6th/7th/8th Band

6th Grade Band 

Mrs. Dykstra conducts the 6th grade band which rehearses on Tuesday's and Thursday's during 7th period.  Mrs. Blackledge and Mr. Brostrom assist with rehearsals as well as provide private lesson instruction to 6th graders.  Mrs. Dykstra also provides 6th grade lessons to all percussionists as well as other who can fit into her schedule.

6th Graders combine with the 7th/8th grade band for the Fall Festival Concert in November as well as Tulip Time Parades.

In February, the 6th graders perform by themselves on the Winter Concert.

In March, All 6th graders are required to perform a solo for solo and ensemble contest held at PCGS.


7th/8th Grade Band 

Mrs. Dykstra conducts the 7th/8th grade band which rehearses on Tuesday's and Thursday's during 6th period.  Mrs. Blackledge and Mr. Brostrom assist with rehearsals as well as provide private lesson instruction to 7th and 8th graders.  Mrs. Dykstra also provides 7th/8th grade lessons to all percussionists as well as other who can fit into her schedule.

7th/8th Graders combine with the 6th grade band for the Fall Festival Concert in November as well as Tulip Time Parades.

In February, the 7th/8th graders perform by themselves on the Winter Concert.

In March, All 7th/8th graders are required to perform a solo OR Ensemble for solo and ensemble contest held at PCGS.