Visual Ensembles

Color Guard

The Fort Hill High School Color Guard is a dance and twirling visual ensemble that meets both during and after school.

The Color Guard is part of the marching band program, performing at all marching band events.

The Color Guard begins in the spring with auditions at Fort Hill. The Guard meets in the late summer preparing routines for the marching band show.

The Color Guard also spends its time preparing for several other events including competitions, pep-rallies and basketball games.

The Color Guard is under the direction of Matt Stoops.

Honor Guard

The Fort Hill High School Honor Guard carries the school/Band banner and presents the colors of the United States, Maryland, Allegany County and Fort Hill High School.

The Honor Guard is staffed by members of the Fort Hill band’s Front Ensemble musicians

Sentinelettes

The Sentinelettes are a dance driven team that meets both during and after school.  The Sentinelettes begin in the spring with auditions at Fort Hill.  The Sentinelettes are an integral part of the marching band program, for parades, football games and other “full band” performances. The Sentinelettes also prepare for several other events including competitions, pep-rallies and basketball games.

The Sentinelettes are under the direction of Becca Alkire.

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