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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.


Full Calendar for 2024-2025Band Calendar 24-25

August 6-7-8          GUARD and  PERCUSSION (Battery)   4 to 8pm

August 7-8              PERCUSSION (front ensemble) 4 to 8pm (dinner provided)

August 12               1st day of Classes

August 15               BAND CAMP 4 to 6pm

August 16               BAND CAMP 4 to 8pm (dinner provided)

                                    **Parent Meeting 6:30pm in auditorium**

August 17                UNIFORM DAY – sign up in classes first week of school between 9am and 3pm

**Sections may have bonding time or short music sections over the summer in July. These are not mandatory, but are strongly encouraged if available**

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

2024-2025 Medical Form –  POWER-Band-Health-Form

2024-2025 CALENDAR – Band Calendar 24-25

Welcome Letter (new members)8th Grade Letter

**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 2024-2025 year as we venture into new challenges and excitement. We will be a full band program of 230+ members in Marching. Other 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

Tina LarsenAssociate 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]

 Tina Larsen Associate Director of Bands

Diane Hoang– CHSBBA president – [email protected]

 Florida Bandmasters Association

Updated 6-12-2024

*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. Fowler*