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Marching Band Fees

As explained in the Band Handbook, participation in marching band requires each student to pay two annual fees: a $500 marching band fee and a $10 school fee.  If you have multiple siblings in marching band the same year, the band fee is reduced to $250 for each sibling after the first.


These fees are due based on the agreed schedule.


June 12th (Mini Camp)

$150 payment or credit due on account. (Total paid on account $150)

July 24th (Band Camp)

$150 payment or credit due on account. (Total paid on account $300)

August 26th (SOCM Rehearsal)

$100 payment or credit due on account. (Total paid on account $400)

September 23rd (Potential Competition)

$100 payment or credit due on account. (Total paid on account $500)

Student accounts not in good standing will not be able to participate in marching events until the account is brought current, and risk being removed from the program. Any exceptions may only be approved by the Band Booster board of directors. If personal hardship is preventing you from paying on time, please email our treasurer at  All details will be kept confidential. If a student leaves the program at any point in the season, a refund will not be issued of the payment made. Due to the show design process, if a student chooses to leave the program all fees will need to be paid up till date of departure. 

The $10 per semester school fee should be made by check payable to Cox Mill High School or can be paid online via the


The $500/$250 marching band fee may be paid either by check or credit card.


Checks should be made payable to "Charger Bands" and include your student's name and your phone number in the memo field.  Checks may be delivered by


  • giving it to Mr. Carter or the Booster Club Treasurer at one of the monthly Band Booster meetings, or

  • mailing it to

Cox Mill High School

Attn: Mr. Drew Carter, Band Director

1355 Cox Mill Road

Concord, NC 28027


To pay via Credit Card, we will be using Square.  Click HERE to pay your fees online!


Effective 6/17/22, you will notice that our Charger Bands website online payment option has changed from PayPal to Square.  The Booster Board is very excited about this new tool and would like to share some information about the switch to Square and answer some frequently asked questions HERE.  

Check out our new storefront here:

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