Cougar Band & Guard

Student Updates

Band Updates for Oct. 21 – 26

Weekly Director's Updates Cougar Band & Guardthis week Updates & Announcements A) UIL Regional Marching Contest RESULTS: We received a Sweepstakes, which is a Superior Rating, a ’I’, from all three Judges! Any 5A Band averaging a ‘I’ from the three Judges has...

Itinerary for CSHS vs. Magnolia Game – Oct. 18

6:oo pm Arrive. You can use this time to finish cleaning up instruments and gather your supplies. 6:20 pm Inspection in the Band Hall. Be in full uniform (purple band shirt under uniform) For inspection, you need: instrument, flip folder, lyre, long black socks, black...

UIL Region Contest Oct. 19 Itinerary

Timeline Friday, Oct. 18 Load front ensemble and props during the home game. Can load all instruments on the semi trailer after the game. Saturday, Oct. 19 8:45 am Band hall opens 9:00 am Arrive at CSHS to collect uniform, hat box, etc. 9:30 am Visual run in the...

Band Updates for Oct. 14-19

Updates & Announcements A) CSISD Marching Band Showcase, Tuesday Oct 15th - We will rehearse in the Practice Lot from 4:00 to 6:00 . Move large equipment to the Stadium. 6:30 - Eat and Change into Uniforms. 7:00 Get in the Stands to watch Consol’s Performance...

Itinerary for Lufkin Game Oct. 11

Timeline Bring money for Buccees! Don't forget you will need long black socks, band shoes, gloves, gauntlets, hat, hat wrap, and WATER JUG Friday Morning 6:50 am Stadium Rehearsal 8:00 am Front Ensemble push to Semi 2:00 pm All band students come to the Band Hall for...

Band Updates for Oct. 7 – 12

Updates & Announcements A) Blinn Marching Festival Results! You had another solid performance in the incredible Texas Heat yesterday. Way to push through adverse conditions and perform so well even with the Sun in your eyes and beating down on you. Our Marching...

Cougar Marching Band Checklist

Mr. Dixon created a handy checklist to help you prepare for each type of activity we do, including regular practice, stadium practice, pep rallies, home games, away games, and marching contests. Please refer to this list each time you prepare or pack for band. Click...

Helpful Details for Blinn Marching Contest 10/5/19

Here are some helpful details about this Saturday's contest in Brenham. Because the contest is nearby, we always have many families who make the drive over. It's a fantastic way to support this amazing group of kids. They love to see all the fans in the stands! 1....

Call Time for CSHS vs. Waller Game – 10/4/19

Timeline: 6:00 p.m. Arrive. Get into uniform. Use extra time to finish cleaning up instruments. 6:20 p.m. Inspection in the band hall. Be in FULL UNIFORM. You need the following to pass inspection: Instrument Flip folder Lyre Long black socks Black marching shoes...

Blinn Marching Festival – Saturday, October 5

TIMELINE Friday Night, October 4 Load Front Ensemble and props during the home game. Load all brass on the semi-trailer after the game. Saturday, October 5 REMINDER: BRING WATER JUGS 12:00 p.m. Band Hall opens. Load any instruments. Load any necessary items onto the...

Band Updates for 9/30 to 10/5

Updates & Announcements Big Week this week! I know I say this often….but really it is 🙂 A) Madisonville USBands Results! The Cougar Band received an overall Score of 86.25 on Saturday! That put us in 1st place for our Classification (Group IV), we were also...

Saturday, Sept. 28 Contest Itinerary

U.S. Bands Contest in Madisonville on Saturday, September 28 Breakfast tacos will be provided. Bring your own lunch and snack for the bus if needed. We will stop at Buccees after the contest around 3:15. TIMELINE 8:45 a.m. Band hall opens. Change into show shirt,...

Itinerary for Caney Creek Game

CSHS vs. Caney Creek Game Thursday, September 26 Itinerary: 6:50 a.m. Stadium Rehearsal 8:00 a.m. Front Ensemble push to semi 2:00 p.m. All band students meet in the band hall for 6th period to change into bibbers and finish loading equipment 3:00 p.m. Departure from...

Weekly Band Updates Newsletter

Updates & Announcements Big Week this week! I know I say this often….but really it is 🙂 A) New Rehearsal Schedule - Two Mornings off and now we all have Monday nightand Tuesday Afternoon. This is our new normal until the end of October. Monday Evenings, Tuesday...

Itinerary for Homecoming Game

CSHS Homecoming and Middle School Band Night Itinerary and Call Time 5:30 8th graders eat pizza in the cafeteria 5:45 Inspection in the band hall. Be in full uniform 6:00 Run through a few stand tunes with 8th graders in the band hall (High Hopes / Hand Clap) 6:25...

Sixth Week of School Newsletter

Updates & Announcements 1. 8th Grade Band Night and Homecoming Game is this week!! 40 to 50 Future Cougar Band Members will be joining us this week for our Homecoming Game. Congratulations also to Peyton Faulkner, Skylar Ford and Sean Dudo for being nominated to...

CSHS vs. Huntsville Call Time

CSHS Home Game Itinerary and Call Time September 13, 2019 - CSHS vs. Huntsville 6:00 p.m. Inspection in the band hall. Be in full uniform.  6:15 p.m. Run through a few stand tunes 6:50 p.m. Line up in parade block and march over to stadium 7:30 p.m. Game starts 9:00...

Fifth Week of School Newsletter

Updates & Announcements 1. Our first home game is this week! We’ll send out our Itinerary and call time soon. Since it’s a home game you will provide your own Dinner. I can’t wait to debut our show for the home crowd! We should have the first 2 movements solidly...