Summer Color Guard Practice 

Summer Color Guard Practices is for all Fall 2018 members!
If you are interested in joining the ST Color Guard for Fall 2018 it’s not too late! Come to one of our summer practices
Tuesday 5/29    12:00 – 3:00pm    MPR
Monday 6/4      12:00 – 3:00pm    meet outside MPR
(We are not in the MPR due to the elections polling place taking place
Monday 6/25    3:30 – 6:30pm    MPR


New to Band?

Click on the Class of 2022 icon on the right side of this page


MB 2018 Registration is Open!!! 

Register at:




Looking for a Music Summer Camp?

The Summer in the City Music Camp at SJSU is currently accepting camp applications for our summer 2018 camp to be held June 24-30th 2018 on the SJSU campus.

A camp registration form and general information about the camp can be found here:




Click here for a tentative calendar for Fall 2018


Important Dates Upcoming

7/30 – 7/31       9am – 5:30pm  All students participating or interested in Drumline or Pit

8/1 – 8/3           9am – 5:30pm  MB & CG Camp

8/3           TBA    Mandatory MB & CG Parent & Student Meeting (place TBA)

8/6 – 8/10          9am – 8:30pm  MB & CG Camp

Tue      8/14      FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL


Sat       8/18      BAND DAY EVENT

9am – 12:00pm  All Band & CG – Spirit Book Blitz

All band students (not just marching band) will participate in a “spirit book blitz” in which we break into small groups throughout our community, promoting our year and selling our spirit books/soliciting donations.

12:00 – 1:30pm  All Band & CG Potluck lunch/social for Parents & Students, MPR

1:30 – 5:30pm   Marching Band Practice (soccer/football field)


Tue      8/21      7pm       STMAA Board Meeting, Band Room (all parents are encouraged to attend)

Tue      8/28     7pm      Mandatory  Parent & Student Meeting, Theater

Remind Codes


Ms. Bounds occasionally uses the text message alert system called “Remind.” You can sign up for this by texting the number “81010” and the following codes depending on which groups you are in.


Concert Band @stcb
Symphonic Band @stsb
Wind Ensemble @stwe
Jazz Band @stjazz1
Marching Band @stmb


Volunteer Opportunities
Events to volunteer are continuously being added to

Levi Stadium
All sign-ups for Levi’s Stadium Fundraising Opportunities are now posted. Please take this opportunity to raise those funds and make your contributions for your students. Contact Marieta Arriola at with questions.



Helpful Links


Here’s a link to Ms. Bound’s online lesson Planbook. Using this link you can see when it is OK to request a tutorial pass and what our lessons are going to be in class along with announcements and other helpful info.




Spotify Play List of Stands Tunes (try putting the text below in a browser)


If that doesn’t work trying searching for a playlist: 2017 STands Tunes



Stay Connected

Volunteer Sign-Up:

(School Code: sthsband, Password: your student’s ID #)

School Website:

Facebook STHS Music and Arts:

Facebook STHS MB & Color Guard:



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 , 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! 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



Band Donations: Please consider 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.