Now in its 31st year, the Wellington High School Band program has consistently earned Superior ratings at Florida Bandmasters Association district and state assessments in the areas of marching, concert, solo, ensemble, jazz, and auxiliary performance. The “Mighty Wolverine Sound” represented the state of Florida at the dedication of the National World War II Memorial Monument in Washington, D.C. on Memorial Day 2004. The band performed via invitation at the USS Missouri in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii in March 2009 celebrating Hawaii’s 50th anniversary of statehood, and made a return performance there in 2013 and 2017.
The band program has also earned several Gold ratings and Sweepstakes Awards in national competitions held in Nashville, Atlanta, Toronto, Orlando, New York City, and Chicago. The “Mighty Wolverine Sound” Marching Band’s Majorette Squad won the Disney Twirl Mania “Team of the Year” award in 2004, was named Disney Twirl Mania “Corps of the Year” in 2006; won the Drum Majorettes of America High School National Championship for 2007, 2008, and 2010; and the USTA National Championship in 2001.
Our band has a special commitment to veterans and performs annually at the South Florida National Cemetery’s Memorial Day Ceremony, as well as the Palm Beach County Veterans Parade. We also present an annual “Salute to Veterans” Concert every Veterans Day.