Open to all students in grades 9-12. No prior experience is required, but highly suggested. This performance group combines the elements of dance and movement in coordinated effort with the winds and percussion. Students will learn the basics of flag, rifle and saber work, as well as dance and body movement. The color guard will perform as part of the Marching Stallions during all practices and performances during the marching season. Members are expected to attend all rehearsals. Students will have to learn basic music concepts in order to understand ideas such as visual effect, general effect, and performance evaluation. Students will have to pay the required fees in order to obtain all materials needed for the season. Students will also have to attend the required Summer Band Camps. Auxiliary will not be required to take the fall Concert Band Class.
Colorguard for the 2022 Season: Please make sure you have these dates for camp!
- Fundamentals Camp: July 25th - 28th (8:00am until 12:00pm)
- Band Camp Week 1: August 1, 4, 5 (8:00am until 5:00pm)
- Band Camp Week 2: August 8th - 11th (8:00am until 5:00pm) + August 12th (8:00am until 12:00pm)
- Please see the SWO Handbook for the season calendar and forms!