Welcome to the Paulding Music Program
How can you help?
Parents please visit the Volunteer Page here. if you are able to help in anyway this year.
Located in Arroyo Grande, Ca.
Classes include Guitar, Creative drumming
Orchestra, and 3 levels of band
Please visit this site for updated information and new material. Please check the event calendar for upcoming and latest events. Parents are invited and encouraged to attend and assist at all events.
Elementary Band Info
tonight at 6pm. Use the link below. (Updated 9/6)
Thursday, August 16, 2018
First Day of School!
Welcome Back! NO Instruments are need on the first day of school, Thursday, Aug. 17.
Please be sure to read through all of the beginning of the year information and turn in ALL paperwork promptly!!
Tuesday, August 20 at 6:00pm in the Band Room
Paulding Patriot Band Action Commitee!
Sat. Aug. 24 8:30am - 12:30pm
1st Parade Practice
All Band and Color Guard are required to participate in this practice as it will be the first time we will work together on marching.
Sat. Sept. 14 9am - 12:00pm
2nd Parade Practice
Last time to put things together as an entire group before the Harvest Festival Parade. This practice may end earlier depending on how well the group does.
Tuesday, Sept. 18
Discount Card Fundraiser Kick Off
Information and Cards will be passed out in class.
Friday, Sept. 27 4pm - 9pm and Saturday, Sept. 28 9am - 5pm
Sat. Sept. 28 8:45am
Please arrive in FULL Parade uniform. Bring Instruments ONLY, NO CASES!! Roads close at 9 so arrive early. Assembly area (meeting spot) is Bank of America by the driveway closest to West Branch street. A permission slip and more information will go out a week before this event.
Friday, Oct. 25 5pm - 9pm
AGHS Football game with the AGHS Band and Colorguard
Dinner will be served by the AGHS Band boosters. Please come dressed in the band t-shirt or hoody, jeans and sneakers. DO NOT wear your marching pants or shoes!! Parents drop off students in front of AGHS Band room and PICKUP in front of AGHS band room, EVEN IF YOU ARE AT THE GAME!
Students will need to participate at least 1 practice one day the week of the game. Practice will be afterschoo at the High School. Please look forward to information to be sent home by Mr. Kirby and the AGHS Band.
Saturday, Oct. 19th, 7:30AM
Clam Festival Parade and Patriot Band Photos
We will meet in the Gym for a group photo. Individual and Buddy Photo's available as well. Order Forms and permission slips will go a week before this event. Please come dressed in Full Parade Uniform with your instrument.
We will leave after we are done to head up to the Clam Festival Parade.
Please bring money for lunch or your own lunch. We will stop for lunch once we are finished with the parade.
Tuesday, November 4
Sunday, Nov. 24 4:00pm
Meet in front of ROOSTER CREEK at 4:00 pm in full parade dress plus holiday accessories.
Saturday, Dec. 7, 9am
Please meet in full Parade Uniform with instruments only at 9am in front of Fatte's Pizza. You may wear Holiday Accesories or decorate your instruments
Sat. Nov. 09
Please arrive at school at 4:00am on Saturday.
We will return around 2am Sunday morning.
Friday, Dec. 13
in the 5 Cities area. Drivers needed! Please contact Mr. Kirby for details.
Sat. Nov. 2 8 AM - 8:30 AM
Please arrive at the parking lot towards the end of Addie Street.Pick-up students around 9:30 on the corner of Pismo Ave and Route 1
Nov. 1, 2019
Wednesday, Dec. 18 6:30pm
Please review the Concert Dress Code. This is not the parade uniform but is Black and White formal.
Sat. January 18, 2020
Honor Band Auditions
Information at www.slocbda.org
Auditions are held at PAULDING
Date TBD but early March 6:30 - 8:30pm at the Clark Center
District Pre-Festival Concert
This is for 5th Period (Advanced Band) Only. Please arrive outside of the AGHS Band room at 5:30 pm. Concert Attire required. We will warmup on stage.
There is a $5 per person charge for parents and families to attend this event to help pay for the facility.
Wednesday, March TBD Time TBD performance
SLO County Band Festival at Cuesta College
This is for 5th period (Advanced Band) Only. Concert Dress attire, students will report to their advisory and the beginning of 2nd period class, then meet at the band room to begin loading the bus. Permission Slip required. We will return at approx. 1:30 pm.
March 25th from 5:30 - 7:30 pm
South County Band Festival at the Clark Center
This is for Intermediate Band ONLY.
Thursday, April 16 from 5:40pm to 6:45 at Paulding Middle School
Open House Concert
This is for ALL Jazz band members. Please meet at the band room at 5:30 pm to get setup. We will perform outside in front of the office at about 5:20. The dress code is your Paulding Band shirt and jeans or anykind of pants.
Saturday, May 2 all day
Magic Mountain Competition
Order Form has gone home
May 20, 2020 6pm - 7pm
Elementary End of Year Concert
All Paulding Band Students will perform with Lucia Mar Elementary Band Students
May 29, 5pm - 8pm
Paulding End of Year Concert, Awards and Potluck
This event will take place at the band stand in Arroyo Grande and require potluck signup and volunteers to help transport equipment.
WELCOME BACK to the NEW SCHOOL YEAR!
This information has been updated for the 2019-2020 school year!
Parents Please click the Link to find out how you can help out this year or to sign up.
Marching Guide. Click Here
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