Lafayette High School Band

LHS band

T. Jonathan Hargis - Director of Bands

Mr. Hargis is a native of Gloucester County Virginia & resides in the Wicomico section of Gloucester with his wife Sharon and Children Hailey, Jackson and Carson.  His oldest daughter, Kendall, is married and resides in Richmond, VA.  Mr. Hargis received his BS in Instrumental Music Education from Old Domonion University ('83) and a Master of Arts from VA Tech ('85) in Curriculum and Instruction.  Mr. Hargis studied Saxophone with Dennis Zeisler at ODU and studied Conducting and Saxophone at VA Tech.  Mr. Hargis student taught under Percy Ironmonger at Tabb High School and is currently employed with the Williamsburg / James City County Public School System.  Mr. Hargis has served WJCC as Director of Bands at Lafayette HS, Warhill HS, Berkeley MS and served as the divisions Coordinator of Music.  In 2014 he was reappointed as Director of Bands at Lafayette High School.