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Performance Groups

BandThe BANDS of Marcos de Niza
Drew Erickson, Director

Band includes all instrumentalists and flag line.  The requirements for participation in band include: registration for credit in the appropriate instrumental music class; participation in all required events for the class (rehearsals and performances); and completion of additional work as needed for the benefit of the band program including fundraising, etc. 
Open to all grade levels. (Activity fee required)

 

choirThe CHOIRS of Marcos de Niza -
Chamber, Acapella, etc.

Mr. Darin Shryock, Director

The Marcos De Niza Choir requirements for participation include an audition and participation in all required events for the class including  rehearsals and performances. Registration in the appropriate class is advised.  Students get the chance to express their personalities and explore life issues in a less formal environment through music. A Capella (Choir 5-6) is open only to grades 10-12 (Activity fee required)

 

DramaDRAMA
Mr. Patrick McChesney, Director
Drama information
(Activity fee required only for students actually cast in a production)




Orchestra

ORCHESTRA
Mr. Scott Glasser, Director

Marcos’ Orchestra has an excellent reputation in the state.  Students interested in music, fun trips, picnics and socializing should join soon.  The requirements for orchestra include registration for credit in the appropriate instrumental music class, participation in all required events for the class (rehearsals and performances), and completion of additional work as needed for the benefit of the program which includes fundraising.  Open to all grade levels.  (Activity fee required)
For information about the Orchestra Parents, check out their website

Marcos de Niza Statistics

*School Accreditation: AdvancED / NCA
*NCLB Highly Qualified Teachers: 100%
*Enrollment: 1686
*Gifted Students: 85
*College Bound Graduates: 94%
*1 National Merit
*12 AP Courses & Exams
*18 Honors Classes
*25 Dual Enrollment courses through Rio Salado Community College
*AA & AGEC-A Degrees
*Competitive Athletics
*Stellar Fine Arts & Elective Programs
*Academic Decathlon Program
*Arizona State University WP Carey School of Business Partnership
*We the People Program

 

 

Important Contacts

Attendance: 480-730-7659
Activities Office: 480-730-7656
Athletics Office: 480-730-7655
Guidance Office: 480-730-7630
School Nurse: 480-730-7645
Bookstore: 480-730-7640
SPED Department: 480-730-7636
 
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Marcos de Niza High School ● 6000 S. Lakeshore Dr. ● Tempe, AZ 85283 ● (480)838-3200