2018-2019 Band Fees
SOA High School Band Fees are as follows:
*WINDS (Brass and Woodwinds)
$325 – STUDENTS WHO OWN/RENT THEIR OWN INSTRUMENT
$425* – STUDENTS WHO NEED TO RENT AN INSTRUMENT FROM SOA/CCSD
*Includes required CCSD/SOA Instrument Usage Fee. All percussionists and ANY brass/woodwind students using a CCSD/SOA instrument will be required to complete the CCSD/SOA Instrument Rental Agreement at band camp.
Please pay through CHARM’s (see below) or send payment to SOAHSBB, PO Box 31236, Charleston, SC 29417.
If a waiver is requested, please fill out the Band Fee Waiver form and submit no later than 9/10/19 for consideration by the executive board.
ALL BAND DUES ARE TO BE PAID IN FULL BY 9/30/19. We will also be sending PAYPAL invoices if you cannot access CHARMS.
Please note that a $25 discount will be given to any family that pays their 2019-2020 SOA HS Band Fees by the last day of band camp, 8/9/2019. To take advantage of the discount when paying through CHARMS please make a MISCELLANEOUS PAYMENT of $300 or $400 prior to the last day of band camp. Be sure to include your student’s name in the description box when checking out. All band fees must be paid in full by September 30, 2019.
Partial payments may also be made through charms. This can be done by making a MISCELLANEOUS PAYMENT. Be sure to include your student’s name in the description box when checking out. Please keep in mind all band fees must be paid in full by September 20, 2019.
Creating a CHARMS account. If you have not signed into CHARMS before and wish to use it to pay for band fees please follow the instructions below:
1) Visit www.charmsoffice.com and select Login Parents/Students/Members (upper left corner).
2) Use the School Code SOABands
3) In the Student Area Password, enter your student’s ID Number. Your student should know this number. It is the number they use in the school cafeteria, to check out books in the library, etc. The number will start with 2600100 for students who went to another CCSD school before enrolling at SOA or will be a 6 digit number if your student transferred to SOA from a private school or some other school outside of CCSD. If they don’t know it or if this is your student’s first year at SOA, please reply to this email and we will give it to you.
4) Change your password to something you will remember.