Band director: Chad McGee

Name of high school: Canal Winchester High School

Band’s official name: Canal Winchester Marching Indians

Band director(s):

• Chad McGee, director

• Brian Moore, assistant director

• Jay Fant, percussion instructor

• Nicolas Shirley, guard instructor

Field commander(s): Stevanie Montgomery and Nate Dent

Total number of band members, including color guard/flag corps: 104

Number of seniors, juniors, sophomores and freshmen: 19 seniors, 25 juniors, 30 sophomores and 30 freshmen

Date of first home halftime show: Friday, Aug. 31

Date of homecoming game: Friday, Oct. 5

Theme of homecoming halftime show: Not provided

Marching band’s season theme if applicable: Scenes of “Simple Gifts”

Scheduled special performances and competitions:

• Sept. 3 -- Canal Winchester Labor Day Parade

• Sept. 22 -- Contest at Logan Elm High School

• Sept. 29 -- Contest at Ohio State University and Bloom Carroll High School

• Oct. 13 -- Contest at Canal Winchester High School

• Oct. 17 -- Pumpkin Show Parade

• Oct. 20 -- Contest at Newark High School

Name of band boosters: Canal Winchester Performing Arts Boosters

Band’s or boosters’ website and/or social-media links:

• Boosters website --

• Facebook -- Canal Winchester Schools - Instrumental Music (@cwlsim)

Additional details and/or comments from band director: Not provided

-- Compiled by Janet Thiede