GMEA District Honor Band 2019

February 14 - 16, 2019

Itinerary

Hotel: Springhill Suites

        155 General Lee Dr.

        Ringgold, GA 30736

        706-935-2525

HOTEL FEE PER STUDENT (DUE BY FEBRUARY 6th):  $70

High School Band Member Rehearsal Site:

Heritage High School, 3960 Poplar Springs Rd., Ringgold, GA 30736

Junior High School Band Member Rehearsal Site:

Ringgold High School, 29 Tiger Trail, Ringgold, GA 30736

DIRECTOR CONTACT INFO (in case of emergency)

Chris Carr - 404-667-4057

Neal Bright - 770-304-6935

Maria Menendez - 770-330-0678

Thursday, February 14

11:30AM         Load buses at Carrollton HS

11:45PM         Load buses at Carrollton JrHS

12:00PM         Depart for Ringgold - Lunch en Route (~$10)

2:30PM                 Bowling in Dalton

4:00PM                 Dinner - Cracker Barrel, Dalton (~$10)

5:30PM                 Depart for JrHS rehearsal at Ringgold HS

6:15PM                 Depart for HS rehearsal at Heritage HS

6:30PM                 Junior High  School Rehearsals start

7:00PM                 High School Rehearsals start.

8:30PM                Junior High  School Rehearsals END

        9:00PM                High School Rehearsals END

9:00PM                 Pick up JrHS students from Ringgold HS

9:15PM                 Pick up HS students from HeritageHS

        10:00PM        Return to the hotel and check in

        10:30PM         Lights Out

Friday, February 15

        6:00AM                Rise and Shine

        7:00AM                 Breakfast in the hotel

        8:00AM                Depart for JrHS rehearsal at Ringgold HS

        8:30AM                Depart for HS rehearsal at Heritage HS

        8:30AM                Junior High  School Rehearsals Start

        9:00AM                High School Rehearsals begin

        11:30AM                Junior High  School Rehearsals Start LUNCH

        11:30AM                Pick-up JrHS students from Ringgold HS

        12:00PM        Pick-up HS students from Heritage HS

        12:20PM        Lunch - Fast Food (~$10)

        1:15PM                Depart for JrHS rehearsal at Ringgold HS

        1:35PM                Depart for HS rehearsal at Heritage HS

        1:30PM                 MS Rehearsals Resume

2:00PM                 HS Rehearsal Resume

4:30PM                Pick-up JrHS students from Ringgold HS

        5:00PM                Pick-up HS students from Heritage HS

        5:30PM                Dinner - Ryans or something similar(~$15)

          6:15PM                Depart for JrHS rehearsal at Ringgold HS

        6:35PM                Depart for HS rehearsal at Heritage HS

        6:30PM                MS Rehearsals Resume

7:00PM                 HS Rehearsal Resume

7:30PM                 Directors Meeting – at Heritage High School

8:30PM                 MS Rehearsals End

9:00PM                 HS Rehearsal End

9:00PM                Pick-up JrHS students from Ringgold HS

        9:30PM                Pick-up HS students from Heritage HS

10:00PM        Arrive back at the hotel

10:30PM        Lights Out

Saturday, February 16

        6:00AM                Rise and Shine

        7:00AM                 Breakfast in the hotel (Check Out of Hotel)

        8:00AM                Depart for JrHS rehearsal at Ringgold HS  (we will check out, bring all stuff with you)

        8:30AM                Depart for HS rehearsal at Heritage HS   (we will check out, bring all stuff with you)

        8:30AM                Junior High  School Rehearsals Start

        9:00AM                High School Rehearsals begin

11:30AM         MS Lunch Break  (parents please pickup for lunch at Ringgold High School)

12:00PM         HS Lunch Break  (parents please pickup for lunch at Heritage High School)

ALL CONCERTS WILL BE AT RINGGOLD HIGH SCHOOL

        1:30PM                Junior High  School - Report to designated warm-up locations  (parents drop off)

2:00PM         Junior High  School Concerts Begin  (you may leave with your parent as soon as your band is finished)

3:30PM                High School - Report to designated warm-up locations  (parents drop off)

4:00PM                 High School Concerts Begin  (you may leave with your parent as soon as your band is finished)

Parent Itinerary At a Glance

Saturday, February 16th

8:30 a.m.        Leave Carrollton for Ringgold GA.

11:30 a.m.         Junior High  School Parents meet child at Ringgold HS. 

                Pack up luggage items from the bus

                Go to Lunch

12:00 p.m.         High School Parents meet child at Heritage HS

Pack up luggage items from the bus

                Go to Lunch

ALL CONCERTS WILL BE AT RINGGOLD HIGH SCHOOL

        12:30 p.m.         Junior High  School - Report to designated warm-up locations  (parents drop off)

1:00 p.m.         Junior High  School Concerts Begin  (you may leave with your parent as soon as your band is finished)

3:30 p.m.        High School - Report to designated warm-up locations  (parents drop off)

4:00 p.m.         High School Concerts Begin  (you may leave with your parent as soon as your band is

finished)

Items to Pack

Additional Items to Remember

DHB Bus Permission Form and Emergency Contact

Please return with $70 by February 8th, 2019

Student Name:  _________________________________________

Parent Name: __________________________________________

Emergency Contact Number(s): _____________________________________________________________

Medical Concerns / Medications:

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I GIVE MY CHILD PERMISSION TO ATTEND THE DISTRICT 7 HONOR BAND WEEKEND AND ALL OF THE EVENTS INVOLVED,  INCLUDING RIDING THE BUS AND STAYING IN A HOTEL OVERNIGHT.  I WILL MAKE SURE THAT I AM THERE SATURDAY FEBRUARY 17TH TO PICK THEM UP AND ATTEND THEIR PERFORMANCE.

Parent Signature:  _____________________________________________       Date: _____________________