I Can’t Believe It’s Not STOMP!

Featuring the Santa Teresa Percussion Ensemble.

A fun concert by the 23 members of the Santa Teresa Percussion Ensemble performing on non-traditional instruments including (but not limited to) trash cans, buckets, kitchen utensils, brooms and more!

7:00pm STHS theater
Friday and Saturday, February 10 & 11. 
Tickets are $5


Pizza My Heart Dine-Out Fundraiser

Wednesday, February 15 from 4-9pm at the Blossom Hill location in San Jose.

30% of purchase will be donated to band.


Pizza My Heart Image


Be sure to take the flyer and mention our group – 2017 Pizza My Heart Flyer


The Music Marathon is coming soon

There is a Poster Contest – please click the following link for all the information

2017 Poster contest


Music Marathon Battle of the Bands

Click here for all the info – Battle of the Bands Page

2017 Battle of the Bands


Music Marathon Pledge Parties

Questions about Hosting a Pledge Party?

2017 FAQ about Pledge Parties

Volunteer for Pledge Party



Meeting for New Band Members and Incoming Freshmen

Introduction to Band & Color Guard 2017

Tuesday, February 28th, 7pm in the Theater

This is a meeting for all incoming freshmen to learn about our band programs, events happening, and even trips planned for the 2017-2018 school year.

Click on the Incoming Freshmen page for all the info:


Intermediate Percussion Classes
Build on your skills or learn a new instrument – open to anyone with prior music experience
Mondays, January 30th – March 27th, 6:30-8:00pm
Click here to see the flyer and all the details – 2017 Int. Percussion Flyer


Saxophone Ensemble is  on Mondays from 2:30-3:30pm with Richard. This group is open to all saxophone players and will include masterclasses on saxophone techniques and will feature chamber music.


Jazz Band “Nineteen” concert!
Professional Jazz Band “Nineteen” lead by former ST Band Director and current Music Teacher at West Valley College Gus Kambeitz are performing Coltrane’s epic LP – “A Love Supreme” – arranged by Wynton Marsalis for big band.

January 24th 7:30pm at the Prospect High School Theater.
$5 suggested donation.
Music Marathon Silent Auction Helper Needed
We are in need of someone who can help out putting the silent auction together the days leading up to the Music Marathon on March 3rd, and help set up the day of the event. Interested? Contact Astrid at musicmarathon@600building.com

ST Brass Band Mondays

Attention brass, percussion and sax players.  The Santa Teresa Brass Band rehearses on Mondays from 5:30 to 6:30.  Brass Band is open to all brass and saxophone players. 


Shop & Support!

* eScrip Online Mall & eScrip Dining, Incl. Lucky’s

Register your credit cards with eScrip and Shop via the eScrip online mall at stores like Amazon.com , Apple, Itunes, Kohls, & Target, and earn cash for the band program!

EScrip will donate about 2.5% of your entire bill, at participating restaurants if you use a debit or credit card registered with eScrip.

Link your Lucky You rewards account to the eScrip system or enter your phone no. when checking out at the Lucky’s register. Sign up, Shop, Earn!  www.escrip.com Group ID 500025280.

When registering, make sure to choose Santa Teresa Music and Arts, 6150 Snell Ave., San Jose, CA 95123 as your organization.

Questions? Contact Astrid Tromp at communications@600building.com


Girls Jazz Band: Izzy Doran is putting together an all girls jazz band. There will be an info meeting during tutorial on Wednesday in the band room. Check out the flyers outside the band room for more info! 


Band Donations: We are off to a great year with the band program please consider assisting us by continuing to have such an outstanding program by donating or fundraising for the band program. Since we receive virtually no funding from the school it is important that as participants we all contribute to the financial stability of this organization. 


ST Band Council is still accepting applications. We have re-opened the application window for the student band council. We would love to have representation from all classes and sections in the group. The band council helps organize and support a variety of aspects of the band and color guard program, including the Music Marathon. We meet Fridays at lunch. Paper applications are available in the band room or use the link:



Marching Band Pictures

You can now purchase copies of the group marching band picture and any of the other section, small group and individual pictures from our photo shoot last Monday.


You can click on the link below to see them:




New After School Programs

Click here to see the New After School Programs  page and see the new programs being offered to Santa Teresa HS and middle school students.


Charms Store Now Open

Our Charms store is now open and we are taking orders for a variety of apparel items. We aren’t able to offer all of these items all year so please take advantage of this opportunity.
You may order these items directly on charms. Here’s a helpful tutorial video to assist you.






New Students click here

Music Marathon March 3, 2017
10 days to go.

Donate to the band program by clicking on the Affinipay image here

If making a donation to the music marathon please put "music marathon" in the reference area on the payment page


Shop with escrip online to help the band earn money.