Meet the Band Director 

Stan Lawton

The Benefits of Encouraging Students to Join the School Band

When you’re a student, extracurricular activities are probably one of the most exciting endeavors you can try at school. From Sports to drama teams, there are just so many options that students may find it hard to pick just one.

Out of all the many choices, the school band remains very popular. The benefits of being in the school band go way beyond just picking up an instrument. While there are lots of reasons to encourage students to join a band, here are some of the most important:

Helps cognitive development

Provides opportunities for socialization

Supports efficient brain processing

Encourages self-expression

Lowers stress levels