Beginning in 5th grade, students can select a one-semester class called Intro to Band. They will learn the fundamentals of the brass, woodwinds, and percussion families. In 6th grade, students begin learning and will perform on an instrument of their choice-flute, oboe, clarinet, saxophone, bassoon, trumpet, French horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba, or percussion. 7th and 8th-grade students with at least one year of experience may choose to enroll in Advanced Band. Extracurricular activities, including marching band and basketball band, are also available to middle school students.
Students at an intermediate or advanced ability level can register for symphonic band in high school. Symphonic band is a year-long class that requires previous band experience; classes are offered for woodwind, brass, and percussion instruments. Symphonic band is a performance-based class and includes various performances throughout the year. Extracurricular activities, including marching band and basketball band are also available to high school students.