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"Common Times" Weekly Newsletter 10/18-10/22

Greetings Wildcat Band Family!

I hope everyone has had a wonderful Fall Break and is well rested and ready to go. We have quite a few events coming up the next couple of weeks so please review the schedules below to be your student is where the need to be. Mr. Jones will be available at parent teacher conferences this Wednesday, October 20th. However, due to all-region orchestra auditions on Monday, October 25th Mr. Jones will not be available at conferences. If you wish to meet with him, please send an email to schedule an alternate time or join us on October 20th. Mr. Fernandez will not be available either night. If you wish to speak with him, please email him to setup an alternate time to meet.


Friday, October 22nd - Pep band to play at away game in Rogers with the Fulbright Band. Students will be bussed to and from the game. This is an AMAZING opportunity for us to collaborate with our peers at Fulbright AND to get to represent Bentonville Schools at the away game! Full Itinerary Here

  • Students will be fed before leaving from the band boosters

  • Attire: Band shirt and comfortable pants. Wear layers as it will be in the 50's

  • *Pep Band = 8th Grade Band Required. 7th graders who attended summer rehearsals are welcome to participate and need to let Mr. Jones know ASAP so we have enough food for dinner

Tuesday, October 26th - Jazz and 8th Grade Band Concert at WJHS.

  • Attire is concert black

  • Location is WJHS Gymnatorium

  • Photoshoot will begin at 5:15 for all 8th grade band and jazz band members

  • Activity Doors will