Bands Of America Marching Championships

We are proud to announce that the Trojan Pride will be returning to the Bands of America Grand National Championships for only the 4th time in school's history. 2013 marked the first year that the Trojan Pride ever competed at this prestigious contest, proudly making semi-finals in their first showing. The Trojan Pride looks to extend this streak and improve upon placement and overall score. A general itinerary for this trip is posted below.

General Trip Itinerary

Wednesday - Early Luggage Check In. Load and depart. Meals enroute. Hotel Check In.
Thursday - Rehearsal. Watch bands perform for part of the day.
Friday  - Preliminary Performance in the morning. Afternoon Rehearsal. Semi-Finalists Announced.
Saturday - Morning rehearsal. Semi-Finals Performance. Awards ceremony. Finals.
Sunday - breakfast, depart for Jenks, arrival late evening.

Complete and detailed itinerary will be provided in late October.

RULES OF CONDUCT FOR OVERNIGHT TRIPS

Payment Information

Opt In/Opt Out Forms

The cost of the trips to Indianapolis is estimated to be $1,200. There will be five draws (payments) beginning in June and continuing through October in preparation for this fall trip. Specific dates for draws, payments due, and amounts are listed on the Opt In/Opt Out Form. All information, payment deadlines, and criteria were included on the form. Opt In/Opt Out Form

Payment Schedule

Each payment listed in the Opt In contract is required to be in full and on time in order for students to participate in summer rehearsals, pre-band, and school rehearsals. Students and parents should be thoroughly familiar with the Trip Fund and High School Band Handbook Policies.

Payment Due Date Amount Trip Balance
06/28/2024 $240.00 $.  240.00 of $1,200.00
07/30/2024 $240.00 $   480.00 of $1,200.00
08/30/2024 $240.00 $.  720.00 of $1,200.00
09/30/2024 $240.00 $.  960.00 of $1,200.00
10/30/2024 $240.00 $ 1,200.00 of $1,200.00

 

Payments may be made online through the trip account or a check mailed to:

Jenks Band Parents
P.O. Box 425
Jenks, OK 74037-0425

Your child will not be allowed to travel to Grand Nationals if full payment is not received by October 30, 2024.

For more information, families should refer to the high school band handbook and trip fund policy. Students and parents who have questions about this may also email Mr. Hillock.

Chaperone Information

Parents wishing to serve as chaperones for overnight trips will be required to go through the application process with the Jenks Band Parents Organization. Information, applications, and deadlines will be made available at a later date. Deadlines for the Prosper, TX trip and the Indianapolis trip may be different dates. Applications and deadlines will be made available in early July.

Chaperone Handbook
 

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For more information, families should refer to the high school band handbook and trip fund policy. Students and parents who have questions about this may also email Mr. Hillock.

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