 for parents and well wishers, and then the run of the show, parents and anyone else will be invited onto the field to march the show with their student! We have a great time with this every year and we hope to see you there!

Coming soon…

Homecoming Itinerary

October 6, 2010

Itinerary for Homecoming

Thursday
4:45 Call
5:30 Step off
We will be playing the pep rally at the conclusion of the parade. It will last roughly an hour.

Friday
5:00-Call on the field
5:50-Eat
6:30-Dress
6:50-March to field
7:15-Pregame
8:30ish-Halftime
You are dismissed after you change.

Here is the schedule for the rest of marching season. Itineraries to follow:
10/4-Showcase of Bands at Rock Island High School
10/7-Homecoming Parade and Assembly
10/8-Homecoming Game
10/14-Night Rehearsal (Parent Night)
10/16-Quincy Competition

The Rockridge band site will now receive frequent updates again, so please check back here for upcoming events!