The band program in Deep Creek involves more than 300 students in grades 6-12. The directors include: Mr. Matthew Phillips, Hugo Owens Middle School, Mr. Lynn Hunt, Deep Creek Middle School, and Ms. Debbie Beck, Deep Creek High School. The Deep Creek High School Band includes four curriculum classes: Band 9, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, and Percussion Ensemble. All band members in grades 9-12 are offered the opportunity to participate in the Deep Creek Marching Hornets. Students can also choose to participate in the Deep Creek Color Guard, the vital visual component of the Marching Hornets.
The band staff at Deep Creek all work together to provide students with a cohesive experience in band. The directors strongly believe this continuity provides a sense of stability as students move from one level of education to the next. The goal of the Deep Creek Band Program is to provide each student every possible opportunity available and to insure quality in student learning and performance.
Please take the time to read through the handbook to familiarize yourself with the nuts and bolts of the band program. This will help you be a successful member of the band program at Deep Creek.
Deep Creek High School 2900 Margaret Booker Drive Chesapeake, VA 23323