The State College Area
    High School
    Marching Band
    2019 Marching Band
    Absence Form Print out and submit to Mr. Nelson

    Coming Events

    Click here for the complete marching band schedule

    Day Date Time Info Location
    Friday November 4th   NO GAME  
    Friday or Saturday November 11th or 12th TBD District Championship Game TBD
    Monday November 14th

    6:30pm - 9:00pm

    End of season award ceremony/senior speeches

    HS Auditorium
    Fridays or Saturday November 4th - December 10th


    Save for playoff game

    The State High Marching Band is a co-curricular activity involving nearly 150 students in grades 9-12.
    It is open to any student enrolled in one of the core ensemble class bands.  Dance Team, Silks, and Majorettes are open by audition.
    The band combines the modern band appearance and sound with traditional music education philosophy
    by presenting different music at each home football game.
    The band rehearses two evenings a week, and performs each Friday during the football season.
    Since the band does not compete, our band students are free on Saturdays for employment, college visits, and leisure-time activities.
    To register for marching band, see the Marching Band Registration link for an application form and more information.
    For the medical form and other information, see the Forms & Handouts page 

    Paul Leskowicz - Director
    Matt Nelson - Assistant Director
    Doug Schunk - Percussion Instructor/Webmaster
    Matt and Meredith Freeman - Majorette Advisors
    Shante McDougald - Dance Team Advisor
    Debra Zimmerman - Silk Advisor
    The Directors  
     Back Row: Paul Leskowicz, Matt Nelson, Doug Schunk
    Front Row: Shante McDougald, Debra Zimmerman, Khloe Moore
    missing from photo is Matt and Meredith Freeman


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    Listen to the State College Area High School Marching Band perform the school fight song!
Last Modified on October 31, 2022