Posts made in August, 2014

Marching Band Attendance

Attendance for all rehearsals and performances are mandatory.  Performances include Friday night games, Saturday competitions, pep-rallies, parades, and any additional events listed on the band calendar.  Being absent from school does not excuse missing an after-school rehearsal.  Please communicate absences through written documentation, email, and/or phone message.   If you need to communicate an absence, via email Mr. Echols at  brent.echols@tylerisd.org or leave a phone message on his office phone at  903-262-2005.   Absences must be communicated with a band director before the...

Read More

March-a-thon

The award-winning Robert E. Lee Red Raider Marching Band will be providing a parade for the neighborhoods surrounding Golden Park on Saturday, August 16th.   This is an opportunity for us to entertain some of our neighborhoods and to raise funds for the 2014-15 school year.   The March-a-thon will help pay for band expenses including the spring trip, band banquet and competitive marching season.   THE ROUTE:  The 5 mile trek begins on the south side of Golden Park on McDonald Rd. and ends at Moore Middle School.  At the conclusion of the route, we will have a short performance of...

Read More