Poway Days Parade is Saturday, September 10th

Poway Days Parade is Saturday, September 10th! Call time 8:00 AM at Poway Road & Pomerado Road in the Smart & Final Parking Lot.

Attire: Summer Uniform for this event: Red Polo, Black shorts with a pocket to hold a water bottle or fanny pack (hydration pack is also acceptable), White Crew Socks (no logos), and White Tennis Shoes. No hats, headscarves, or jewelry are allowed, but sunglasses are acceptable. Leave your instrument case in your parent’s car. Only bring what you need to play your instrument to the parking lot.

Parents: Drop off your student at the “Smart & Final” parking lot. Corner of Poway Road and Pomerado Road. Then drive over to Community Road and Poway Road (take Twin Peaks road to Community to avoid Poway Road shut down) and park in the Aldi/Harbor Freight lot to pick up your student after the Parade. Families are encouraged to watch the parade and cheer on the band. The best viewing spots are near the announcer’s booth. The Parade starts at 9:00 AM and finishes by approximately 11:00-11:30 AM

This year our tentative position in the parade is 43!  



Calling ALL Music Program Parents… The SAT Program NEEDS YOU!

Calling ALL Music Program Parents… The SAT Program NEEDS YOU!
Please come to an Orientation Meeting Wed. Sept 7th at 6:30 pm in the Band Room to learn about the SAT Program- 
how it works, how it raises money for all aspects of the Mt Carmel Music Program, and how it earns you money towards your Family Donation 
(or add to it). Mark your calendars now and see you on the 7th.
Also, please fill in this short poll: SAT Volunteer Poll

Football Game: MCHS Varsity vs Central Union Band Participation Cancelled

Hey everyone! The start time of the football game was moved up an hour to 6:00 pm. Due to Band logistics and time, the Band will not be performing pep tunes in the stadium during the game. Therefore, no volunteers will be needed for tomorrow’s game on August 19th. Apologies for the late notification.


Band Camp Concert and Potluck

The Band Camp Concert and Potluck will be Friday beginning at 6:00 pm (Not 5 pm as mentioned in an earlier email) in the Lunch Quad. For the Potluck the following sections bring the following items:

Brass Instruments – Side Dishes
Woodwinds – Entrees
Color Guard – Desserts
Percussion – Salads
The Band Camp Concert will be at 7:00 pm next to the Lunch Quad.