Send band forms and checks to:

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

Last Update: March 3, 2015

Upcoming Events:

  • Band Booster Meeting, Wed. March 4, Spring Trip Details, Nominating Committee Report
  • Rescheduled APS Board Meeting including discussion on high school schedule revisions, Wednesday, Mar. 4. Details below
  • Music Performance Assessment, Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble, Thurs. March 5, Rio Grande HS, details below
  • Rescheduled APS Board of Ed Meeting Including Discussion of High School Schedule Revisions

    Wednesday, March 4th at 5:00p.m in the John Milne Community Board Room, Alice and Bruce King Educational Complex, 6400 Uptown Blvd. NE.

    You can locate the schedule below by going to the aps website address:

    For questions regarding how to ask questions at this meeting visit:

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

    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 monies must be turned in by March 27, 2015. Tickets will be delivered by April 20, 2015.

    Spring Trip Information

    The La Cueva Bands (including all members of Jazz Bands, Concert Bands, AND WinterGuard ) are planning a spring trip to San Antonio, Texas for April 8th through April 12th. For a student attending the trip, a balance of $725 is due in the student account by March 16th.

    If you have questions about finances, please contact the Booster treasurer, Jeanette Walther at 823-1946. For anything else, please contact the Booster president, Jeff Hawkins at 856-5208 or Booster secretary, Vicki Porter at 821-7813.

    Applebee's Pancake Breakfast (presold tickets only), Saturday, March 28, 8am-10am.

    5916 Holly Ave. NE, Come early. Everyone must be finished at 10am so Applebee's can get ready for lunch.

    Student Accounts Updated January 24th

    Check for your student's balance at the lower right of this page under "Student Accounts." The final BOA trip cost of $234.79 has been deducted.

    District VII Music Performance Assessment for Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band

    La Cueva concert bands will perform at the District VII MPA at Rio Grande High School on Thursday, March 5th according to the times below. Busses will be provided for the students.

    3:50 Symphonic Band report in uniform
    4:05 Symphonic Band depart from LCHS
    4:45 Symphonic Band warm up
    5:10 Symphonic Band performance
    5:45 Symphonic Band sight read
    6:10 Symphonic Band pictures
    6:30 Symphonic Band depart from RGHS
    6:50 Symphonic Band arrive at LCHS, parents pick up at this time

    6:15 Wind Ensemble report in uniform
    6:30 Wind Ensemble depart from LCHS
    7:10 Wind Ensemble warm up
    7:35 Wind Ensemble performance
    8:00 Wind Ensemble sight read
    8:20 Wind Ensemble pictures
    8:40 Wind Ensemble depart from RGHS
    9:00 Wind Ensemble arrive at LCHS, parents pick up at this time


    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 01/23/2015

    Contact Treasurer Jeanette Walther 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

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