Upcoming Events & Information

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE EEU ON THE AWESOME PERFORMANCE at the Valencia Classic Field Show on October 14th!

Color Guard – 1st Place in the ENTIRE Tournament for Auxiliary (That means they scored better than the 5A and 6A bands)

Band & Color Guard – 1st Place 4A Visual Performance

Band & Color Guard – 2nd Place in Division 4A


    • We have just the small jobs for you Click here to see the sign up page
      1.  Senior Night Football Flower Coordinator
      2. Band Pageant Help
      3. EEU Photographer
    • We are in the middle of the crazy-busy part of the season and have some ways in which you could help – https://www.volunteersignup.org/7LB9W
      1. Band Pageant help on 11/1/17 – We still need 1 more parent to help with one of those parents being able to attend a meeting with Mr. Mortensen on 10/20/17 at 6:00pm
      2. Competitions – we need some parents to help give water to the kids
      3. Competitions – Can you make a Costco run? We could use some snacks donated for the remaining competitions
      4. Ticket Sales – We need 4 non-senior parents to help sell tickets for the Esperanza All-Star Big Band Concert at Friday’s Football game.
      5. Shutterbugs – We need lots of pics and videos of the band


  • October 7th (Saturday) – November 3rd (Friday)   http://www.ehseu.org/2017/10/16/sees-candy-fund-raiser/
    • Important Dates:
      1. Early Orders deadline – October 20th
      2. Final Oders deadline – November 3rd
      3. Candy will be delivered – November 15th
  • October 9th (Monday) – 2nd EEU Performance Donations due
  • Please put your 2nd payment into an envelope marked with your student’s name and “Performance Donation Payment 2” with a check made out to “EEU” and drop it in the “Everything Box”
  • October 20th (Friday) – Senior Night
  • 5:15 pm – call time
  • 5:45 pm – Depart for YLHS
  • 6;15 pm – Senior Band and Colorguard members line up with parents in Alphabetical Order
  • 6:25pm – Senior Recognition
  • 7:00pm – Game Time
  • 8:00pm – Approximate Half-Time performance
  • 9:45pm – Arrive home at EHS
  • October 24th (Tuesday) – The Habit Burger Grill Fundraiser Event  http://www.ehseu.org/?p=16065&preview=true
  • October 29th (Sunday) – EEU Quarter Mania Planning Committee Meeting
    1. Great Opportunity to help: 6:30pm-730pm
    2. Pizza, Salad, and beverages
    3. Email Carrie: secreatry@ehseu.org if you can make it and address will be provided.
  • December 16th (Monday) – Star Wars – Last Jedi Movie – Private Screening
    • More details – November Meeting

      The 2017-18 EEU handbook is available here  

  • Calling all EEU Supporters! Show your support by wearing EEU logo wear or show shirt.  Click Here

 Jazz News

Jazz band results – Click Here

Color Guard 

Monday Evening Rehearsals – 3:30pm to 5:30pm
October 23rd & October 30th

Previous Booster Meeting Minutes

October 3rd, 2017 Booster Meeting: Minutes Here
September 5th, 2017 Booster Meeting: Minutes Here
August 14th, 2017 Booster Meeting: Minutes Here
April 4th, 2017 Booster Meeting: Minutes Here
March 7th, 2017 Booster Meeting: Minutes Here
February 7th, 2017 Booster Meeting: Minutes Here
January 3rd, 2017 Booster Meeting: Minutes Here

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Help Wanted

Corporate donations are a great way to help fund the band and color guard program!  If you enjoy soliciting corporate donations, or work for a company that supports local schools or arts programs, please contact Rosie Delgado or Martha Stewart at: 2ndvp@ehseu.org  A special “thank you” to those who have already helped obtain corporate donations!

Picture and Video Updates


Class of 2017 Slide Show seen at Banquet on 6-7-17 –  here

If you like to take pictures and videos of the band and color guard, share them here by contacting the webmaster at: webmaster@ehseu.org

Important Information…

Why Music? Why Band? What gives these children an advantage? What do they have that the non-music students have? Why are music students recruited with such intensity by every profession? Click here to read the article about it.

How does music benefit our students?  Click here to find out.

Keep the band room and your instrument secure.  The OCRegister.com reports here about several instrument thefts in the Southland.

http://www.cars2charities.org/images/logo.jpgHelp the Band!

Cars2Charities – A new car donation servicing company that has partnered with the EEU! If you are looking to get rid of your old car and want to help the EEU at the same time, check these guys out first: Info Here

http://www.nonviolentpeaceforce.org/images/home/AmazonSmile-logo.jpgAmazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice.

It’s very simple to sign up. You just go the their website, Farm Fresh To You and follow the instructions when you click on the sign up tab. Don’t forget to enter the promo code “EEU” so we get 10% donated back to the program from every purchase.

Support the band with several other different fundraising opportunities here!

Gift Cards

Scrip https://bsbproduction.s3.amazonaws.com/portals/6566/images/shopwithscrip.jpgfundraising allows families to easily earn rebates with everyday spending. 

Click here to go to our Scrip Page to learn more.   

One half of the rebate is deposited into the general EEU (Esperanza Entertainment Unit) account and one half goes directly into your son or daughter’s individual band/color guard account. 

The money earned can be used to pay for performance donations, color guard fees, jazz trips like Reno, banquet, logo wear, etc.

Scrip is a gift card for retail outlets, grocery stores, gas stations, restaurants, and fast food establishments.  You can order the hard plastic cards or use Scrip now which is an email version of the scrip.  You will be surprised at how many different choices there are.   

Simply use scrip gift cards for everyday purchases or to give as gifts and see the money in your student’s band account grow.

Check out the Shopwithscrip.com site or contact Terri Sharpe via email at Sharpedolphin@gmail.com or phone (714) 335-2937.