Welcome to the Website of the Schaumburg High School Bands
Over 200 students are involved in the band program at Schaumburg High School, which includes 4 curricular concert bands, 3 extracurricular jazz ensembles, marching band, pep band, and numerous student-led small ensembles. Located in Schaumburg, IL, SHS has a total student population of about 2400 and is one of five high schools in Township High School District 211.
Football Game: Thursday, October 2nd at 7pm (5:15pm call time)
The Saxons host the Fremd Vikings in this Thursday night matchup. Check out the SMB and their 2014 show, the Music of Chicago! Please note call time is now 5:15pm, due to the earlier kickoff time (7pm).
NIU Band Day: Saturday, October 4th (9am call time, 4pm kickoff)
The Saxon Marching Band will join the NIU Marching Huskies and other high school bands from around the state at NIU's annual High School Band Day at Huskie Stadium. The SMB will bus from Schaumburg in the morning for the game and halftime performance.
SMB Indoor Concert: Monday, October 6th at 7pm
The Saxon Marching Band presents its Indoor Marching Band Concert on Monday, October 6th in the SHS Main Gymnasium. Join us for an evening of fan favorites including the 2014 halftime show, The Music of Chicago. Admission is a non-perishable food item.
Senior Night Football Game: Friday, October 10th at 7:30pm
The Saxons host the Conant Cougars in this final regular season home game. Come support the SMB and congratulate our the Senior Class of 2015 during a pre-game ceremony for students and parents. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30pm (5:45pm call time).
Columbus Day Parade: Monday, October 13th at 12:30pm (9am call time)
Cheer on the Saxon Marching Band as they perform in the Columbus Day Parade in downtown Chicago. The parade begins at 12:30pm, and runs south on State Street from Wacker to Van Buren. Call time for students is 9am at SHS.