The Lafayette High School Mighty Lion Band has been a model of excellence for years. Band director Scotty Walker is a committed, no nonsense kind of guy. That's reflected in the way the band conducts its business. Under Walker's guidance, they've won, or placed well in numerous state showcases & competitions. The Mighty Lion Band is widely recognized as one of the best high school bands in Louisiana. They're now officially recognized as one of the finest high school bands in the country.