Welcome to the Spartan Bands! 

Our Mission

To prepare students to succeed in a diverse, global society, by providing superior performance opportunities in a safe environment.  We foster a life-long appreciation of music while cultivating a culture of artistry, excellence & community. 

About the Bands

The Pleasant Valley Bands serve over 840 students, in grades 6-12, through unparalleled opportunities and experiences for its young musicians. We offer a variety of co-curricular course offerings in one of 5 elementary bands, 4 junior high bands, and 4 high school bands. Which combined, creates one of the state’s largest high school marching bands, with over 300 students.  As a result, the award winning bands strive to maintain a leadership role locally, nationally and internationally.

Join the PV Band!
Be a part of the Spartan Band! Watch the video below to see some of the awesome things we do in the Pleasant Valley Band! 

Support the Bands in Pleasant Valley by becoming a PV Band Patron! 

For over 50 years, the Pleasant Valley School District Band Program strives to provide music education that will help to stimulate the imagination, stir the creative spirit, and bring happiness and a sense of well-being to students who make music a part of their lives.  Last year, 840 students participated in the elementary, junior high and high school bands.  This year our band program continues to grow at all levels with an estimated 900 students participating in grades 6-12!   The Pleasant Valley Band Parent Association is dedicated to supporting these young musicians by encouraging an enthusiastic interest in the various phases of the band program, and to provide crucial services and financial support. 

To become a band patron, click here to download the form and return it to the PV Band Parent Association!


Spartan Band Honored!
The Spartan Band Program was recently honored by being spotlighted in the Iowa Bandmasters Journal.  Click below to view the article and read about the Pleasant Valley Band! Thank you!