Announcements Marching Band

GBS Band Weekly Update 9/17/2023

We really need some parent volunteers! Also see the itinerary for Victor J. Andrew competition.

Schedule for the Week:

Monday, Sep. 18: Marching Band Rehearsal, 5:45pm-9pm
Thursday, Sep. 21: Marching Band Rehearsal, 5:45pm-9pm
Saturday, Sep. 23: Victor J. Andrew Competition, 3:45pm performance, full itinerary here

Director’s Notes!

Hello Band Families!

The Marching Titans had a great performance at the Wheeling competition last night! Congratulations to the percussion section on winning outstanding percussion in our class and second overall for the evening! Thank you to all the equipment volunteers and chaperones for making it a successful performance and a great experience for our students!

We have another competition this weekend at Victor J. Andrew High School. You can view our itinerary for the Victory J. Andrew competition here. If you would like to join us at the competition, you can purchase tickets at this link.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me!

One Band, One Family!

Mr. Brian Boron, Band Director,, 847-486-4437

FOLLOW THE BAND ON INSTAGRAM! Search for “gbsbandprogram” and “gbs_color_guard” to see what’s happening in Band!

We need EVERY family’s participation to make these events successful!!  Please check out the links below and sign up!!

URGENT: Chaperones & Equipment Crew Help Needed!

Victor J. Andrew Competition
(Tinley Park) on 9/23!!

Still Need: 
3 Equipment Crew volunteers
8 Chaperones

Equipment Crew Call Time: 10:45 a.m.Chaperones Call Time: 11:15 a.m.
Band Performance Time: 3:45 p.m.

Click here to volunteer!!

Chaperones: Ride & take attendance on buses, help with uniforms, water distribution & basic first aid.  Help with equipment if needed.

Equipment: Be there for final run through at GBS, load/unload equipment from trucks, drive trucks to competition site, move equipment on/off the field for the performance.

Homecoming Parade
Chaperones Needed!!

Saturday, 9/30
Chaperone Call Time: 8:30 a.m.
6 Volunteers Needed!!

Click here to sign up!!

Equipment Crew Volunteers needed at the football game on 10/13

Click here to sign up!!

Chaperones: Help with uniforms, water distribution, and crowd control.
Equipment Crew: Move equipment on/off the field for the performance.

Thank you to those that volunteered at previous football games!

Student Fundraising

Fun Pasta
Complete instructions on how the fundraiser works can be found here.

Check out these YouTube videos for assistance:
How to set up the app: Click here.
Place app order: Click here.
Additional info: Click here.

For questions, please contact Laura Ashley: