The Word…November 27-December 2

After School  Rehearsal Schedule

Sectionals are:

Woodwinds: Monday 2:45-3:30

Brass: Wednesday 2:45-3:30

Percussion: Thursday 2:45-3:30


Chicago Trip

You will receive an invoice from the Band Boosters for how much you still owe. The total cost of the trip is $450. If you still owe band fees, those will be deducted from your Band Booster trip discount.


Band Pictures

If you have not had your individual photo taken for the composite, please call Rose Photography to schedule a time: (419) 825-5082


Christmas Parade: Saturday, December 2

Report time: 8:45 AM to get dressed in uniforms with Santa hats

First bus leaves: 9:15 AM

The parade begins at 10:30 AM. It begins at Swanton Middle School and ends at the Swanton Elementary. We will bus there and back. We will need volunteers afterward to help with concessions for the Christmas in Swanton Craft Show.


Christmas Basket Themes:

Freshmen: Christmas 5th: Family Fun

Sophomores: Movie 6th: Winter Wonderland

Juniors: Candy 7th: Warm Winter Drinks (Coffee/Hot Cocoa)

Seniors: Lottery Ticket 8th: Christmas Cheer

Pep Band

All students are required to participate in 3 of the 4 pep band performances 2nd and 3rd quarter, for a total of 6 games. Please wear purple or Swanton shirts and jeans. Report times will be provided on the Word each week. Students who participate in all pep bands will receive a patch or a pin at the end of the year awards banquet. Students playing basketball must attend the games they do not play.


2nd Quarter Dates

Monday 12/4 vs Fayette (girls)

Friday 12/8 vs Evergreen (boys)

Friday 1/5 vs Delta (girls)

Thursday 1/11 vs Archbold (boys)


3rd Quarter Dates

Friday 1/19 vs Bryan (boys)

Thursday 1/25 vs Evergreen (girls)

Friday 2/2 vs PH (boys)

Thursday 2/15 vs Liberty Center (girls)


Dates to Remember

Christmas Parade Saturday 12/2

Pep Band Monday 12/4

Pep Band Friday 12/8

Holiday Concert Sunday 12/10


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