New Parent Information

Information for Freshman parents or parents of students new to the district:
  • Parent Meeting - For the past several years, the EMA has held a parent meeting during the first week of Band Camp. Watch for more information during Marching Band sectionals and band camp.
  • Sectionals (practice session for individual instruments) - Practices usually run for about 1 hour for each instrument group and are scheduled between 8 AM until noon. The schedule, when completed, will be posted on the band directors page.
  • Band Camp New Member Orientation This is a special meeting for new marching band members, held during Sectionals. All new members should plan to attend.
  • Band Camp (practice with the whole band on the field) - The schedule, when completed, will be posted on the band directors page. The EMA traditionally provides meals to the Marching Band students and staff.  Please check the Volunteer Opportunities for volunteer sign-ups.

Field Show T-Shirts
  • This t-shirt is not part of the band's official uniform, it is an optional shirt that the student may purchase.
  • The t-shirt sale is open to everyone. Friends and family members are encouraged to wear them to show their support.
  • Shirts must be pre-ordered. 

Student Activity Fee 

  • All band members are expected to pay the Exeter Township School District Student Activity Fee. 
  • For the 2017-18 year, the fee is $80.
  • The activity fee must be paid during Band Camp.
  • More information about the Student Activity Fee can be found on the Exeter Township School District page at www.exeter.k12.pa.us, by searching for “Student Activity Fee".