S: Marching Band 2007-2010
BC: Desoto Parade April, 2010 Proud Mom and Dad! | End of my Junior Year. | Life is Good !
FC: Manatee High School Marching 'Canes | Freshmen, Sophomore and Junior Year
1: Freshmen year 07-08 | It begins by building friendships!
2: The start of the football season!
3: Marching and playing an instrument at the same time is not that easy! | August 2007
4: Competition | Can be stressful! | October 2007
5: Time to relax and have fun! | DM'S: Molly Jackson and Kiersten Clark | Our show this year was called Quidam.
6: "Dance to the Music" | Katherine and Tyler | Lock-A-Thon
7: I'm with the Band! | Gotta love the Drumline.
8: It's easy to... | smile | Sophomore year 08-09
9: when your with good people.
10: London England | It was a 7 hour plane ride on a very large plane out of Orlando Airport, | Here we come...!
11: Oh, the many sites we will see.! | December 2008
13: This is our group that we were assigned to for a day of sight-seeing on a double decker bus.
14: The London Bridge and the Tower of London | This bridge is absolutely amazing to look at!
16: The Eye of London | This Ferris wheel is 443 feet high!
17: Mom was so very scared, but didn't want to miss out on this amazing view!
18: The Riverside Walkway by the River Thames | After we got off the Eye of London we walked around and saw these people dressed up in outlandish costumes, pretending to be statues. They would stay really still and then try and scare you!
20: Streets of London
21: Parliament Square
22: Changing of the Guard @ Buckingham Palace
23: We were so fortunate to have the best group of kids we were responsible for! They were Awesome! Tyler was referred to as the LightHouse, since he was so tall and could be seen from far distances.
24: Hampton Court Palace | Since London is known for its fog and rain, we were very fortunate that we had no rain the entire time we were there, and the temperature was in the 30's.
25: Chaperones had to take turns walking the halls at night to make sure the kids stayed in their rooms. It was the longest hallways you have ever seen !
26: Oxford and Stratford of Avon
27: Dave and I didn't get to go on this excursion, due to sick kids back at the hotel. Tyler really enjoyed it, but said it was the coldest day thus far!
28: The famous "Big Ben." | You know your in London when you get to see Big Ben!
29: The West Minister Abbey | Tyler got the opportunity to join another group and go inside West Minister Abbey, Dave and I were so very jealous.
30: St. Paul's Cathedral
31: These photos were taken after we went to the Tate Museum. of Modern Art.
32: London Palladium Theatre | We were thrilled we were going to the theatre!
33: Piccadilly Circus | We always miss counted when we were counting kids...we figured out we weren't counting Tyler because he was so tall!
35: London's New Year's Day Parade !
36: Islands of Adventure
37: Leadership retreat is held every year in Orlando. The students have a day of class followed by a day of FUN! | August 2009
39: Band Competition in Ocala Featuring... The best of Billy Joel | Tyler was really excited and nervous for his very first Band Competition as Junior Drum Major. He looked so handsome! | October 2009
40: His parents couldn't be prouder!
41: Tyler looks like he was born to conduct!
42: Friday Night Football Games! | Mr. Jim Bruce Leading us in once again! | October 2009
43: FBA | We received a Straight SUPERIOR!
44: VETERAN"S DAY PARADE | Marching backwards and waving your arms around at the same time is not that easy.
45: Saxaphone Section | Gotta love the Drumline! | This is a very short parade, but has great meaning. Those that come to watch, appreciate it so very much! | November 2010
46: Class 5A State Championship Orlando, fl
47: Final score Plant 21 Manatee 14 | What a season! It was a tough loss, but at the same time it was almost Christmas and we were still playing football every Friday Night! A great season comes to an end!