Friday, March 16, 2018

Percussion Ensemble Today After School 3:30pm-6:30pm


Students with outstanding band fees will need to turn in their fees ASAP.  If fees are not paid or a payment plan is not set up, students WILL NOT be allowed to perform on any of our spring concerts and WILL NOT be allowed to come to the band banquet.  This will result in your child RECEIVING a grade of 0% for all performances missed.  

If you have any questions please email Mr. Gibson.  If you have any questions about your invoice contact Mrs. Kaylor at 

Smart Session Schedule This Week 3-12-18 - 3-16-18

Monday - Flute Choir
Tuesday - Clarinet Choir
Wednesday - Saxophone Choir
Thursday - Wind Ensemble (MPA Sectionals)
Friday - Brass Ensemble

Students must have a note from their teacher to come to these rehearsals. Students will have to report to their teachers first before coming down to the band room.

Winter Guard Competition at Rock Hill High School Saturday 3-17-18



The winter guard will perform at Rock Hill High School in Rock Hill SC on 3-17-18. We will be carpooling to the event. Again, I am very proud of all of the students accomplishments in this ensemble. Here is some important information about the event on Saturday March 17th:


- Students will meet at the school at 8:00am
- Students will rehearse before we depart.
- Guard students will car pool to the event. We will leave FHS at 11:00am.
- Bring money for concessions. We will go out to lunch/dinner after we perform.
- Guard performs at Rock Hill High School at 1:08pm. ($10 admission for parents)
- Award ceremony for Guard is at 4:45pm.
- Students can leave after the performance with a note from their parents.
- Admission is $10 for adults ($8 children 5-12) Children 5 and under are free

Address to Rock Hill High School:

320 W Springdale Rd
Rock Hill, SC 29730

All guard members can leave with their ride after the performance. IF LEAVING EARLY A NOTE WILL BE REQUIRED BY THURSDAYS REHEARSAL. The award ceremony is at 4:45pm. If you have any questions please email or call.

Winter Guard Rehearsal Today 7pm - 9pm

Leadership After School

4th Period Wind Ensemble and Gaston Symphonic Band Concert March 23rd 7:30pm in the FHS Auditorium

4th Period Wind Ensemble will perform with the Gaston Symphonic Band on March 23rd.  The concert is here at FHS.  It starts at 7:30pm.  All students will need to report to the band room by 6:30pm in concert black attire. All 4th period students will receive a grade for this performance. If you have any questions email Mr. Gibson.