FIHS Band Information is Located HERE.
Fountain Inn High School is excited to announce the selection of Joshua Tillman as band director for the FI Fury.
Mr. Tillman comes to FIHS from Southside High School, where as band director he led the Tiger Marching Band to their first ever appearance in the SCBDA State Championships in 2015. During his tenure at Southside High School, the symphonic band earned multiple Superior ratings and a Winter Guard program was established through his leadership.
Mr. Tillman was named the Greenville County Outstanding Director in 2018 and has most recently served as the Southside High School Teacher of the Year 2019-2020.
Mr. Tillman graduated from The University of South Carolina in 2003 with a degree in music education. He continued his education at University of South Carolina earning a Master of Music in Trumpet Performance in 2005. Mr. Tillman also holds a Performance Artist Certificate from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts.
Mr. Tillman is an educator and musician with extensive background in brass performance. He has a wide array of professional performance experience throughout the southeastern United States. Mr. Tillman has served as an Adjunct Faculty member at Winston-Salem State University and Coastal Carolina University and has instructional experience with students ranging from middle school to the collegiate level.
Please join us in welcoming Mr. Tillman and his family to FIHS!
Fountain Inn High School will be built for 1000 students and expanded to house 2000 students. The school will offer traditional high school classes including advanced placement and college level courses. Additionally it will house an institute for automation and engineering.
The new school is slated to open in 2021. Come back regularly for additional information.