Fifth Grade Band
The Fifth Grade Band is a class for students who wish to begin study of a wind or percussion instrument. This ensemble meets for 30 minutes, four days per week during the regular school day, and performs two evening concerts and two Elementary chapel concerts during the year. Junior High Beginning Band The Junior High Beginning Band serves students who wish to begin study of a wind or percussion instrument, but did not have the opportunity to join the Fifth Grade Band. This ensemble meets during first period and performs two evening concerts per year.
Sixth Grade Band
The GAC Sixth Grade Band serves students with at least one year of experience playing a wind or percussion instrument. This ensemble meets during second period and performs four concerts per year, including a “Sixth Grade Night” guest performance at a home football game as well as an area band festival in the spring. Students in this ensemble are eligible to audition for the District 13 Honor Band and the Georgia All-State Band.
- 2010 – Superior Rating, 2nd Place, Southern Star Music Festival
- 2009 – Superior Rating, 2nd Place, Southern Star Music Festival