Be aware of policies and procedures outlined in the handbook. Make sure these are followed, and that the agreement form is signed and returned.
Ensure that his or her student is present at all band functions.
Encourage behavior that promotes musical development (daily practicing!).
Contact the band director if any questions or issues arise.
Monitor students' care of their instrument. Realize that repair to school-owned instruments can be expensive!
Keep up-to-date on the band schedule of events.
Support his or her student in their musical endeavors, and acknowledge achievement and hard work.
Be willing to provide some assistance at band events. Our wonderful booster club provides most assistance, but we may occasionally need some extra hands! Willing volunteers are always invited to e-mail the director!