The cost of local high school marching bands range from $600 to $2,000 per student for a year.
The Marching Eagles' band fees are as little as $200 per student for a year!
Private music lessons will cost between $50 and $100 a week.
Tuition for a concert class with North Metro Music Education averages about $8.50 per week.
Public School band programs require several hours of in-school and after-school rehearsal each week.
North Metro Concert Students have class one day a week.
Marching Eagles Students meet for practice twice a week.
Flexible scheduling of practice times at home throughout the week allows more time for family activities.
Smaller classes mean more individual attention as students are learning their instruments and how to read music.
Beginner classes (level 1) only have about 10 students.
As the skill level increases, the class size also increases, so that more experienced and accomplished students (level 4) have the advantage of playing in larger, more diverse groups.
With hundreds of students in a typical marching band, many band members don't know each other. It can be hard to build friendships and make connections.
The Marching Eagles is a perfect size to be personal, but still big enough to have fun activities!
8-10 football games
1 trip to Panama City Beach, FL