Here you will find all of the information you need to register your student for the Regiment new school year, either as a musician or color guard. If your family is new to the marching band there is a lot to learn, but there are experienced people to help you so make sure you ask questions if you are not sure. It is important that you returns forms and information on time to ensure the smooth operation of the band.
Below are the key dates and information related to registration. You can download these forms from this page, or from the Documents and Forms page. (Not all links are active yet, more forms will be added in coming weeks.) All of these forms will also be provided to you at the Fall Parent meeting. This page is intended to help you with registration only. Be sure to consult the Band Calendar or download a copy of the 2020-21 Lancer Regiment Schedule.pdf to find dates of all practice sessions, competitions and other events throughout the season.
Note that all payments should be cash or check (payable to 'LHS Band Boosters'), and must be enclosed in a Deposit Envelope. Be sure to pick up a supply of these at the Fall Parent Meeting or from Mr Balog's office during school hours.
Commitment Forms Due
Emails will be sent when we are able to accept payments.
REQUIRED Fall Parent Meeting
At this meeting will be information about:
- Band Staff and Booster Introductions
- Band Camp Overview
- Band Booster Volunteering Opportunities
- Marching Band Costs Overview
- Medical Forms (Completion Instructions Online)
- Uniform Measurements Form
- 2020-21 Lancer Regiment Staff Introductions
- 2020 Fall Show Reveal
This year most information will be collected online:
Please consider volunteering for vacant Band Booster positions at this meeting. We need everyone's help!
Under Uniform and Spirit Wear Orders Due!
Under Uniform (Mandatory) and Spirit Wear (optional)
All band members (apart from color guard) need at least one undershirt, one pair of shorts, and one pair of socks. The cost of one undershirt is covered by the parent association for each new student (order as usual through the site). It is highly recommended that you have two of each item for laundering purposes. Students with uniforms from 2019 in good condition do not need to purchase new.
Uniform Measurements Due
Submit Uniform Measurements by either:
|July 17th||REQUIRED Add Physical Exam to Privit|||
All students who participate in athletics at Lafayette (including Marching Band) need to have a physical completed on the Rockwood Physical Exam Form. This needs to be uploaded to the Privit website. Physicals dated 07/01/2019 or later will be accepted. Instructions for Privit can be found here.
The first time you use Privit you need to register. In future years you can return to the same account and update information and upload a new physical form.
Pool Party Meet and Greet
Casual party to help everyone get to know each other as we kick off the season.
REQUIRED Parent Camp Meeting
LHS Theater. Important information about camp. Spirit wear sample sizes will be available to try.
The following forms will be submitted in person to Band Staff on July 20 on the first day of rehearsal. Forms will not be accepted prior to July 20 unless a student is out of town during the July 20-23 rehearsals:
Gloves and Shoes Order and Payment Due
All students (except percussion and color guard) require gloves. Students are encouraged to buy two pair of gloves.
All students (except color guard) are required to buy shoes.
Returning students can re-use shoes and gloves from previous seasons.
Order forms will be given to students when they are fitted for their uniforms in the first week of rehearsals (July 16th-19th). Shoe size will be measured at this time if required. Prices - gloves $3, shoes $35. Form is to be returned to Lisa Bradley.
Band Camp, Truman State University
Be sure to download the Band Camp Guide for all the information you need about the schedule, what to pack, and what to bring.
Family Night at LHS
Dinner and first preview of the show to family members. Families are asked to bring a meal for a potluck dinner. The schedule for the evening is:
5-6pm LR Rehearsal
6-7pm Dinner with Families
7-8pm LR Performance in the Stadium