We are so excited to present our Band-A-Thon Donation Fundraiser! This is a fundraiser directly related to the very heart of what we’re about. Here’s how it works: AMS band students and parents are asked to collect donations from friends and family now through Friday, February 17, 2023. As a culminating celebration, students will haveContinue reading “Band-a-thon 2023”
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Fall Fundraiser 2022!
Hello AMS Band Parents and Families, It’s that time of year again! AMS Band Butter Braid Fundraiser starts Wednesday, November 9th through Monday, November 21st! I am excited to share that we are partnering again with Legacy Fundraising Partners to raise money for our Band Boosters and the 8th Graders Carowinds Spring Trip. This fundraiser includesContinue reading “Fall Fundraiser 2022!”
Band Boosters Meeting Oct 3, 2022 7p
Please join us for the first band boosters meeting of the year on Monday October 3 at 7p in the bandroom. We’ll discuss butterbraids, concerts, field trips, competitions, and more. Looking forward to seeing everyone there!
Canceled: January 11, 2021 Band Boosters Meeting
Sorry for the last minute notice but we are cancelling tonight’s meeting and will see everyone again February 8. In the meantime, if you are reading this and have a student that will be continuing in band at AMS, we are actively looking for at least 1-2 new faces to be on the board nextContinue reading “Canceled: January 11, 2021 Band Boosters Meeting”
2020 Fundraisers End—Updates
SmartMusic The SmartMusic fundraiser exceeded our expectations. Thanks to the awesome support of our parents and community, after fees we were able to raise $2,621! Our goal was $1,600, with the actual cost of SmartMusic being $3500. Bandboosters will cover the outstanding cost. Thank you to everyone for helping all our students to have access toContinue reading “2020 Fundraisers End—Updates”
Fall Fundraiser Begins!
Just in time for the holidays, we are offering an exciting fundraiser that benefits all of our band students. This year we will be selling Butter Braids (various flavors of frozen pastry) and Larry’s Coffee! Sales start Monday, November 16 and conclude Friday, November 27. Money raised from this sale will be used for theContinue reading “Fall Fundraiser Begins!”
Events are limited this year, but we do have the opportunity to be involved in MPA! Solos, duets and small ensembles are allowed and entries will be rated. This is a wonderful opportunity to prepare for All District Band auditions (in January) and to get feedback to improve. Deadline for submissions is October 12, 2020.Continue reading “MPA Submissions”
Band Booster Meeting: October 2020
Curl up in your jammies, get a hot toddy and get ready for our next Band Booster meeting! It’s tomorrow evening – (Monday, October 12th 2020) @7pm. The link for the meeting is: October Band Meeting Looking forward to seeing you there!
Smart Music Donations
This Covid school situation is hard, isn’t it? Hopefully you and your family are developing a routine by now and starting to get into your stride. At the very least, I hope that you are enjoying hearing your child making some great music. Or for those with beginning band kids, some interesting sounds! Teaching aContinue reading “Smart Music Donations”
Don’t Forget Amazon Smile
Don’t forget to link your Amazon account to Apex Middle School Band Boosters. Once you do, every time you shop through Amazon Smile, a donation will be made to the Boosters, supporting your budding musicians!