DCHS Band Accomplishments 2016-2017 School Year

Marching Band Season (Fall 2016)

  • Successfully implemented new rehearsal procedures

  • Band Camp—new schedule and lots of fun!

  • Welcome new Assistant Band Director Mr. Ryan Day

  • Middle School Band Director Mr. Dan Herrick helping full time & student teacher

  • Student participation grew

  • Channel 8 WISH-TV Band of the Week

  • First Place at the Fishers and Lawrence Central show


  • Hosted 4th "Contest of Champions" marching invitational

  • Gold Rating at Regionals 2nd place—Outstanding Visual

  • Class B Semi State—6th Place

  • 8th Grade Band Night

  • Hosted the Class C Semi State for the 6th time (biggest turn out in 6 years)

  • Renovation of the Band Semi Complete

  • 22 Seniors

  • Booster Parent involved hit an all time high!!

  • CLASS B STATE FINALS!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • BOA Super Regional—highest placement and score every by DCHS

  • Outstanding Guard, Percussion, Music, Visual awards

Winter Percussion Ensemble (Winter/Spring 2017)

  • 2nd Place at New Palastine

  • 3rd Place at Franklin Central

  • 5th Place at Plainfield

  • 5th Place at Greenfield Central

  • 4th Place State Finals

Indoor Winds (Winter/Spring 2017)

  • 3rd Place at New Palastine

  • 2nd  Place at Plainfield

  • 3rd Place at Greenfield Central

  • 4th Place State Finals

Color Guard

  • 2nd Place at New Palastine

  • 3rd Place Franklin Central

  • 5th Place Plainfield

  • 5th Place Greenfield Central

  • 2nd Place (Runner Up) State Finals

  • 28th Place at WGI World Championship 


2016 Marching Band Show



2017 Winter Percussion Show

First Draft


2017 Indoor Winds Show

The Emerald Order


2017 Color Guard Show

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