Dragon Band Communications

There are four main means of communications for the Carroll Dragon Band:

  1. Dragon Band eBlast - Email

  2. CHARMS - Email

  3. Band App - Text Message

  4. GroupMe - Text Message

Each form of communication is defined below.



**Dragon Band eBlast - The Dragon Band eBlast is the primary source of communication to all band members and their parents:  marching, color guard, concert only, jazz only.  This communication will be distributed via email every Sunday and most Wednesdays.

 

 

**CHARMS - CHARMS is used by the directors to communicate direct information to all students.  Parents and/or individual groups can also receive communications via CHARMS.  This communication will be distributed via email as needed.



Band App - Please join the BAND App for Carroll Dragon Band Parents.  The Directors will use this app for last minute changes, ETA’s from events, and other immediate communication needs.  This communication will be distributed via text messages.  Please sign up for this communication here:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Carroll Dragon Marching Band Parents GroupMe - Please join the GroupMe for Carroll Dragon Marching Band Parents.  The Booster organization will use this app to communicate marching band information to Parents - deadlines for registrations, reminders to puchase tickets, tailgating events and other immediate communication needs.  This communication will be distributed via text messages.  Please sign up for this communication here:

 

**The email addresses in the CHARMS application will be used for email communications.  CHARMS will be updated with new registration information.  All student email addresses MUST be the @southlakecarroll.edu email address.  Band eBlast email addresses will frequently be synced up to the information in CHARMS.   To update CHARMS with your preferred email, please use the link below and follow these instructions:  Click on LOGIN, click on Parents/Students/Members, enter school code carrolldragonband, enter STUDENT ID number as the initial password. (If you have forgotten your password, it will need to be reset to your STUDENT ID.)  Click “Update Information” to review and update. Click “Update” before exiting.

ADDITIONAL HELP:

Any questions about communications may be directed to Brenda Kleespies:

Email:  brenda.kleespies@carrolldragonbandboosters.org