For the past 30 years, the Centerville Jazz Band (CJB) has worked hard to be recognized as one of the best bands in the nation. The CJB is a 19-time Bands of America Regional Champion, 19-time Grand National Finalist, and was the 1992 Grand National Champion. The Band was also the 2013 Mid States Band Association Open Class Champion and a 2018 Regional Champion. In 2021, CJB marched in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City, and it regularly performs in the Walt Disney World Thanksgiving parade.
The Centerville Jazz Band is one of the school’s largest co-curricular activities. This award winning band performs at parades, football games, community events, and band competitions. It is proud to represent Centerville High School throughout the area, state and Midwest.