2nd annual holiday jazz dinner
The Deer Lakes Band Programs cordially invites you to join us for a night of music and food as the Deer Lakes Jazz Ensemble hosts its' 2nd Annual Holiday Jazz Dinner on Wednesday, December 17th in the Deer Lakes High School Cafeteria. Doors open at 6:00pm with dinner and music beginning at 7:00pm.
Senior Citizens- $10.00
Children 6 and under are FREE!
Tickets can be purchased at the door or can be purchased in advanced beginning December 1st. For advance tickets sales please contact Mr. Snyder via email or by phone at 724-265-5320 x2707.
Art of Fudge / Holiday Wreath Fundraisers - 11/15/14
Please click on the PDF files below for information regarding the Art of Fudge and Holiday Wreath Fundraisers and to access the order forms!
2014 PIMBA Championships - 11/02/14
The Deer Lakes HS Marching Band finished their 2014 season this past Saturday at the PIMBA Championships held at Penn Trafford HS. The Deer Lakes Lancers finished with a score of 83.90 and placed 2nd overall in Class AA competition. This marks the Lancers highest placement in Class AA competition. Congratulations to the students, parents and staff for a tremendous season!
2014 PIMBA Championships @ Penn Trafford HS - 10/28/14
The 2014 PIMBA Championships will be held on Saturday, November 1st at Penn Trafford High School in Harrison City, PA. Deer Lakes will be performing their 2014 program "Sketches of a Forbidden Love" in Finals Performance beginning at 4:00pm. Please come out and support your Lancers as they look to capture a Class AA PIMBA Championship!
Please click on the calendar page for detailed report times and performance times!
Bands of America Newark Regional Championship Class A Regional Champions - 10/27/14
Congratulations to the Deer Lakes HS Marching Band for the performances at the Bands of America Regional Championships this past Saturday at the University of Delaware. The Lancers accepted awards for Outstanding Music Performance, Outstanding Visual Performance and Outstanding General Effect on their way to being named the Class A Regional Champions!
Congratulations, again, to all of the students, staff and booster parents that made this weekend such a HUGE success!
Santa's Arrival at the Galleria at the Pittsburgh Mills - 10/23/14
Believe it or not, it's that time of year ALREADY! Santa will be arriving at the Pittsburgh Mills on Saturday, November 15th at 10:00am and the Deer Lakes Marching Band will be there to welcome him to the Galleria! Students are expected to report to the HS Band Room at 9:00am. Students are responsible for the instrument, uniform and transportation to the mall!
Any questions or concerns may be directed to Mr. Snyder.
PIMBA Competition @ Deer Lakes - 10/20/14
A message from the director:
I would like to personally thank all of the volunteers that made this weekend's competition such a success. The way everyone worked together was teamwork in its truest form! We had volunteers of all shapes and sizes ranging from 7th Grade Band students to alumni of the Band Program as well as 1st year band parents to parents of post-grads. The Deer Lakes Band Programs got better on Saturday! It is all in part to the support that is received from our members, alumni and booster parents! Thank you all so very much!
UPDATED! BOA Newark, DE Regional Championship - 10/16/14
On Friday, October 24th the Deer Lakes Marching Band will depart for their participation in the BOA Regional Championship series in Newark, DE. The championship competition will take place on Saturday, October 25th at the University of Delaware Stadium. If you are a booster parent and are planning on attending the show, please contact Mr. Snyder for ticket information!
Please click on the PDF files below to access detailed information on the trip:
PIMBA Competition @ Deer Lakes - 10/13/14
On Saturday, October 18th, the Deer Lakes Band Programs will be hosting 12 local and regional bands from western Pennsylvania at the Deer Lakes Marching Band Festival. Deer Lakes is partnering with the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Marching Band Association (PIMBA) to bring you an evening of pageantry in the arts as students from all over western PA showcase their talents at Lancer Stadium. Opening Ceremonies will begin at 4:30pm and the cost of admission is $5. All proceeds benefit the Deer Lakes Band Programs.
Please click on the PDF files below for a detailed schedule of performances:
Deer Lakes Marching Band Members: Please check the calendar page for report times and performance times!
Football vs. Apollo Ridge: Senior Night - 10/13/14
Deer Lakes will play host to Apollo Ridge on Friday, October 17th for their final home game of the season. This Friday night will also mark the annual Senior Night festivities before, during and after the game! Please come out and show your support of the football team, the cheerleaders and the band!
Please check the calendar page for details!
Football vs. Ford City - 10/08/14
The Deer Lakes Lancers will face off against the Ford City Sabres this Friday, October 10th at Lancer Stadium. Kick-off is at 7:00pm. Please check the calendar page for details!
Colorguard Rehearsal Cancelled - 10/06/14
Colorguard Rehearsal scheduled for Tuesday, October 7th has been cancelled. Rehearsal will resume on Wednesday, October 8th from 3-6pm.
Football @ Shady Side Academy - 10/01/14
The Lancers will face off against Shady Side Academy this Saturday, October 4th at their High School campus in Fox Chapel. Kick-off is scheduled for 8pm! Students will be reporting at 4pm for a brief rehearsal before loading and departing for the football game. Please check the calendar page for detailed times! Let's go Lancers!