Edwardsburg MS Band Program Website Info
What does your program take pride in?
The EMS band program takes pride in a long history of excellent music experience for our students. The 7th & 8th grade bands participate in several different concerts throughout the school year including winter concert, band festival, and the spring collage concert. There are opportunities for students to participate in the district solo and ensemble competitions as well. Are EMS band students have always performed at a high level of achievement and we are proud of their accomplishments.
What are students involved or engaged in within your classroom environment?
EMS band students learn about music theory, music history, and instrument technique in the classroom throughout the school year. There are clear expectations of growth for our students and they progress in the band program and we hold our students to a high standard.
What makes your program special? Accomplishments that have occurred in your program over the last 3 years?
During the 2017-18 and 2016-17 school years, the 7th and 8th grade bands both received a division II rating at the MSBOA district band festival. Many students have received both I and II division ratings at the MSBOA district solo and ensemble competitions. The 6th grade band performs at the winter concert and a spring concert each year, and we are proud of the 6th grade band accomplishments.