Volunteer – Donation Point System

VOLUNTEER/DONATION POINT SYSTEM

SAVE $75.00 BY BEING INVOLVED

EACH STUDENT/PARENT/FAMILY CAN ACCUMULATE 10 POINTS PER SCHOOL YEAR TO OFFSET THE ACTIVITY FEE BY PARTICIPATING IN AND/OR VOLUNTEERING AT A VARIETY OF ACTIVITIES THROUGHOUT THE YEAR. PLEASE REFER TO THE PRELIMINARY LIST OF ACTIVITIES ON THE CHART BELOW. ITEMS WILL BE ADDED TO THIS LIST THROUGHOUT THE YEAR AS THEY BECOME AVAILABLE.

POINT VALUE ACTIVITY
10 Serve as a member of the Band Booster Executive Board (parents only)
5 Serve as a committee chair/co-chair for one of the major band booster fund raising activities (parents only)
1 Attend a band booster meeting throughout the year (parents only)
1 Volunteer as a member of the Pit/Sound Crew during Marching Season (parents only)
1 Volunteer as a member of the Colorguard Prop/Equipment Crew during Marching Season (parents only)
1 Volunteer as a member of the Equipment Truck Crew during Marching Season (parents only)
1 Volunteer as a member of the Equipment Truck Crew during Concert/Winter Season (parents only)
2 Volunteer as a member of the Winterguard Floor Crew (students only)
1 Work one shift of spirit wear sales throughout the year (parents only)
1 Volunteer as a Bus Chaperone throughout the year (parents only)
1 Work a shift during the Registration Day (parents and/or students)
1 Volunteer to help during the March-a-thon fund raiser (parents only)
1 Volunteer to work a shift at the Meet the Band Night performance (parents only)
1 Donate a case of water or case of snack food (parents and/or students)
1 Donate an item to the Jazz Dinner Dance Silent Auction (parents and/or students)
1 Work one shift at the Jazz Dinner Dance & Silent Auction (parents and/or students)
1 Serve as a room monitor for the MISD High School All-District Band Auditions (parents and/or students)
1 Serve as a room monitor for a TMEA sponsored band audition hosted by the Lake Ridge Band (parents and/or students)
1 Serve as a room monitor for an MISD sponsored band audition hosted by the Lake Ridge Band (parents and/or students)
1 Work one shift at NTCA sponsored contest hosted by the Lake Ridge Band (parents and/or students)

 

*PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS NOT A COMPLETE LIST OF VOLUNTEER/DONATION OPPORTUNITIES. THIS IS JUST A SAMPLE OF A FEW OF THE WAYS YOU COULD BECOME INVOLVED WITH YOUR CHILD’S HIGH SCHOOL BAND CAREER.

*FAMILIES WITH MORE THAN ONE CHILD IN THE BAND NEED TO ONLY EARN A TOTAL OF 10 POINTS IN ORDER FOR THE REDUCTION PLAN TO APPLY TO ALL CHILDREN.

*ACCUMULATED POINTS ARE VALID FOR USE DURING THE CURRENT SCHOOL YEAR ONLY AND DO NOT CARRY FORWARD TO FUTURE SCHOOL YEARS.

*VOLUNTEER/DONATION POINTS CANNOT BE REIMBURSED OR CREDITED MONETARILY AT THE CONCLUSION OF EACH SCHOOL YEAR.

ONCE THE CHARMS ACCOUNTS ARE UPDATED IN JULY, POINTS ARE CREDITED TO EACH STUDENT’S CHARMS ACCOUNT AND CAN BE VIEWED BY VISITING WWW.CHARMSOFFICE.COM. FOLLOW THESE INSTRUCTIONS TO LOG INTO YOUR STUDENT’S ACCOUNT:

  1. Go to the “Enter” pull down menu and select “Parent/Student/Member.”
  2. Type “lakeridgehsband” and click on the “Enter Charms” button.
  3. Type your student’s school ID number in the “Student Area Password” box and click “Enter.”
  4. Once logged in, select “Point System” to view accumulated activity fee reduction plan points.

IF YOU HAVE TROUBLE LOGGING IN, PLEASE CONTACT MR. BONEBRAKE VIA EMAIL AT [email protected].