1 Block; First Semester
Directed by: Brett Myers
Assisted by: Kevin Blair, Stewart Alloway, Kevin Pierce, Mona Scott
Marching Band at Jefferson City High School is open to all band students upon successful completion of eighth grade band. The percussion and color guard portions of the ensemble are established through an audition process during Spring semester.
The Marching Jay Band are a competitive marching ensemble in MSHSAA Class 6 and Bands of America Class 4 attending on average, five competitions per season throughout the Midwest Area. In addition to competition, the Marching Jay Band also perform at all Jefferson City home football games, the annual Jefferson City High School Homecoming Parade, Jefferson City and Holts Summit Christmas Parades and the Governors Inaugural Parade every 4 years.
The curricular goal of Marching Band at Jefferson City High School is to provide students a positively life-changing experience through teamwork, time-management and self-discipline all of which are combined in order to perform at the highest level.