Welcome to the official home of the Oakdale High School Bear Band and Colorguard. OHS is located in Ijamsville, Maryland, and is the newest high school in the Frederick County Public School system. Our program provides rich and fulfilling experiences to the students through Marching Band, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Colorguard, Indoor Percussion, and Indoor Guard.
Be sure to check out our pages so you can find out what is new and exciting!
Marching Band 2015-2016 Kicks off May 28!
The Marching Band Info Meeting is on May 28 at 7:00 PM at OHS. Band Camp 2015 will be two weeks this year, with a few summer rehearsals preceding camp to prepare music and marching basics. We are awaiting confirmation on our band camp dates, but our tentative weeks are July 27-31 and August 3-7. For full schedule times, dates, and season information, make sure you attend our Marching Band Info Meeting!
The 2015 Band Booster Scholarship is open to all seniors who participated in marching band, concert band, or color guard during the 2014-2015 school year. Applications are due to Ms. Hornbaker electronically or hard-copy by May 1 at 2:15 PM. No exceptions. Stop by the band room to scan the QR code or download the Google Doc file from the link below:
Parent Volunteer Hours
It's that time of year again... Please consider filling out the Volunteer Hour log for OHS for May 1, 2014- April 30, 2015! It helps OHS keep track of the MANY hours of hard work our parents put in to make OHS a great place to be! See the Bear Blast for more information.
Upcoming Band Events:
- April 20: Band Booster Meeting, 7:00 PM
- April 23: Elementary Band Concert at OHS, 7:00 PM
- April 25: Indoor Guard TIA Chapter Championships at Hempfield HS
- May 13: Band and Choir Spring Concert, 7:00 PM
- May 21: Booster Meeting and Marching Band Info Night! (Plus Show Reveal!)
- May 27: Memorial Day Program (during school)
- June 3: Salute to Seniors Program (during school)
- June 5: Graduation at Mount St. Mary's
- June 8-10: Band CRES Test at OHS
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