Marching Band

JCHS's first state championship at the Virginia Beach competition.

JCHS’s first state championship at the Virginia Beach competition.

In 2014, the John Champe High School Marching Knights won the school’s first state championship at the US Bands competition in Virginia Beach, winning the 5-A classification and gaining the event’s top score across all classes. They also earned a superior rating at state assessments, reaching the first half of the Virginia Honor Band award for 2014-2015.