Spartan Sound heading to New York!

Band to march in the St. Patrick's Day Parade

The Sun Valley High School "Spartan Sound" marching band has been accepted to march in the 2014 St. Patrick's Day parade in New York City. The band program is actively seeking donations to help with their transportation costs to this prestigious event.

Prospective donors are asked to contact the band's booster treasurer, Maureen Lykins, at

Donations are payable to "Sun Valley Band Boosters", with the memo New York Trip and can be mailed to:

Sun Valley Band Boosters

Attn: Jeff Reynolds

5211 Old Charlotte Hwy

Monroe, NC 28110

About the Band:

The Spartan Sound marching band is made up of students in grades 8-12 in the Sun Valley Band Program. The marching band actively participates in various competitions, parades, and can be found supporting Sun Valley athletics at all Sun Valley football home games, and select "away" games.

Our band's most recent accomplishments include a Superior rating at this year's North Carolina Marching Performance Assessment and numerous first and second place awards during their 2013 competition season.


Band Director: Jeff Reynolds

Assistant Director: Natassia Lail