The band is directed by Mark Saenz, Daniel Holmes, and Jessica Shin.
They were awarded as the Exemplary Band of the Year by the Texas Bandmasters Association in 2012.
The Coronado High School Marching Band has won the "Grand Champion" ranking (out of the 32 different bands from Texas, California, New Mexico, Arizona, and Colorado) at the New Mexico Tournament of Bands competition more times than any other organization in the history of the 36-year competition.
Most of the Coronado attendance zone is zoned to Morehead Middle School for grades six to eight.
The elementary schools in the Coronado feeder pattern include Dr. B Johnson, Putnam, Carlos Rivera, Western Hills, and Zach White. B Johnson, Putnam, Carlos Rivera and Western Hills elementary schools all graduate into Morehead Middle School.
They won the UIL 5A State Girls Doubles Tournament in 20, both times with players Nicole Fintell and Megan Schumulbach; the State Girls Singles in 1987; the State Boys Doubles in 2003; and the Boys Singles in 1991, 1992, and 2015.
Head Coach Jerry Lynn Pippins record was 174-0 in Team Tennis District 1-5A play, undefeated since 1997.In February, 2016, Coronado had its first-ever State Qualifier in Classical Guitar, Freshman, Jarrett Christopher Maynard who scored a rare "1" in regional competition.Jarrett went on to score a Superior rating at the Texas UIL State Championships at UT Austin.The 2014 boys tennis team was dubbed the 'Dream Team' by sports writers across the region, going 154-6 in competitive play in 2014.The Men's Soccer Team won a state championship in 1996.The Coronado High School Orchestra is nationally ranked.