The POWER of Creekside – Home Page

Mission: To develop an instrumental music program that compliments the district’s goals, school’s mission, and the needs of the students while maintaining a full course curriculum.


February 27       WIND ENSEMBLE 8am

February 28       CONCERT BAND 3pm

February 29       MPA for Symphonic Band at Flagler Palm Coast HS

March 2              CONCERT BAND and WIND MPA DAY at Flagler Palm Coast HS

March 6             BAND TRIP to Washington DC!


Marching Rehearsals – Tuesday 6-8pm and Thursday 4-530pm. 

2022-2023 Medical Form –      POWER Band Health Form

2022-2023 Calendar –    Band Calendar 2023-2024

Welcome Letter (new members)8th grade letter 2023

**WIND and PERCUSSION: We will fit you for your marching shoes (Dinkles) on uniform fitting day. You are encouraged to buy your own marching bibbers (marching pants). You can purchase Marching Bibbers here


Welcome to the POWER of Creekside!

“Spirit, Pride and Honor”

We are looking forward to an amazing 2023-2024 year as we venture into new challenges and excitement. We will be a full band program of 220+ members. Ensembles we offer are Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Concert Band, Jazz One, Jazz Two, Jazz Three, Jazz Four, Super Sax Ensemble, Jazz Combo(s), Percussion Ensemble(s), Color Guard, Indoor Guard and more! The staff who will assist us this year are:

Rick FowlerDirector of Bands

Jackson GilchristAssociate Director of Bands

Ricky BelzGuard Instructor

  • If you have any questions, don’t hesitate to email one of us, a Booster officer or your section leader. We all look forward to the continuation of an amazing year and are eager to show our Spirit, Pride and Honor to our community of Saint Johns, Florida!!

As always, check often for updates.

Thank You All for making us the POWER of Creekside!

Rick Fowler – Director of Bands – [email protected]

Jackson Gilchrist – Associate Director of Bands – [email protected]

Diane Hoang– CHSBBA president – [email protected]

 Florida Bandmasters Association

Updated 2-26-2024

*Saint Johns County has been selected as one of NAMM’s (National Association of Music Merchants) Best Communities for Music Education*

*Saint Johns County and Creekside HS has been selected for the Thelonious Monk Institute as a Peer to Peer presentation and performance school*

*If you are a person with a disability who needs assistance, please contact Mr. Gilchrist or Mr. Fowler*