Upcoming Dates Upcoming NCHS Bands, Spirits and BBA events. Click on links to volunteer or for more information. 2018 7/23-26: 9 am – 2 pm Marching Percussion Week 7/28: NCHS Bands Carwash Fundraiser 8am – 3pm   Volunteers Needed! 7/30-8/10: Marching Redhawks Band Camp 8/1: Marching Redhawks and Fall Color Guard BOA fees due (see Charms for fee sheets if needed) 8/3: 7-8:30pm Marching Redhawks New (& returning) Parent Meeting #2  NCHS Rooms 101/102 8/9:  4:00 PM – 9:30 PM Naperville Municipal Band Concessions Fundraiser   @Naperville Central Park Concert Center   Volunteers Needed!! 8/11: Marching Redhawks trip to DCI Finals (Indianapolis) 8/16: First day of 2018-19 schoolRead More →

Missed the Marching Redhawks orientation, need a form or more information? To register your student’s interest – fill out this form (attendance form from orientation): Review this information (as appropriate)General Information and Expectations – NCHS Marching Redhawks General Information – NCHS Spirits Fall Color Guard Tentative 2018-19 NCHS Marching Redhawks schedule NEW! 2018-19 Marching Redhawks will use an Ultimate Drillbook! (waterproof!) To join the 2018-19 Marching Redhawks (all members: Winds, Percussion, Fall Color Guard, Drum Majors):Return the 2018-19 Marching Redhawks contract and registration fee ($52) by March 21, 2018 Students will then be contacted by their section leader(s) and receive a RED FOLDER withRead More →

Did you know? Undergraduate students in Purdue Musical Organizations are nearly twice as likely to be in the top… Posted by Purdue Student Life on Monday, February 5, 2018 Northwestern University admissions representative discusses the benefits of high school fine arts involvement on college applications at highly selective institutions.  “You would be (hard-pressed) to find a college admissions officer who would encourage you to drop out of the arts” University of Illinois admissions representative discusses the benefits of high school band involvement on college applications.  “Activities like marching band can benefit you during the college admissions review process”.

NCHS Bands and Spirits Jacket and Patches page has been updated. New activity bars in the inventory including: JAZZ BAND SECTION LEADER MARCHING BAND DRUM MAJOR COLOR GUARD ILMEA 9 SENIOR CONCERT (BAND) ILMEA 9 SENIOR JAZZ ILMEA ALL-STATE Activity patches including: NCHS Jazz NCHS Marching Classic ISU Marching Band Championship and 2016 Finalist (very limited supply) More pictures of the jacket options and placement of numbers, letters, patches and bars.   NCHS Bands and Spirits Jackets and Patches

The NCHS Marching Redhawks Need Adult Truck Drivers for the Fall Marching Competitions!! We need drivers for 16 -26’ box trucks and the truck (F250 size) that pulls the 32’ Marching Redhawks trailer.  3-4 drivers are needed for each competition this season.  A CDL is not needed but D203 must approve all drivers.  Please contact Mrs P  ( if interested in being an approved driver.  She will need a copy of your valid driver’s license to begin the process.  You can email her with the copy of your driver’s license if interested.  Thanks to all for considering.