The Band on the Run 5K is back after two years off for Covid. We are scheduled for the morning of May 7th. Come on out and support the CHS band and cross country team while challenging yourself to a 5k race!


The Charlottesville High School (CHS) Band Boosters is an organization of parents and friends that support the CHS Band programs through volunteering and fundraising. Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month (Sept-June) at 6:30 PM in the CHS band room. Contact the Band Boosters at CharlottesvilleBandBoosters@gmail.com. You can contact the Booster Treasurer at treasurerchsbandboosters@gmail.com

The current officers are:

Nick Bon-Harper, President;
E.D. Rambo, Vice President;
Tracy MacDonald, Secretary;

Steph Gist, Treasurer;

Adie Pettitt, At Large;

Kendal Crusse, At Large;

Lisa Green, At Large

Band Booster Officer Job Descriptions

Programs supported

Marching Band – (August-November)
Summer Band Camp, 4-5 Home Football Games, 3-4 Marching Band Competitions, Drum Major and Color Guard Camps, VBODA Marching Assessment

Winter Guard/Drum Line - (November-April) 2-3 Competitions

Jazz Band - (October-May) All-State Jazz Assessment

Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band - (October-May)
Fall/Winter and Spring Concerts, Pit Orchestra for Spring Musical, Senior Regional Orchestra, VBODA All-State Concert Assessment

General Band costs – Instrument maintenance, competition fees, music and marching drill, equipment, additional marching band and winter guard staff, transportation to competitions, band camp activities, uniforms and cleaning,  instrument purchases (in conjunction with Charlottesville School Board budget.)