The Lakota East Bands program cultivates excellence while providing meaningful experiences in music education. By encouraging a deeper understanding of the art of music, every performance challenges the mind and enriches the spirit in a collaborative setting.

Music is a vital expression of our humanity, and the joy of playing an instrument lasts a lifetime. Participation in a band program presents students with the opportunity to learn the value of cooperation, the power of effective leadership, and the importance of individual contributions uniting to accomplish a single goal.

The Lakota East Bands program teaches students that Teamwork, Integrity, and Compassion come together to create a Tradition of Excellence.