Today, Aug. 16, is the last day to order Marching Band shoes/gloves — You can now purchase your items online in three easy steps:
- Choose your items and add them to your cart
- Securely checkout with your credit card
Please order your shoes and gloves before the store closes at 11:59 p.m. Aug. 16. Returning members, please double check to make sure your shoes still fit and you have your gloves. Note that you will be charged at checkout for your order. However, the items will not ship until after the store has closed. They will be bulk shipped and passed out at the school. Please let us know if you have any questions.
Sign up for Remind today! — Marching Band parents and students must sign up for Remind in order to receive important announcements from the directors. This is for the 2021/2022 season — even if you signed up last year, you must sign up again:
B&O Parents: How to Stay Informed — Information regarding the 2021-2022 school year is constantly being updated. We will try to get the information to you as quickly as possible. The following will help:
Remind — Sign up for Remind (see above for Marching Band parent/student instructions).
Calendar — Check the calendar on our website — it is updated often.
Website — Visit the rohsbob.org website and especially the INFORMATION page frequently.
Facebook — Request to join "Royal Oak High School Band & Orchestra Boosters" private Facebook group.
Weekly Announcements — Be sure you (and your student) join our email list to receive these weekly announcements. Click on the blue button on the HOME page to sign up. Your email will not be sold or shared for any purpose other than ROHS instrumental music department news.
FAQ — Everything you need to know about band & orchestra on one FAQ web page.
Aug. 18: 5-8 p.m. Pep Rally at ROHS stadium. (Rescheduled from Aug. 13.) Details available on the ROHSBOB calendar.
Aug. 19: 8 a.m.-noon. New Member/Blue Shirt Day (students should check their Marching Band Google Classroom for details).
Aug. 23-27: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Full Band Camp Week. ROHS practice field; lunch provided; students not permitted to leave during lunch. Please make checks out to "Royal Oak High School" (base camp fee of $120 due the first day of camp, 8/23). See the Marching Band Welcome Letter for camp details.
Sept. 7: First Day of School!
Sept. 8: 7-8 p.m. 2021/2022 ROHSBOB Kickoff Meeting — ALL parents/guardians encouraged to attend! Use this link to join the Zoom meeting. (Note: ROHSBOB meetings are typically held on the second Tuesday of each month; the September meeting was rescheduled due to a conflict with ROHS Curriculum Night.)
Sept. 10: 3:30 p.m. call, 7 p.m. game. Raven Rally after school / Home Game (Berkley). "Hometown Heroes / Salute to Service." Post-game performance — "Billy Joel" (Segment IV)
Sept. 17: 3:30 p.m. call, 7 p.m. game. Home Game (Troy), "Homecoming." Post-game performance — "Billy Joel" (Segment III & IV).
Sept. 19: 3-6 p.m. Marching Band Golf Outing at Royal Oak Golf Course. Please encourage family and friends to register!
Sept. 24-25: 5-9 p.m. on 9/24; 9 a.m.-9 p.m. on 9/25. TAG DAYS!! All work at least one 3-hour shift.