Berrien Springs Band News

May 18, 2018

HS Band Banquet

The High School Band Banquet is this Sunday, May 20th. It is in the Mars Community Center. Dinner is served at 5:00pm. Awards begin at 5:30pm.


Students last name A-L bring a side dish to share. Students last name M-Z bring a dessert to share. Band Boosters will provide chicken and potatoes.


Thank you for taking time out of your weekend to celebrate our year!

Memorial Day Parade - HS and 8th Grade

The Memorial Day Parade is Monday, May 28, 2018. Our 8th grade and High School Bands will be performing together for this event.


Call Time: 9:00am in the HS Band Room

Warm-up: 9:15am

Sock Check: 9:25am

Load Bus: 9:30am

Parade Line up: 9:50am

Parade Step off: 10:00am


After the parade we will re-load the buses and travel to Rose Hill Cemetery. At the cemetery we will perform the National Anthem, America and Taps.


We are in need of water donations (sports top bottles preferred) and parents to help give out water at the cemetery ceremony.


Students should be done and back to school by 11:45am.


8th Grade students should wear their marching uniform top (same as the Homecoming game), a black, white or green shirt, black pants, black socks, and black athletic shoes.


HS students will wear their marching uniform. Remember black socks and your drillmasters!


After the parade, students will turn in their marching uniforms for cleaning.

Graduation: HS Band, June 3

The High School Band will play for the High School graduation on Sunday, June 3rd.


Call time is 1:00pm at the Berrien County Youth Fair Grandstand.


Dress is nice black and white clothes. Please, no jeans or tennis shoes.


The ceremony begins at 2:00pm. It usually lasts about an hour and a half.

Exam Info

6th Grade - TBA based on progress in the Standard of Excellence, book 1

7th Grade - Star Spangled Banner

8th Grade AND High School - Pirates of the Caribbean, pt. 1