Marching Band is for all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders in the band program (Concert and Symphonic Bands) Summer/Marching band is an
important part of the program. Band rehearsals during the summer are just as important as practices during the school
year, so please make every effort to be present. If you’re out of town on vacation, have fun, but make sure to come to
practice when you are home.
Summer/Marching Band will practice the four weeks before school begins. A schedule will be mailed home no later than mid-July.
The Marching band will participate in the Manhattan Parade, Elwood Parade, and a football game with Lincoln-Way West High School.
There is a $75.00 fee for Summer Band. Checks should be made out to “Manhattan School District 114”.