Send band forms and checks to:

La Cueva HS Band Boosters
Attn: Diane Fehrenbach
8100 Wyoming Blvd NE
Suite M4, Box 429
Albuquerque, NM 87113

Last Update: March 17, 2015

NOTE NEW END TIME: Applebee's Pancake Breakfast (presold tickets only), Saturday, March 28, 8am-9:30am.

5916 Holly Ave. NE, Come early. Due to the recent tragedy, please plan to come so that you can be finished by9:30am to allow band students and parent volunteers to attend services for Maya Spencer. Students please inform everyone to whom you sold tickets of the change in finish time.

Car Wash Fundraiser -- Great Opportunity to Add to Student Account!

Mrs. Kavelman will be at band on Friday, March 27th to collect money.

Mr Carwash Fundraiser is from March 3 - March 27, 2015. Download the order form and pre-sell tickets for $9.00, students will keep $4.50 for their account. All money must be turned in by March 27, 2015. Tickets will be delivered by April 20, 2015. For questions, please contact Carmen Kavelman at 821-8829 or

Spring Trip Information

Thank you to everyone whose student account is now up-to-date with the full amount of the cost of the spring trip! Please check your student's balance under the accordion tap at the bottom right of this page, sorted by the last four digits of their school ID. If your student has committed to going on the trip but the balance is less than $725, we need the money in the account NOW. No student will be allowed to check in without the full $725 in their account. Please take care of this as soon as possible. Please note that car wash ticket sales are still ongoing and proceeds from this fundraiser are not yet included in the student balance.

Luggage check-in will be Tuesday, April 7th, at 6:00pm. Concert band students must checkin their band uniform including bibbers, jacket, black button tabs, white concert shirt, black socks, black marching shoes, and bow tie, and any luggage that they will store under the bus. Medicines must also be registered with the medical person who will be chaperoning the trip. Please note that students will not have access to checked items until Thursday afternoon at the hotel. Anything needed before that time should be in carry-on luggage that will be checked by chaperones immediately before bus boarding on Wednesday evening. Any food or drink to be carried on the bus must be in sealed containers or handed by a PARENT directly to a chaperone. All other food and drink will have to be discarded before boarding.

If you have questions about finances, please contact the Booster treasurer, Diane Fehrenbach at 821-9051. For anything else, please contact the Booster president, Jeff Hawkins at 856-5208 or Booster secretary, Vicki Porter at 821-7813. Booster officer email addresses are also included under the "Committee Contacts" tab at the top of this page.

Student Accounts Updated March 17th

Check for your student's balance at the lower right of this page under "Student Accounts."


Questions about Posted Announcements:

If you have a question regarding a posted announcement, please contact the person listed or the responsible committee chairperson (see the Committee Contacts list at the top of this page) directly rather than emailing this website.


APS Volunteer Registration Process

All volunteers with the La Cueva band having contact with students must be approved through APS based on background checks. See the Forms page for instructions on how to become an approved volunteer.


Not receiving band email blasts?

We have now added all email addresses for the 2014-15 school year. If you are not getting the band emails, your internet provider may be blocking them. Please try these first to make sure they are not being blocked:
1. Check spam, if you see the email from Bearband, please add as "safe sender" or add as a contact.
2. Add contact "ListAdmin@LCHS Big Bad Bear Band" with the email address of
3. Provide another email address
4. Call your provider and ask to have us "White Listed".

May 2015 Craft Fair Vendors:

For information and contacts, click on the "Craft Show" button on the menu on the left side of this page.

Tax Deductible Donations

The La Cueva Band Boosters is a registered 501 (c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Donations to the general account (not student accounts) are tax deductible under the IRS Code. 

If your company participates in United Way or the Combined Federal Campaigns, please consider a donation to the Boosters. Donations can be made via payroll deduction. Any donations are always welcomed and appreciated.

United Way: Write "La Cueva Band Boosters, Albuquerque, NM" in the designation box.

Combined Federal Campaign: Our CFC number is 79004.

Student Accounts
ACCOUNTS 0000 - 9999

(Account is last 4 digits of student ID#)

Updated 03/17/2015

Contact Treasurer Diane Fehrenbach if you have questions.

2014 Pageant of Bands Forms

Pageant of Bands Ad Sales

If you have questions and/or would like a sample PoB program, contact:

Anne Zupfer, 417-5895

Drum Line

Download the 2012 Percussion Audition Packet

Practices: TBD