SD#60 Band Christmas Concert – November 30, 2017

Hello Parents and Students!
The SD#60 Band Christmas Concert will be on Thursday, November 30, 2017.
As usual, the Beginning band will have it’s concert at 6:30pm with student drop off at 5:30pm.
The concert for grades 7-12 will be at 7:00pm with student drop off at 6:15pm.

Beginning Band students must wear their concert band t-shirt with black pants/skirt and black shoes/hose.
Grade 7 Band students must wear a white shirt and black pants/skirt and black shoes/hose.
Grade 8/9 Band students must wear the white band shirt with black pants/skirt and black shoes/hose.
Grade 10-12 Band students must wear the white band shirt with Senior band tie and black pants/skirt with black shoes/hose.

Please make sure that grade 7-12 students stay to help with putting away equipment at the end of the evening.

We will need parent helpers to man various tables and help organize students – please contact Bonnie Anderson at to volunteer.

Welcome to 2017/18 Band Program!

Welcome to all new and returning students and band parents. This page will give you information that will help you organize your students progress through band. If your student is a beginner, please click on the Beginning band handbook link and you will find all the information that you need for the year.

Band instrumental rental night – for students that do not currently have an instrument will be Thursday, September 21, please see the Beginning band hand book for details – students in grades 7 and up will get instrument rental information during class time.

Students from grades 7 and up will get there day time band information from the schools that they are attending. Night band will be starting on the week of September 25, 2017 with the following schedule:
Grade 6 band: 5:30 – 6:30 pm Mondays – based on the schedule in the Beginning band handbook
Grade 7 band: 5:30-6:45 pm Wednesdays
Grade 8/9 band: 7:00-8:30 pm Wednesdays
Grades 10,11,12: 6:45-8:30 pm Mondays

ELC students will only be attending night band and will receive information about music pick up, instrument rental at the first night band class on September 25.

If you have specific questions about the band program for your student, please email or phone the program staff as directed below:
Sandra Gunn – band coordinator, Dr Kearney band teacher, 8/9 Concert band director: phone 250-785-8378 : email
Sabrina Brooks – Beginning band teacher for Ecole Central, Charlie Lake and Finch Elementary, Beginning band director: phone 250-787-0417 : email
Joe Brooks – Bert Bowes band teacher, Grade 7 band director: phone 250-785-6717 ; email
David Price – Beginning band teacher for Taylor, Baldonnel, Duncan Cran, Alwin Holland, Bert Ambrose and Robert OGilvie, NPS/ELC band director, Senior band director: phone 250-785-4429 : email