Congratulations to Award Winners, Leaders and EVERYONE!

Congratulations to EVERYONE for getting to the end of this very unusual school year! It wasn’t easy, but we made it! We’re so excited to see things getting back to normal and can’t wait to see the whole band on the field again. See below for summer rehearsal information.

Awards & Leaders

It was wonderful to have a chance to honor everyone at the Virtual Banquet last week. Congratulations to the following award winners and to next year’s student leadership.

Band Freshman of the Year: Mia Larissa Verayo, Joseph Reza, Evelyn Songco-Somera, Gair Crosby
Color Guard Freshman of the Year: Ava Liesel Rangel
Band Sophomore of the Year: Tracy Watkins, Brandon Lainez, Mackenzie Marker, Joshua Bowline
Color Guard Sophomore of the Year: Reagan Foster
Band Junior of the Year: Paige Evans, Chiagozie Okoye, Kevin Brim
Color Guard Junior of the Year: Alexis Cummings
Band Senior of the Year: Emma Reyna, Clifford Howze, Krisann Johnson, Nestor Plascencia
Color Guard Senior of the Year: Alfonso Gastelum

Band Most Improved: Ellis Pride, Adoniayah Aemiro
Color Guard Most Improved: Alexa Gomez
Jazz Band Most Improved: Terrance Guillory

John Phillip Souza Award: Raphael Yap
Louis Armstrong Award: Raphael Yap

Outstanding Flag: Alexis Cummings
Outstanding Weapon: Jasmine Gonzalez
Performer of the Year: Alfonso Gastelum

Hector Gonzalez Leadership Award: Alfonso Gastelum, Jasmine Gonzalez
Edward A. Philips Award: Emma Reyna, Alfonso Gastelum, Jasmine Gonzalez, Chiagozie Okoye, Nestor Plascencia

Section of the Year: Alto Saxophone (section leaders: Clifford Howze, Brandon Jamjampour)

Bill and Gerry Ford Award: Yolanda Melendez, Wes Cummings, Leslie Watkins

2021-2022 Section Leaders & Captains:
Flute: Cindy Castro, Paige Evans
Clarinet: Matthew Perez, Tracy Watkins
Alto Sax: Celeste Perdomo
Tenor Sax: Isaiah Floyd
Trumpet: Andre Oropeza
Trombone: Bijian Ashouri, Sebastian Guerrero
Baritone: Jalil Assante
Tuba: Kevin Brim
Percussion Captain: Landon Hooper
Color Guard Captains: Alexis Cummings, Janessa Guzman
Flag Captain/Parade Lts: Samantha Islas, Reagan Foster
Woodwind Captain: Brandon Jamjampour
Brass Captain: Andre Oropeza
Assistant Drum Major: Brandon Jamjampour
Drum Major: Chiagozie Okoye

Senior Memories are posted here (must be logged in to student account to access).

Returning students, please make sure you have filled out the google form below and sync your calendars with the schedule …

Commitment Form

PARENTS: Please fill out the 2021-2022 commitment form: The digital form is replacing the paperwork we normally collect each year and helps us make sure we have everyone’s current contact info in one place as well as other information. I need ALL band and color guard to fill out the form please. Please make sure you click submit at the end of the form. You will get a copy of your responses emailed to you.


All summer/fall events (as of 5/5) have been added to the calendar which can be found here: I highly recommend syncing the calendar with your personal calendars by following the directions on that page. The calendar can also be downloaded below.

Google Group

Many of you already receive emails from If you are new to the program or stated you aren’t receiving emails, I’ll be working on adding you to the group soon. Most communication is posted to our website. Please click follow on the lower right corner and enter your email address so you don’t miss anything! I occasionally use the google group for quick and easy communication. Please add and to your address books to make sure the emails aren’t marked as spam.