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.