March 23, 2021
We encourage rising sixth-grade students for the 2021-22 school year to consider joining your middle school band.
Q: Do I have to know anything about music to be part of the band?
A: No musical knowledge or training is is necessary.
Q: When can I be part of the band?
A: Most schools only offer Beginning Band in sixth grade - now is the best time to be part of the Band. Make Band your 1st elective choice for your 2021-22 sixth-grade class schedule.
Q: How do I get an instrument?
A: Your band director will help you choose your instrument and will help you get all the materials you need.
Q: Can I participate in sports, too?
A: Absolutely! Band students participate in athletics and other extracurricular activities.
Contact your assigned middle school for 2021-22 and ask for your school's band director.