Middle School Bands
Instrumental music in Circleville begins at the middle school. At the end of their 5th grade year, students can attend an instrument fitting and register for band in 6th grade. Beginning band in 6th grade focuses on the fundamentals of performing music, including reading music and learning the basics of their individual instrument. The 7th and 8th grade bands continue developing these fundamentals in preparation for high school band. Students that participate in the middle school bands also have the opportunity to perform in chamber ensembles and honor bands. Additionally, select 8th graders are chosen each fall to participate in the high school Marching Band.