Welcome to the SCHS Band Page
The South Caldwell Spartan Band is an award-winning high school concert, marching, and jazz program located in Hudson, North Carolina. With a membership of 200+ students, the band is recognized across the state for their achievement in music performance and education.
We compete and perform at venues all over the State and beyond and have a dedicated staff that guides and encourages our students. Our program sets and maintains the highest of standards, and our students are always ready to meet the next challenge.
Welcome to the SCHS Band … where music matters!
2023-2024 CALENDAR UPDATED
Marching Band Competition at Hickory Ridge High School - Saturday, September 30th
Fall Band Concert - Tuesday, October 3rd at 7:00pm, SCHS Theatre
Marching Band Competition - Saturday, October 7th
Spartan Southern Classic - Saturday, October 14th
UPCOMING FOOTBALL GAMES
Homecoming Game vs Freedom - Friday, October 6th, 7:30 kick off
Away Game at Alexander Central - Friday, October 13thGame
SCHS Band Classroom Information:
Director Contact: Jason Childers (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Performance Grades (40%) - Concerts, Masterclasses, Sectionals, etc...
Test Grades (40%) - Weekly Playing Tests, see syllabus
Homework Grades (10%) - Self Practice Assessment, Music assignments, etc..
Participation Grades (10%) - 1 grade per 9 weeks, materials, instrument, daily participation, etc...
Late Work Policy:
Students have one week to complete missed assignments (playing tests) for full credit. Students who have completed the assignment on time, may continue to improve their score through the end of the 9 weeks. Concerts, Masterclasses, and Sectionals are required. There are excused reasons for missing a concert clearly explained in Band Handbook. Any excused absences from performance will have one week to complete make up assignment. Unexcused absences from concerts may not be made up and enter gradebook as "0".