2014 GHS Band Group Pic

           Joe Pflueger, Director 

Jessica Nohner, Assistant Director



Top Brass Sponsors

  • Lifetime Kia – Murphy, NC
  • Hwy 515 Auto Auction, Inc.
  • Blue Ridge North GA Ford
  • Gilmer Touchdown Club
  • Mason Tractor Company
  • Mack Aaron’s Apple House
  • United Community Bank
  • Complete Cash
  • Holly-Faith Apartments
  • Walmart

Mid Brass Sponsors

  • South East Produce Council
  • Georgia Apple Festival
  • State Farm, Candra Warren
  • Warren’s Auto Sales
  • Community & Southern Bank

First Brass Sponsors

  • Belle’s Boutique
  • Bennett’s Bobcat Service
  • Bernhardt Funeral Home
  • Ellijay Lions Club
  • Gadsden Music
  • Smart Cash
  • Stratford Inn
  • ETC
  • Larry’s Body Shop
  • First Impressions Printing
  • Gilmer Co. Republican Party
  • N. Georgia Medical Center
  • Park Sterling Bank
  • Piedmont Hospital
  • Whitepath Fabtech

Gilmer Band Booster Brass

  • Aaron’s
  • Amicalola Electric
  • Appalachian Propane
  • Bioconversion Technologies
  • Blizzard Digital
  • Cartecay Vineyards
  • Chick-Fil-A
  • June Walker Chevrolet
  • Legacy Cleaners
  • Lusk Pools
  • Dairy Queen
  • Ellijay Tire
  • Gilmer Chamber of Commerce
  • Gilmer Co. Sheriff’s Office
  • House Speaker David Ralston
  • Huff’s Drugs
  • Johnny Thomas Truck Sales
  • Starbucks
  • Talbot Family Dental
  • Times Courier
  • Lykin’s Family Dentistry
  • Mahan & Associates
  • North Ga. Metal & Vinyl
  • Papa’s Pizza
  • Poole’s BBQ
  • Charlie’s Restaurant
  • Smitty’s Engraving
  • Clark & Clark Attorneys
  • Country Financial Insurance
  • TreeMann’s Tree Service

Gilmer Band Booster Sponsors

  • Ace Hardware
  • Appalachian Photography
  • North Ga. Gun Range
  • Sherwin Williams
  • State Farm – Randy Dean
  • Twin City Motors
  • Walker Services
  • White Columns Restaurant
  • Mark Queen Salon
  • Calvary Way Baptist Church
  • Cartecay United Methodist Church
  • Cindy West – Remax
  • East Ellijay Family Dentistry
  • Georgian Light Gallery
  • Gilmer Co. Saddle Club
  • Homeward Bound
  • Ronnie Thompson Ford
  • Mark Seven Autoplex
  • Mona’s Alterations
  • Mountain Valley Chrysler
  • One Source Business Products
  • One Source Recovery
  • Pizza King
  • Roeland Motors



Gilmer Band Important Dates:

Nov. 11 – 2014 Veteran’s Day Parade
Downtown Ellijay / Bring Uniform to School
Dismiss GHS at 8:30am / Parade at 11:00am
Nov. 1 3 – Marching Band Practice 3:45-5:30 GHS
Nov. 14 –  1st Round of PLAY-OFFS @ North
Oconee High School.  Seat Time:3:00 pm
Return Time: 12:30 am.  Parents please be
on time when picking up your child.

Nov. 20 – Pep Band Practice 3:30-5 @GHS
Nov. 21 – 2nd Round of PLAY-OFFS : TBD
Nov. 24 -28 Thanksgiving Break..ENJOY!!
Dec. 4 – Pep Band Practice 3:30-5pm@ GHS

Dec. 10 – GHS Symphonic Band 3:45-5:00pm
Dress Rehearsal for Christmas Concert.
All students performing MUST attend!

Dec. 11 – GHS/GMS Christmas Concert 7:00pm
GMS GYM.  GHS Meet @ 6:30 for Warm-up
White County HS – Times: TBD
WCHS – 2600 US HWY 129
Cleveland, Ga. 30528
Dec. 22 – Jan. 5  Christmas Break
Jan. 6 – Back to School!!



GHS Band Coffee Fundaraiser!
Money and Forms due by December 2
Parent Pick-Up: Thursday, December 11
Bags will be Red/Green for Holiday Gifts!!


Students and Parents, Please have
your uniform Dry-Cleaned professionally
and returned to the GHS Band Room
no later than Thursday, December 4. Please
make sure the receipt is dated after 11/14/14.
ColorGuard uniforms should be turned in
by Tuesday, November 18. Guard uniforms
do not need to be dry-cleaned.


GHS Band 2014 Christmas Concert
Thursday, December 11  7:00p.m.
Concert is being held in the GMS GYM.
The concert will feature the GHS & GMS
Bands, GHS Jazz Cats and the GHS
Get your ticket for the Gift Baskets
to be raffled off during the concert!

3rd Annual GHS Jazz Cats Dinner/Dance

WHEN: Friday, February 13th & Saturday, February 14th
TIME:    6:00pm. to 8:30pm.  Dinner served at 6:30pm.
WHAT:  Dinner, Dance, & Silent Auction
Sponsored by The Gilmer High School Jazz Cats
Contact: Jennetta Kelly 706-889-2559/jkelly@gilmerschools.com OR
GHS Band Office@ 706-276-5099/jpflueger@gilmerschools.com



CONGRATULATIONS to the GHS Marching Band for being named 2014 SILVER DIVISION CHAMPIONS at the Georgia Contest of Champions held at East Jackson HS in Commerce, Ga. on Saturday, October 11.   The Band finished with ALL Superior Ratings and SUPERIOR Ratings in ALL Caption areas with the GHS Colorguard, Drum Major, AND BAND winning First Place in the AAA Class.   The GHS Drumline finished 2nd Place in the AAA Class respectively!  GHS Drum Major Caitlin D. finished the day with the 2nd highest score for the entire day out of all bands!!  Congratulations to the ENTIRE GHS Marching Band and GHS Band Parents for a successful 2014 Competitive season!!


2014 Goergia Contest of Champions, Silver Division Champs!!

2014 Goergia Contest of Champions, Silver Division Champs!!

Drum Major Caitlin D. and the award winning GHS Band

Drum Major Caitlin D. and the award winning GHS Band

If you would like to receive TEXT ALERTS from the GHS Band regarding upcoming events, text GHSBAND to 91011.  Standards text rates from your carrier may apply.

The band Parent “survival guide” will answer some of the most common questions band parents ask as well as inform you of some upcoming events involving your child in the GHS Band.  Click on the link below to download the survival guide……

Survival Guide for Parents


Shako and Stadium

 The 2013 GHS Band is gearing up for another exciting year of GHS Bobcat Football


 Gilmer High School
408 Bobcat TraiL
Ellijay, Georgia 30540
Band Office: (706) 276-5099
Main  Office: (706)276-5080
Fax # : (706)276-5088