Important Announcements

October 22, 2018


Oct 27th Peach State, Rome


      LUNCH is provided.

      12:30 pm  load truck

        1:45 pm  Announcements

        2:00 pm  load buses

        2:20 pm  leave DHS

        4:00 pm  arrive and check in/ unload, dress

        5:05 pm  Warm up area

        6:00 pm  Perform

        6:10 pm  back to truck, load equipment and change

        7:00 pm  watch bands

        9:30 pm  awards

      10:30 pm  load buses

      12:00 am  Arrive DHS

      12:40 am  dismissed

   October 11, 2018


     From Mr. Henry:  HEY BAND!!! Here is your schedule for the Oct 20th contest @ Gordon Central HS


     LUNCH not provided. Bring $$$ for dinner.

    11:30 am load truck
    12:45 pm meet at DHS, announcements
     1:00 pm load buses
     1:20 pm leave DHS
     2:00 pm arrive Gordon Central, check in, unload truck, change 
     3:30 pm warm up
     4:40 pm perform
     4:50 pm change, load truck
     5:30 pm dinner @ concession stand, bring $$$
     6:00 pm watch bands (Southeast plays at 6:00p)
     7:00 pm exhibition performance – Gordon Central
     7:45 pm awards
     9:00 pm leave for Dalton
     9:30 pm arrive at DHS
   10:30 pm dismiss

October 2, 2018

Congrats to band students who have certified in Student Leadership for 2018-19!! These students have completed the Leadership Effectiveness Training workshop and examination. (Not listed in particular order)

Drum Major                                                                       Battery
Alejandro Lopez                                                                    Ripken Walker – Captain
Cristian Vergara                                                                     Fransisco Gomez - Captain

                                                                                                 Fernando Munguia - Lieutenant 

Colorguard                                                                         Malik Coleman - Sergeant
Laura Perez -Captain                                                              
Vivi Huijon - Captain                                                             
Front Ensemble
Halea Rice - Captain                                                             Hillary Dong - Captain

                                                                                                 Guy Hartline - Captain

Flute                                                                                      Saxophone
Brissa Fraire - SL                                                                   Adrian Garnica - SL
Maria Sanchez - SL                                                               Morgan Hurlock - LT
Naomi Paniagua - SL                                                            Andrea Magana - LT
Alejandra Sanchez - SL
Maryellen Hagberg - SL                                                       

                                                                                                 Mahliq Waters - SL

Clarinet                                                                               Hanssen Jimenez - SL
Lesly Medina - SL                                                                  Kevin Cortez - SL
Hazey Magana - SL                                                               Dana Mazariegos - SL
Litzy Orozco - SL                                                                   
Sarah Wakeman - SL                                                           
Enedina Tapia - SL                                                                 Tristan Peters - SL
Amy Lozada - SL                                                                    Dakota Griggs - SL                                                              
Francisca Moreno - SL                                                          Demi Lentz - LT 


Mellophone                                                                        Tuba 
Lawrence Rich- SL                                                                 Owen Hallman - SL
Maria Martinez - SL                                                                                                                       

September 27, 2018

Competition Schedule for Northgate (Newnan, GA)

      on October 6th, 2018

        Lunch is not provided 


        1:00  pm    Arrive at DHS, load truck

        1:15  pm    Buses arrive

        1:30  pm    Load buses

        1:45  pm    Leave DHS for Northgate 

        4:00  pm    Check in, eat, unload, dress

        5:45  pm    Warm up

        6:30  pm    Perform 

        6:45  pm    Change and load truck

        7:50  pm    Watch AAAA performances

        9:15  pm    Awards Ceremony

       10:00 pm   Leave Northgate

       12:00 am   Arrive at DHS, unload truck, dismiss

         Check back for any further updates or changes, if made.

September 1, 2018

 1.  Competition dates for 2018 have been announced:

               Sept 15th - Saturday practice (manditory)

                              - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

                              - one meal provided

              Oct 6th Northgate High School, Newnan

              Oct 22nd Gordon Central High School, Calhoun

              Oct 27th Peach State, Rome

  2. Parents - We still need Bus Chaperones for our Away Games.

      Our next away game is this Friday, Sept 7th.  Please sign up to volunteer

      You can sign up here  

  3. Don't Forget the Peanut Fundraiser - Forms and money due Sept 7th.

  4. We have partnered with Papa John's Pizza to help raise money for our Band.

      If you Order online during the dates below, then the Dalton Catamount Band

      receives 20% back. You can also receive 20% OFF your order.  See flyer for

      details.       Sept 3rd thru 9th              Dec 3rd thru 9th
                        Oct 1st thru 7th                Jan 7th thru 13th
                        Nov 5th thru 11th              Feb 4th thru 10th


August 21, 2018: 

 1.  Attention Parents and Band Members ! ! 

      Pick up your Fundraiser Forms NOW  in the Band Room

      Our Peanut Fundraiser has started - All items are $7.00 

      Forms and money will need to be turned in by Sept 7th, in the Band Room

  2. Parents - Please sign up to be a Bus Chaperone for our Away Games, we still

      need volunteers for our next away game, August 31st. 

      You can sign up here = 

August 19, 2018: 

  1. GHSA has rescheduled the 2nd half of the Ringgold game for Monday night (August 20th).

       - Practice is as usual from 4:00 to 6:00 pm at school

       - We are then loading up and leaving after practice to go to Harmon Field

       - No halftime

       - No uniforms

       - Band will be in the stands only during the game

       - Wash and bring your white band shirt

       - Bring $ for pizza for dinner

       - Bring $ for any snacks at the Concession stand

       - You will be dismissed from the Band Room at approximately 8:45 pm

  2.  Eric will be bringing a sign-up sheet for Concession/Stadium clean up to the Band Room

       on Monday.  If you were on the list to clean up this past Friday (Ringgold game) and were

       unable to come Saturday to help clean up, please email Eric (

       so he can put you on the list for Monday night clean up.

Upcoming Events
General Band Practice Schedule


Mon, Tues, Wed     4:00-6:00 pm

Thurs                       6:00-9:00 pm

   Nov 11th - Veteran's Day Parade 
   Nov 5th  - 11th Papa John's Fundraiser
        Please order and support our Band
  Dec  - Christmas Parade