ESPLOST for Schools
ESPLOST is the option for our local school system to call for a referendum approving a one percent sales tax for school construction and/or retire bond debt. Election day is March 17th and everyone is encouraged to help in getting the vote out. Click below for a brouchure on ESPLOST and a sheet with Frequently Asked Questions.
Band Intent Forms Due by March 2nd
Band Intent forms must be returned by March 2nd for those interested in being a part of the Georgia Bridgemen for the 2015-2016 school year. All necessary paperwork was distributed in band class. Any student not currently in a band class needs to stop by the band room and pick their forms up. For upcoming 9th graders, please make plans to attend the upcoming 9th grade night on March 9th beginning at 6PM for all the information.
Washington DC/NYC INFO
If you have any questions about the status of your account, please do not hesitate to contact Laurie Abney, Treasurer of Student Accounts.
Below are numerous links that will provide all the information about the 2015 Trip.
For those interested in the DC/NYC trip, please COMPLETE THIS FORM. We will let you know if we can add you to the trip.
All participants need to complete the Family Committment.
NEXT PAYMENT IS DUE FEBRUARY 27, 2015. YOU MUST BE AT $1,050. ITEMS THAT HAVE BEEN PAID ON YOUR BEHALF ARE NOT REFUNDABLE. ALL TRIP PAYMENTS MUST BE COMPLETED BY APRIL 21ST.
FINAL TRIP MEETING-MAY 21ST, 6:30-LAST DAY TO TURN IN UNIFORMS, UPDATED MEDICAL FORMS AND MEDICATIONS. SEE THE CALENDAR TAB FOR A LISTING OF ALL REHEARSALS.
Are you a member of the LHS Percussion? If so, you will want to visit and bookmark http://lowndespercussion.com/. This site has more information just for our percussion students! Calendars, downloads, exercises, and more!
Booster Treasurer Positions
The two critically important volunteer positions of Treasurer of Operations and Treasurer of Student Accounts require all interested applications be approved by our accounting firm. These positions require relevant knowledge and skills in accounting. Anyone interested in serving in either of these positions needs to submit their application which can be found at this LINK. Current Officer terms expire at the end of May.
For several years the LHS Band Boosters have offered scholarship opportunities for graduating band students. For 2015, the Martin/Todd Scholarship will provide a $1,000 to one of our students. For more information and the application, please click HERE. All applications must be mailed to the P.O. Box 2712 by March 1st for consideration. The student selected will be announced at the LHS Honor's night.
Birdies for the Bridgemen Golf Tournament
The annual Birdies for the Bridgemen Golf Tournament will be held May 14th at Kinderlou Forest Golf Club. This is one of our largest fundraisers for our program and provides support to the many activities of our students. Please CLICK HERE for the brochure. Opportunties for teams, hole sponsors, and a whole lot more!
Wild Adventures Fundraising Opportunity
The Wild Adventures Concert series for 2015 has been announced! These concerts allow our parents and older students (16 years old and above) the opportunity to earn valueable funds for band accounts. 14 concerts are schedulded this year and workers are needed for food service, concert crew, and a host of other responsibilities! To sign up please contact Kimberly Hart at