Archive | September, 2021

2021 Tournament Merchandise & Tournament Program ‘Shout Outs’ On Sale Now!!

2021 Tournament Merchandise On Sale Now!
Congratulations to Iris Huang, Junior French horn player, this year’s Tournament Logo Design Contest winner! Tournament T-shirts, hoodies, pins and patches are on sale now. Please click here for the order form. Fill out the form and return it by Friday, Oct. 1, 2021 with either cash or a check payable to MCMF. Turn in your completed forms with payment in the MCMF mailbox next to Ms. Francis’ office. Please contact Joan Schwenker with any questions. She can be reached at Orders will be delivered in the stadium after rehearsal on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2021.

Honor Your 2021 Marching Band Student with a Tournament Shout Out!
New Lower Pricing and More Options! Order a shout out in our MCHS Band Tournament Program today and show your child how proud you are of their hard work in band this year! All Photos are in full color!  Click here for the order form and follow the instructions on the form. Shout Outs due date: September 30, 2021



Great News! Check It Out!

We are excited to announce that an anonymous donor, who appreciates the value of our programs and the impact they can have on our students, has agreed to match up to $5,000 worth of family donations made between September 10, 2021, and the end of the first trimester!  

Mt. Carmel Music relies on family donations to help maintain our excellent and rigorous programming.  Help us unlocked these funds by making a donation today. Donations are welcome as a lump sum or as monthly installments.  To make your suggested family donation by credit card, click on the link or Click on the Donate Now button on the right. 

To pay by check, make your check payable to MCMF (and note your student’s name in the memo line) and mail it to

PO Box 720188
San Diego, CA 92172-0188


Meeting Postponed

Out of respect for Rosh Hashanah, the September 15th mandatory parent meeting is postponed.  The new meeting date is Wednesday, September 29th at 6:15 PM.


Poway Days Parade Info – Saturday September 11th

Poway Days Parade is Saturday, September 11th! Call time 7:45 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  


Band/Uniform Mom Meeting 2021

Band/Uniform Mom Meeting 2021
When: Wednesday September 8, 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Where: Music Room
If you are interested in being a Band Mom or Uniform Mom then please come to the meeting.
We will discuss expectations for the upcoming Poway Days Parade, future Football Games, Field Tournaments, and Parades. And answer any questions you may have.
Hope to see you there!