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Musicians of all levels are welcome to attend and be a part of the Lakewood Marching Spartans Soul of the South! 

When is Marching Band practice?

  • Marching Band season is August through November, and practice will be held every Tuesday and Thursday 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Any changes to this schedule will be announced via text message. 

  • Some Mondays are used for sectional practice, and will be planned/announced by section leaders/captains.

 

What about football games?

  • Fridays are football game days, and the Marching Spartans perform in the stands and also on the field at halftime.

  • Call time for all home games is 5:30 p.m. unless otherwise announced.

  • Attire for games will be announced a day or two prior - either khaki shorts with band t-shirts or full uniform.

  • The Marching Band will attend some away games, and for these bus transportation will be provided from Lakewood High School to the away school and back again.

 

When are my yearly Marching Band fees due, and how much are they? 

  • Yearly Marching Band fees are due at the start of the school year. (See the Band Director about possible payment plan options.)

    • $130 returning instrumentalist

    • $175 new instrumentalist

    • Auxiliary, please see your coach

  • Please make checks for Marching Band fees to Spartan Band Boosters, Inc. or use the FEE PAYMENTS page on this site.

 

How much is it to rent an instrument?

  • Instrument rental is $60 for the year and $35 for the semester. (See the Band Director about a discount for those receiving free/reduced lunch.)

  • Please make checks for instrument rental to Lakewood High School.

 

What paperwork do I need to participate in Marching Band?

Where can I get my music to print out and also listen to the audio recordings?

  • Please contact the Band Director for access to the Virtual Music Folder.

How do I receive alerts and communications from the Band Director? 

  • The Band Director uses Remind to send text message updates to student and parents. Please click the following link to sign up to receive text messages for the 2018-2019 Lakewood Marching Spartans: https://www.remind.com/join/bgga486