Marching Band

Welcome to the Girard Yellow Jacket Marching Band!

It’s not to late to join marching band! The season has started, but if you are interested in joining the band, just show up to a practice! If you have questions contact the band director, Mr.Staaf at Below you will find useful links and information about announcements, schedules, music, judging and scores. We do have most of this information posted in the BAND app as well.

Band Performances

Girard High School Marching Band competes in competitions most Saturdays, as well as performing at football games and several parades.


Documents & Resources

Important documents and links for students and parents

Band Communication

There are many ways to receive communication including: BAND app, facebook, the website, and boosters emails.


  • Parents and students will be invited to sign up for the BAND app on their mobile phone. The band app is a private social network where you can view post, schedules, gallery, and much more.


Booster Emails:

Meet our Staff

Rick Staaf

Band Director

Raymond Brown

Co Band Director/Percussion

Devin Rossey

Color Guard Instructor