Welcome to Aledo Band Boosters!
Our purpose is to provide financial and volunteer assistance to meet the needs identified by the band directors at McAnally, the Middle School, and the High School.
Meetings are held the first Tuesday of every month (usually).
The next general meeting will be at the start of the 2013-2014 school year.Previous Meeting Minutes
Budget Detail Report
Budget Performance Report
The 2012-2013 Concert season is over and the bands are taking a well deserved rest.
How To Stay Informed
In addition to talking to your child, here are some ways to keep up with what is going on with the bands and guards:
TNT Fireworks Fundraiser
June 24 - July 4, TNT Fireworks Store, Willow Park
Please sign up for a shift to work at the TNT Fireworks store. This can be a major fundraiser for the AISD Bands, but will only be successful if you volunteer!
Winterguard places second at NTCA Scholastic A Championships
April 6, 2013
Congrats to the Winterguard for placing second NTCA Scholastic A Championship contest.
AMS Cadets of Parker County places second at NTCA Cadet Championships
March 8, 2013
Congrats to the AMS Cadets of Parker County for placing second NTCA Cadet Championship contest.
Annual Band Concert, Dinner and Auction Wrap up and Thanks
The 2012-2013 Aledo Band Boosters Annual Dinner and Auction was huge success - with the money raised from this event it will greatly benefit all the Aledo ISD band students throughout the year. We would like to thank Babe's Chicken House for a wonderful dinner as well as all our other community sponsors, volunteers and parents for their continuous support. A special thanks to our band directors and bands for a great night of entertainment! We look forward to seeing you again next year!
Marti Shafer Auction Coordinator
TMEA All State Band
The Texas Music Educators Association was held Saturday, February 16, and five outstanding Aledo musicians were there to represent the district and the Bearcat Regiment in the competition. They were: junior TJ W., first chair Tuba; freshman Noah R., first chair Euphonium; senior Wills W., fourth chair Trombone; sophomore Georgia J., fifth chair Trombone; and sophomore Randye-Nicoel H., second chair French Horn in the 5A Philharmonic Orchestra. Congratulations!
AMS Band Takes Over at All-Region Auditions
Out of the 26 schools participating in the Middle School All-Region Band competition, and the more than 900 students who entered, only 203 were selected by judges to comprise the All-Region Band. Of those, about one-third of them are band students from Aledo Middle School! Ten of the AMS seventh and eighth graders were named to first-chair positions for their respective instruments. They are: Cameron, tenor sax; Mary, baritone; Garrett, tuba; Parker, trumpet; Grant, percussion; Sarah, bassoon; Kara, oboe; Tommio, trombone; John Allen, bari saxophone; and Kristen, French horn.
Bearcat Regiment Congrats!
November 3, 2012
Congrats to the Bearcat Regiment for placing 2nd in Class 2A at the Bands of America Super Regional in San Antonio last Saturday.
Unleash the Sound Results 2012
Congrats to Boswell HS Band for placing first at the 7th annual Unleash The Sound Marching Festival on October 13, 2012. Grand Champion - Boswell 2nd - Trinity 3rd Saginaw 4th - Springtown 5th - Rockwall 6th Paschal 7th - Weatherford 8th - Burleson 9th - Cleburne 10th - Chisolm Trail Outstanding Color Guard - Saginaw Outstanding Percussion - Boswell Outstanding Drum Majors - Saginaw Outstanding Music Performance - Boswell Outstanding General Effect - Boswell
Photos from the event can be found here.
2012-2013 Drum Major and Color Guard Captain Results
May 16, 2012
Congratulations to next years drum majors: Ariana, Megan, and Nadia!
Congratulations to next years color guard captains: Dani and Victoria!
2011-2012 AISD Band accompishments
Getting Emails from your child's Director?
If you have not been getting emails from your child's director, please update your email address in Charms:
Things run a lot smoother when everyone knows what is going on!
Need to sell an instrument?
Check out the Classifieds and learn how to advertise your used band equipment, its free (but if you would like to donate a portion of your sell to the Aledo Band Boosters, I can't stop you)!
Photos and Videos
If you have photos or videos of a band/guard performance that you would like to share with other band parents, please send me an email.
As you know, Charms is where all the vital information regarding your child's band can be found, here are some shortcuts for you:
These businesses will donate a percentage of their sales to the Aledo Band Boosters.
If your business would like to support the Aledo Band Boosters, please email our president,
On The Border
On the Border will donate 20% of your food and drink purchases from open to close (11 am to 10 pm) on the first Sunday of every month. You must present this flyer. Thanks for your support!
Switch your electricity provider to Stream Energy, and they will donate $5 every month to the Aledo Band Boosters.