The Berkmar Patriot Band is led by Band Director Arthur Wright III. Wright previously served as Director of Bands/Assistant Professor of Music at Savannah State University.
Mr. Wright is a member of the Georgia Music Educator's Association, National Education Association, College Band Directors National Association, Conductor’s Guild, HBCU National Band Director’s Consortium, Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., Kappa Kappa Psi National Honorary Band Fraternity, and Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity of America.
Berkmar Band Fees
2019-2020 School Year
Marching Band Camp - $200 paid in full by July 1, 2019
Discount of $25 if paid by May 31, 2019
Marching Band Dues - $400 paid in full by November 15, 2019
Discount of $100 if paid by May 31st 2019 = $300
Sibling discount of $50 starts June 1, 2019 (not applicable with early discount
Pay online via PayPal, drop box in band room.
Seniors have until March 29th to pay their dues in full. If Dues are not paid by March 29th, the student's name will be turned into administration and the student will not be able to participate in graduation, prom, and other senior activities.
In Order to receive discounts for the 2019-2020 school year, All fees must be paid from the 2018-2019 school year
Mandatory Parent Meetings at Berkmar High School at 7:00 pm