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The Marching Band practices  2 days a week from 6:30-8:30 pm in September, October and first two weeks of November.
    • All rehearsals are held at Nyack High School.  Practices are NOT canceled due to inclement weather.  Rehearsals begin inside the high school and proceed out to the football field or the parking lot.
    • Students are required to have the appropriate clothes (comfortable sneakers and socks - no sandals or open-toed shoes.  As the weather gets colder, students should prepare accordingly: warm clothing in layers, gloves, hats, etc.
    • Students should be prepared with all materials and instruments
    • Students must travel to and from each event on the bus from NHS, and pick up and drop off is at NHS including Syracuse. Band members are expected to help load and unload the buses/truck.
    • Competitions: after students perform, the band stays to watch other bands and for the awards ceremony. Departure is as a band after the awards ceremony, and pick up is at NHS.
    • Depending on the timing, there are times when students will be provided food by volunteer parents, and other times when they will need to pack a lunch or bring money to purchase food at competitions.  Click here for information on food needs for the band throughout the season and to volunteer

  • Here is the average game day schedule: 
    • 4pm practice starts 
    • Approximately 5:15 - 5:45pm break for dinner 
    • 6:15pm depart for field 
    • 7:30pm game start 
    • 9:30pm game ends/return to school 
    • 10pm unpack equipment/clean music suite/make announcements dismiss
  • THE CALENDAR & SCHEDULE ABOVE ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE! All Away Game addresses are based on the Nyack HS Football Schedule - however, like Nyack Athletics, games/stadiums may not be located at the school itself.  If we find that this is the case, we will update the address ASAP.** Click here for a printable Schedule At A Glance