The Jr. High Band program meets during 2 different classes. 8th grade band meets during 2nd period, with 7th Grade meeting during 6th period. The Junior High performs at the ISSMA Concert Band Festival every year in Group I, and has consistently received a “Gold Rating” for their performances.
Events for the bands include:
- Christmas Concert
- ISSMA Solo & Ensemble
- ISSMA Concert Band Festival
- Spring Concert
Hey guys! We started our “Cheese & Sausage” fundraiser last Friday (Sept 27) with our 7th – 12th grade band students. Order forms are due on October 12th. Why do we fundraise? To raise money to support all the things that we do as a band! We don’t get down the road during marching band season, supply the students with quality equipment, and go on band trips without the support of our fundraisers throughout the year. This is a BIG, BIG, BIG part of being in the band program. What do I get out of it? Ok, so the...read more
Friday, May 11, our bands (grades 6 – 12) will have the AWESOME experience of getting to play with Tom “Bones” Malone. You may recognize Bones from the CBS Orchestra, which is the house band for the Late Show with David Letterman. He is also well-known for his contributions as a music writer/arranger and performer with The Blues Brothers, as well as Saturday Night Live. The concert will feature Bones and the Paoli band staff’s very own Sam Bortka as guest artists for several performances throughout the day. The...read more