USBands NJ Champions!

On Saturday, October 28th the Marching Knights were named the USBands 2023 New Jersey Group 2A Champions! The band traveled to South Brunswick High School where they competed against 12 other schools in their division from all around New Jersey in this state-wide competition. The Marching Knights beat their own personal record of their highest USBands score to date along with winning the following caption awards:

Best Visual
Best Overall Effect
Best Percussion
Best Colorguard

Congratulations to all of the students and the staff on such an accomplishment! If you are interested in being a part of this incredible organization, email Ms. McAloon ( for more information!

Marching Knights Take First!

Ludwig-Musser Classic: MetLife Stadium

On Saturday, October 7th the Marching Knights competed in the USBands Ludwig-Musser Classic. This competition featured 12 bands in group 2A from all over the tri-state area. West Essex performed their program “The Road Less Traveled” and placed FIRST with a score of 83.6. The Marching Knights also received the following caption awards:

Best Music
Best Visual
Best Color Guard