• Friendships

    ——They don't just happen

    We pride ourselves on developing new student leaders while having fun.

  • Confidence

    ——Built from experience

    We put young people on the field in front of hundreds of spectators.

  • Teamwork

    ——Working with others

    is a skill that best learned early...

  • Showmanship

    —— Creativity and Artistry

    Being part of something Bigger...

  • Reward

    ——Achievement, Recognition

    for having done your very best...

Be part of something Bigger...

Welcome to the Home of the Wakefield High School Bands

Whether you are a parent, a student or a visitor to one of our annual festivals, we hope you find all the information here that you need.  If you are a Future Student, we have a page of information, just for you! Please contact us if you have any questions.


Entries for March 2015

Posted on October 01, 2015 09:04
2015 Heart of Carolina

Inclement Weather Announcement

Wakefield regrets to announce the cancellation of the 2015 Heart of Carolina Marching Band Invitational. 

Due to deteriorating field conditions, Wake County Schools made a system wide announcement that all scheduled activities on playing fields would be cancelled this weekend.  The benefits for an indoor competition were weighed against various other factors and after consultation with all the participating bands and the school staff, the decision to cancel was reached. 

Thank you for your support of our program and our students.

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Posted on September 07, 2017 13:29

The Heart of Carolina Marching Band Invitational begins in

Please take a minute to sign up as a volunteer for the Heart Of Carolina!

Volunteer NOW


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Posted on April 22, 2016 21:19

There are a lot of reasons to join Color Guard...

Here's a video with a few of them:  YouTube

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Posted on April 12, 2016 13:39
2016 Heart of Carolina

Wakefield is pleased to announce the date for the 2016 Heart of Carolina Marching Band Invitational as October 1st 2016.  For more information and registration links, please see the event page.

2016 Heart of Carolina

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Posted on April 05, 2016 19:37
The ramps are designed with interlocking extensions at their tops which hold the three ramps together and prevent them from tipping or moving during performance.  The extensions also serve as the base for the platform, which is also reinforced to allow for students standing on or walking across the platform.  At their tallest point, the ramps are 20" tall.

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Posted on March 30, 2016 15:19
Parents, if you are interested in opportunities for your student to develop leadership skills and experience responsibility while at the same time lea...

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Posted on November 17, 2015 20:08
Go to our Events: State Dance competition to link to our Volunteer Sign up page and download the Volunteer Needs .pdf for more details:  http://w...

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Posted on September 17, 2015 22:16
I have been wanting to write this note to y’all since we relocated from Minnesota over the July 4th weekend.  “Thank You” fello...

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Posted on September 13, 2015 16:10
Be sure to check out the excellent pictures and videos taken and made available to us at no charge from Cyndi and Mike Townley. If you're interested...

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Posted on August 25, 2015 16:51
September 26th our students attend their first Marching Band competition. Dress Tech Day is like a theater production's Dress Rehearsal. Students will...

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Posted on August 14, 2015 08:31
One of my favorite movie lines comes from a story in which the best players of one of the best football teams go on strike and they bring in replaceme...

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Posted on August 11, 2015 07:48
Uniform Fitting Arrival Tiimes: Returning band members - 3:30 pm New band members - 4:15 pm
Posted on August 03, 2015 16:42
During band camp week, WHS MB parents filled 101 volunteer slots, built and painted 5 platforms/10 ramps, prepared and served 9 staff/student meals, s...

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Posted on August 03, 2015 07:39
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Posted on July 31, 2015 19:10
To: ALL Staff WHS From: Anson Robinson/WakefieldHS/WCPSS Date: 07/30/2015 10:18AM Cc: Felicia Hinton/Transportation/WCPSS@Staff, Theresa Dodd/Wakef...

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Posted on July 29, 2015 22:23
Download the documents distributed at the meeting:

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Posted on July 27, 2015 20:34
Let’s join the Wakefield HS PTSA in welcoming our new principal!  A short general PTSA meeting will be held on August 12th in the auditori...

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Posted on July 22, 2015 20:29
What is NightBEAT all about anyway?
Since its beginning in 1988, the NightBEAT event has become a perennial crowd favorite on the annual Drum Corps International® (DCI) Summer Games ...

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Posted on July 22, 2015 20:20
If you need to purchase new shoes or additional gloves for your returning student, please complete the online form below.  Payment is due prior t...

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Posted on July 21, 2015 08:07

Get ready to meet your upcoming marching band family over dinner. BEFORE dinner (5:00 pm) come see what your kids have been learning all week. Remember:  Many hands make a load light. 

  • Click here to make your reservation.
  • Bring a covered dish to share per your last name:
    A-R - side
    S-Z - dessert
  • Click here to volunteer for setup or serving or cleanup

Thanks! And looking forward to seeing everyone!

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Posted on June 18, 2015 08:42
Fair Share Payment #3 is DUE August 13
Click here to see schedule and payment options. Thanks for helping us stay in the green.

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Posted on May 12, 2015 16:06
Gently Used Color Guard Equipment Sale

Wakefield HS Band is pleased to make available many of our gently used Color Guard and Winter Guard costumes and flags for sale to other band programs.  All items have been professionally cleaned before placing into storage and are ready for your next show.  Costumes come in a variety of sizes and styles and are typically stocked in sufficient quantity to meet the needs of medium to large groups.  Please browse our inventory and contact us if there is something that interests you.  We can provide you with more information on quantity and size when you call. Prices are negotiable on all items.

Click "Store" in the main menu.

Contact: Brian Munoz

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Posted on May 05, 2015 22:14

Here are a few dates for you to keep in mind as we end the year....

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Posted on May 02, 2015 08:03

Tickets for the Spring Bandquet are on sale now in the Store.  Get yours today.

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Posted on April 27, 2015 11:44
 Did you miss last week's MB Interest Meeting?
If you missed last's week's meeting, please check out the following materials, and if you still have questions, please reach out to the Band Booster President and/or Mr. Munoz.

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Posted on April 24, 2015 06:58
Listen to the comments from one WHS Band Student about her experience as a new member.  

Joining the band is not just about taking another class,  it's about making new friends, becoming part of a team and learning about  leadership.   

You too can be part of something bigger.., 

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Posted on April 17, 2015 07:45
We are pleased to report that Maroon Winter Guard advances to SemiFInals!!!!! Please follow the link for schedules: Friday schedule: http://wgi.org...

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Posted on April 02, 2015 11:02
Wakefield High School band is pleased to present our Winter Program show case featuring concert performances by Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band, as w...

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Posted on March 23, 2015 11:24
Wakefield High School winter programs plays host to the Atlantic Indoor Association (http://www.atlanticindoor.org/)  circuit championships for p...

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Posted on March 19, 2015 11:35
Here is a simple solution to the question what is for dinner/lunch?  PDQ- using your PDQ gift card that you bought for only $6 but get to buy wit...

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Posted on March 19, 2015 11:05
Greetings Parents: Here are few updates about what has been happening in the band/winter programs! also see next email about a new fundraiser!! ...

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