Concert Band & Wind Ensemble Uniform Fittings

Members of the high school concert band and wind ensemble will be fitted for concert uniform on September 18 and 25 according to the schedule below:

Concert Band
Wednesday, October 18
Seniors & Juniors 5:30-7:30 p.m.
All Classes 7:30-9 p.m.
Wednesday, October 25
All Classes 7-9 p.m.
Wind Ensemble
Wednesday, October 18
Sophomores & Juniors 6-8 p.m.

Wednesday, October 25
Seniors 6-8 p.m.

Please download, print, sign and bring the uniform maintenance agreement to the fitting.

Parent help is needed! If you can help on October 18 or October 25, please go to the sign-up genius for the group you wish to help:
Help with Concert Band
Help with Wind Ensemble

If your child will not be able to make the scheduled time, or if you have questions or concerns, please contact
Concert Band:Kelley Arredondo
Wind Ensemble: Tina Field

Middle School Jazz Tryouts Set for Late October

Tryouts for the middle school's Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Fords will be held the last week of October; see schedule below. Interested? Pick up the audition piece from Mr. Gittleman as soon as possible.

Raise Funds for Trips & More. Gift Card Order Dates for Fall 2017

Ordering deadlines for physical gift cards for the fall are:
November 11         December 9

For complete details on the BOPs gift card fundraising programs, visit the Grocery Scrip page and the Gift Cards page.

Disney Trip Information

Registration information for the HHS trip to Disney, April 12-15, 2018, is available by downloading the information sheet, which contains the trip itinerary, costs, and a link for online registration.

Please email with any questions.

Register Today for 17-18 BOPs Email List

Sign up today for the BOPs email list for 2017-18. BOPs asks you to sign up each year so all information – your child's grade, performance groups and your email address – are up to date. Complete instructions are at the top of the sign-up page.

Next step for families of high-school musicians: download, complete and return this form with BOPs dues.

Parents Needed to Chaperone Football Games

Five parents volunteers are needed for all football games. The first game (at home) is August 25! If you can help, please sign up online.

Chaperones must have clearances. If you are unsure if you have clearances, please contact Peter Monteleone at

Volunteer Clearance Process Now Easier, Cheaper

The district's requirements for volunteer clearances is now simpler and may be less expensive.

The good news:

If you plan to volunteer – and we hope you do – please read the requirements of the clearance process on the school district's website.

Please consult the BOPs calendar to stay informed about concerts, date changes and other important events.

BOPs Bylaws

The Band and Orchestra Parnets (BOPs) bylaws were updated and approved last year. The bylaws are available for download here.

Concert Broadcasts

Did you miss the winter concert for your child's ensemble? Taped concerts are available on-demand at the school district's website. Choose the Concerts folder from the drop-down menu near the top of the page. Performacess are also broadcast on the district's cable channel (Verizon 40, Comcast 8); check out the schedule on the district's website.

We Share Photos on Facebook

HHS Music on Facebook

Facebook users, we post photos taken at events HHS Music Facebook page. Simply like our HHS Music page and you'll be informed when new photos are posted. To download any of the photos, click on the image on your newsfeed. At the bottom of the larger image, look for "Options" in white type. Click on Options and a menu will pop up. Choose "Download" and save it to your computer from there.