Beginner Band is offered for 4th and 5th grade students. Woodwind ensemble, brass ensemble, and percussion ensemble. The Tradition of Excellence reference book is used to guide these students through this introduction to band class. Students in 6th-8th grade may elect to participate in the advanced band program. These students gain experience performing during school events and band competitions. Our band is recognized as a member of the Florida Bandmasters Association and competes in the associations Solo & Ensemble and Music Performance Assessment events each spring. Students may choose to participate via on-line for extra lessons.