Each school and band director has a typical preference for what method book they use and what type of percussion instrument the beginning students need. Here is the list we have compiled for you! (Though we try to keep this list as up to date as possible, teacher’s may change what program or preference they are using)

 

School Method Book Percussion Preference
Blairsville Ask Band Director
Brockway Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
 Brockway – Drums performing percusisonist book 1
Brookville None Needed Remo Drum Pad & 7A Sticks
Clarion Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
 Clarion – Drums
Clarion-Limestone tradition of excellence Drum/Bell Combo Kit – Rental Available
Clearfield tradition of excellence Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Cranberry accent on achievement bk1 Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Curwensville
01mmm1flute-3 Drum pads w/stand and SD1 sticks or Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Curwensville – Drums fresh approach to snare drum Drum pads w/stand and SD1 sticks
Dubois Drum/Bell Combo Kit – Rental Available
East Forest Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Elk County Catholic
Elk County Catholic – Drums alfred drum method Remo Drum Pad & 2B Sticks 
Franklin Drum/Bell Combo Kit – Rental Available
Harmony Drum/Bell Combo Kit – Rental Available
Homer Center  RF12D Drum Pad & 2B Sticks
Indiana – (Drum Students are required to get both Fresh Approach Books) sound innovations book 1

Percussion:
fresh approach to snare drumfresh approach to mallet percussion

Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Keystone Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Marion Center tradition of excellence Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Moshannon Valley measures of success 1 Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
North Clarion Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Northern Cambria Drum/Bell Combo Kit – Rental Available
Oil City Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Penns Manor sound innovations book 1 Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
band ensembles
Philipsburg tradition of excellence Snare Drum Kit or Remo Drum Pad and Sticks
Punxsutawney 
 Punxsutawney – Drums fresh approach to snare drum  Remo Drum Pad & 2B Sticks
Purchase Line tradition of excellence Snare Kit -OR- Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Redbank – 4th Grade tradition of excellence Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
Redbank5th / 6th Grade
Rocky Grove Drum/Bell Combo Kit or Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
St. Bernards Ask Band Director Ask Band Director
St. Marys Drum/Bell Combo Kit -Rental Available
Union None Needed Remo Pad and Sticks -OR- Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available
West Branch premier performance Snare Drum Kit -OR- Perc. Bell Kit – Rental Available
West Forest Percussion Bell Kit – Rental Available