Monday, February 20, 2017

SPC Band Festival

Congratulations to the following band students for their selection into 2017 SPC Band Festival!

The festival day is February 21st at Plainfield North HS.  There will be a concert presented at 7:00pm and is free to the public.

Freshman - Rixie Davis, Nick Loychik, Haile Lindstrom, Miranda Gierman, Hailee Wilmouth

Sophomore - Gina Russell, Grace Bette, Giovanny Sanchez, Josh Beck, Rachel Troksa

Junior - Hailee Dilworth, Blaine Fuson, Isabelle Jasper

Senior - Liz Badalamenti, Chris Brandt, Nathan Garner, Jenna Morgan, Carmella Russell, Danielle Sumner, Emily Worden

Thursday, January 26, 2017

All - State Band Students!

Congratulations to Emily Worden for her 6th chair placement in the top HONORS orchestra and to Jenna Morgan for her 5th chair placement in the top HONORS band at the Illinois Educator's Music Convention in Peoria.

The will be performing in concert at 3:15pm on January 28th (Sat) at the Peoria Civic Center with the best instrumentalists across the state if Illinois!

Monday, January 9, 2017

ILMEA All-State Members!

Congratulations to our following band students for their selection into the ILMEA All-State Ensembles.
  • Jenna Morgan - Bass Clarinet (Band)
  • Emily Worden - Trumpet (Orchestra) 
The All-State Concert will be held in the Peoria Civic Center at 3:15 pm on Saturday, January 28th.

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Winter Band Concert!

Our annual Winter Band Concert will be Thursday, December 8th @ 7:00 pm in the Performing Arts Center.  Our jazz band and percussion ensembles will present seasonal holiday music.

All band students are required to be in attendance for the evening.

Be sure to check the band calendar for all Basketball Game performances coming up!

Monday, October 24, 2016

Halloween Parade Info! -> Oct. 29th (Sat)

Saturday, October 29th!
Report time: 1:00 pm
Busses will leave: 1:20 pm
Parade starts: 2:00 pm

Busses will transport us to the Minooka Elementary School for the start of the parade.  The parade will end at MCHS Central Campus parking lot.  We should be done by 2:40 pm (approx)

Atttire: Black drillmaster shoes, socks, and pants (same as summer outfit) HOWEVER you may wear costumes from the waist up.  Try to wear as much orange/black as possible!

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

ILMEA news!

Congratulations to the following band students who have been selected to ILMEA District I Band and Orchestra!

Jenna Morgan - Band
Carmella Russell - Band
Gina Russell - Band
Emily Worden - Orchestra

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Marching Indians conclude season on a high note!

Congratulations to everyone for the outstanding 3rd place finish at the University of Illinois Marching Band Championships!

This marks the 3rd time in the last 4 years our Marching Indians have brought home a placement trophy at this state level competition.

Congrats to our Seniors for 4 great years of marching band performances!