Fifth and Sixth graders have an opportunity to participate in the band program at Mandeville Middle. Both bands will perform concerts in December and May, and will also be performing at the Parish Band Festival. There will be an audition for the Parish Honor Band in February. More details about the Honor Band will be given at a later date. Only those who are will prepared will be allowed to audition. The Jazz Band will perform at the Spring Concert and will also travel to New Orleans to record their music in a professional studio. More details about Jazz Band will be given to those interested in participating. Aside from some exceptions, the Jazz Band is generally composed of sixth graders.