The Pride of Burke County
The Pride of Burke County is one of Burke County High School's largest student organization, consisting of over 100 students involved in many different ensembles that practice and perform throughout the entire year. In many ways, the band is the face of the school in the community, giving performances at public concerts, parades, sporting events, Board of Education functions, local business openings or special activities, and other community events.
The band is currently under the direction of Mr. D'Wayne DuBose, Mr. Justin Morris, and assisted by BCMS directors Mr. Samuel Speering and Ms.Regina Thomas. The Drum Majors for 2021-2022 are Ny'Keria Roberson & Dontreal Williams, Jr. The Color Guard (Blue Silk) and Dance Team (Blue Motion) are under the instruction of Mrs. LaTashia Parrish. Mr. Reginald Carswell is the Logistics Coordinator. Other staff includes Ms. Precious Thornton as choreographer and Mr. Jermal Harris as Percussion Instructor.