about the program:

The Merriwether Middle School Band program is comprised of 6th through 8th grade students and is separated into two performing ensembles. The Beginner Band, which is comprised primarily of 6th grade students, performs one concert per semester. The Honor Band, which is selected by invitation, represents MMS at state and local festivals. The Merriwether Band program was a recipient of the 2017-18 Outstanding Performance Award by the South Carolina Band Directors Association.