This page is about the Chisholm High School Band in Chisholm, Minnesota.
The band is composed of students in grades 9-12. At least 25%
of the student body is involved with the band each year.
We proudly support our Bluestreaks!
A Little Explanation
Chisholm is a small school, with an enrollment of about 360 students
in 9-12, therefore, the band is not always high on the priority list for
funding. We make most of our funding by selling tickets to our two
band concerts each year. The proceeds from them usually cover the
band budget for the next year.
Because our school is small, we have no uniforms, band trip, boosters,
or official marching band.
The band is basically one unit that has only one offshoot, the
When we play for games, we are the Pep
We are happy the way we are. We practice Pep Band until Fall
Homecoming. Then we begin Concert
The CHS band is well known in the area for it's excellence in competition.
The concert band always makes the region music contest and usually recieves
a 38 or higher from all three judges. The highest point total is
40. Several times in recent years we have recieved 40+'s from each
We have one conductor for our bands, Mr. Gerald Snyder
Mr. Snyder is in his last year as conductor of the CHS bands!
Next year at this time he will be golfing in Arizona! We will miss