Gator Band News

2019-2020 Gator Band audition results

Audition results come after careful consideration from the directors to find the best balance for each student:  which group will challenge but not overwhelm each of our students for the following school year.  There ARE a couple of sections that we will be monitoring closely throughout the fall semester, with the hope of being able […]

Six Flags trip (CB/SB/WS students only) – 5/24

If you’re interested in joining us, please print the linked form and return with payment by Thursday, May 2.  No late forms will be accepted for this trip.  Please read the form carefully!  Hope you’ll join us!  

GatorBand goes skating!

Our Spring social event is just around the corner!  Join us next Friday, April 5th when we head over to Interskate Roller Rink in Lewisville for an evening of roller skating.  Bus transportation is provided for this event.  The cost is $10 per student and includes admission, skate rental, and pizza.  More information is provided […]

Incoming 6th graders: 2019 GatorBand Instrument Selection Day is near! Saturday, February 9th

Incoming 6th graders – sign up for your appointment to come to Griffin and try out all of the band instruments!  We have a ton of fun and there is NO experience necessary to be in band!  If you’re at all curious or interested, please come by for an appointment.  6th grade is the very […]

Gator Band Sweatshirts – Order now closed

The order deadline for the sweatshirts this year has now passed. Please submit THIS GOOGLE FORM to order a GatorBand sweatshirt!  More details are on this form.  The deadline to order is Monday, October 29th.

October updates!

We have lots of exciting things going on in Band this month! Our annual Studio Movie Grill social will be on Saturday, October 20th!  To sign up, or read the details please CLICK HERE.  Registration form must be printed and returned with payment by Friday, October 12th.  Late forms will not be accepted.  (Students must […]

Important update – Cluster Band Night RESCHEDULED!

Due to the rather grim forecast for tomorrow, we have preemptively canceled tomorrow’s Wakeland Cluster Band Night. In lieu of tomorrow’s performance, we will take our 7th and 8th graders to attend Wakeland’s football game on Thursday, October 11th at Toyota Stadium.  The tentative schedule for the evening will be as follows: 5:00 pm – […]

GatorBand Alumni – you’re invited to come perform with us!

Our annual Griffin Gator Football performance is fast approaching, and we’re continuing the tradition of inviting our GatorBand alumni to perform with us!  We’ll be playing at the Griffin game at the Wakeland HS JV stadium on Tuesday, September 18th from 6-8 pm.  Please come join us!  Bring your marching horn, wear your Wakeland or […]

GatorBand Pep Band week!

Next week is a busy one for our 7/8th grade performing bands!  Please check the details at this link.  (Concert Band, Symphonic Band, and Wind Symphony members only – does not involve 6th graders / Beginning Band members) Other upcoming events: Friday, September 28th – Wind Symphony members to perform at Pink Elementary (meet at Pink […]

Reminder : All-band Registration Rally TOMORROW, Thursday, August 23rd, 6:00 pm

Reminder about our Registration Rally tomorrow night!  6:00 pm, GMS gym This is a great opportunity for parents to hear what our 7th and 8th graders have already been working on, for 6th graders to see what they’ll be able to do just one short year from now, and for ALL parents to get some […]