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Neligh-Oakdale School

School Mascot: Warriors

School Colors: Maroon, Black, White

When was your school founded? 1872

Is your school consolidated? Yes, Neligh and Oakdale consolidated in 1975.

What towns are your students from? Neligh -- population: 1,651  Oakdale -- population: 310

How many students are in your school? 370 K-12

How many are in your band? 48

How many years has your band been attending the HOH? First year

How far away is your school from Grand Island? 115 miles

What song(s) will the band be playing this year? "All of the Lights" arranged by Ayatey Shabazz

Why did you pick that song? The seniors always have a voice in selecting the marching music for their last year.

Facts/Trivia: Neligh-Oakdale has been an AdvancED accredited school since 1918 and proudly offers 610 instructional units for students to choose from a wide variety of classes.

Previous Awards: The Neligh-Oakdale Band has received a 1 rating in at District Music Contest from all three judges the past three years in a row.

Drum Majors/Majorettes: Taylor White

Color Guard Director: Tammy Marshall

Band Director: Nate Metschke


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