Marching Band Showcase Returns to Lawnwood Stadium

St. Lucie County, FL – The 2nd Annual Marching Band Showcase is slated for October 20, 2018 at Lawnwood Stadium.  This year’s event promises to entertain all ages as middle and high school bands take the field to perform musical selections spanning Broadway hits to toe-tapping oldies.

Performances will highlight the talents and skills of students and directors.  The gates open at 6 PM for fans who will enjoy an exciting evening of music.  As a grand finale, middle and high school marching bands will unite for a collaborative performance under the direction of special guest conductor St. Lucie Public Schools Superintendent E. Wayne Gent.

The Education Foundation, a tremendous supporter of Arts in Education, is instrumental in supporting this event through its Matching Teacher Grant.

Participating Middle School Directors and Bands

Joe Colombo                   Forest Grove Middle

Charles Lukkari               St. Lucie West K-8

William Cromer              Allapattah Flats K-8

Ashley Egan                     Manatee Academy K-8

Amy Isenhower              Oak Hammock K-8

Joann Kinder                   Southern Oaks Middle

Jim LeBon                        Southport Middle

James LeBon                   Westgate K-8

High School Directors and Bands

Jason Albert                     Lincoln Park Academy

Jean Auguste                   Ft. Pierce Westwood High

Ian Crumpton                   Ft. Pierce Central High

Luke Hall                           Treasure Coast High

Brian Hoce                        St. Lucie West Centennial High

Troy Wiley                         Port St. Lucie High

About St. Lucie Public Schools

St. Lucie Public Schools (SLPS) proudly serves students as the highest-ranking District on the Treasure Coast and fifth in Florida with a graduation rate of 90.1 percent.  As a B rated District, there are no failing schools, and SLPS is ranked among the top one-third of Florida’s districts for student achievement. The District also has the distinction of being recognized as one of St. Lucie County’s Best Places to Work.  The mission of SLPS is to ensure all students graduate from safe and caring schools equipped with the knowledge, skills and desire to succeed. For more information, visit http://www.stlucieschools.org.