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WSHSB Patriot Marching Band

For marching, the WSHSB is also known as "The Patriots." Patriots attend marching camp in June and average five parades in the summer.

WSHSB Winter Concert

With two concerts per year, our winter concert is usually held at the end of January. Concerts are FREE admission with open seating. Check our Music Resource page to listen to past concerts.

WSHSB Patriot Marching Band

Marching trimester is voluntary and open to current WSHSB members and NON-members. This includes experienced musicians who are welcome to join us for the summer marching trimester. For more details see our Summer Marching page.

WSHSB Spring Concert

Our second concert of the year is generally held mid to late May. Come hear our Junior, Senior, and Symphonic bands separately and combined.

West Suburban Home School Band

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The West Suburban Home School Band, or WSHSB in short, follows the model of a community band and includes all wind instruments, woodwinds and brass, as well as a full percussion section. There are no stringed instruments ...more

WSHSB Member's News

Member's News has the link to the weekly Rehearsal Notes PDF and for quick reference, Important Dates and Deadlines and the Sectional Chart are included. Download  the weekly Rehearsal Notes for the week's practice assignments and more.



To join the WSHSB a student must be home schooled. Those interested in joining the WSHSB, at any level but Cadet, must submit an audition video. Recommended minimum age for any level is nine. There are four skill levels to consider...more

Forms & Documents

General Information

2019-2020 Handbook
The Handbook Agreement is now part of the registration form.


Link to WSHSB Calendar page

Music - Instrument - Repair Stores

Music Return Forms
2019 Marching Music Return Form

Concert and Parade Information
                FRIDAY, November 29, 6pm - Wheaton Light-a-Holiday Parade

FRIDAY, January 24, 2020, 7pm - WINTER CONCERT
                                Dellora A.Norris Cultural Arts Center
                                1040 Dunham Road | St. Charles, IL 60174
               There is no admission charge for the concert; however, donations are accepted at the door.


Spring Concert Flyer and Tickets -
No tickets or flyers at this time

Summer Marching

             Summer Marching Parade Information
Parade Dates

WSHSB Dress Codes
WSHSB Dress Codes Revised 08/23/18
Includes Overview and Codes for practices, dress rehearsals/concerts and Summer Marching

Well-Wisher Form
                January 2020 Winter Well-Wisher

Registration and Rental Forms
2019-2020 WSHSB Tuition - Fee Schedule

2019 Winter Registration Form
       See Booster Requirements below.
All winter registrations must be mailed and received by July 31 or delivered in person with your audition(s) on August 1. Late fees apply after August 1.

Registration includes
1. A completed and signed Registration/ Commitment, page 3,
    including your booster commitment
2. A signed Handbook Agreement, page 4
3. Applicable rental forms/fees

Instrument Rental Agreement

                                        BOOSTER REQUIREMENTS
WSHSB Winter Booster Jobs released at 7pm, Monday, July 22, first come first served.

See our Booster Page for all Job Descriptions and the link to the WSHSB Online Sign-Up Schedule.

FOR CONCERT TRIMESTERS - One parent must volunteer for at least
4 Booster positions/slots per trimester in which their student(s) is/are participating.
FOR THE SUMMER MARCHING TRIMESTER - One parent must volunteer for at least
2 Booster positions/slots for the marching trimester in which their student(s) is/are participating.
Jobs are first come first served. You must do BOTH point A and B.
          A. Enter your name on the WSHSB Online Sign-up Schedule for the job(s)
              you are committing to do.
          B. In the Booster section of the Registration form you will need to initial that online sign-up has
              been completed and state the date/s and positions for which you volunteered.
              NOTE: Filling-in a job on the registration form without signing-up online IS NOT SUFFICIENT.
sign-up is MANDATORY. The form merely echoes what you signed-up for online but
              does not fulfill the online sign-up requirement. Jobs remain open until online sign-up is


Practice Report

WSHSB Practice Report

Solo and Ensemble Contest

                                               There are no paper forms to complete.
   SEC ONLINE Registration time begins January 3, 2019
with the following NEW links.
    A confirmation email will be sent for each entry
                                  to the main contact on each form

SEC Solo Registration Form
                       SEC Ensemble Registration Form
Only one person should register for an entire Ensemble. That one person
             should collect the ensemble fees from each student (not adults)
                                  and turn them in, in one envelope.

ONLINE Registration Deadline is January 31, 2019
                               SEC Fee deadline is February 7, 2019

                      Online forms must be completed and all fees paid by the deadlines.
                         Pay all fees at the front tables at band. Bring the exact amount
                                          as we are not equipped to make change.                                                                                                      ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

It is of the utmost importance that participants carefully read the SEC Rules
found here
→ SEC Rules

For further information about out what to prepare prior to the SEC as well as what to do and expect that day including proper conduct and etiquette pointers
use this
link  SEC Helpful Tips 

Order Forms
There are no order forms at this time.

Rehearsal Notes
Rehearsal Notes Archive

Music Resources
Link to our Music Resources page

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