Welcome to the Rio Vista Middle School Band homepage!
The Rio Vista Middle School Band is made up of students in 7th & 8th grade at Rio Vista Middle School. The overall members are divided into ability based bands for UIL Concert & Sight Reading Evaluation. The Varsity (1st) Band is the Symphonic Band, and the Non-Varsity (JV/2nd) Band is the Concert Band. Each group has approximately 40 members who participate in a wide variety of activities including pep rallies, various contests, and concerts.
Members participate in the ATSSB Region 30 Middle School All Region Band Auditions in November for the honor of representing RVMS in the All Region Band Concert in December. The Eagle Band participates in UIL Region 30 for all it’s UIL activities which includes Solo & Ensemble and Concert & Sight-Reading Evaluation each.
In the spring, the Middle School goes on a spring trip which includes an invitational competition and a trip to Six Flags over Texas as a reward for their hard work.
Support the RVMS Band with our Spring in Bloom Fundraiser! Click the picture on the left to see the brochure the students are using to sell items. If you don’t know a band member, visit our web store where you can order online! your items will be shipped direct to you, and the band program gets money for much needed supplies and funds to help our students attend their spring competition trips or summer camps! Visit the online store by clicking HERE!
COMMUNICATION – Stay in touch with the Eagle Pride!
Remind Messaging System: Please join the remind email for the Marching/High School Band. I will post any announcements or reminders on this messaging system. To join this system, for Symphonic Band, text @rvmsymband to 81010, and for for Concert Band, text @rvmconcert to 81010, then follow the instructions. This is a NEW Remind group! If you were part of the old Remind group, please join this one! There is also a Remind app that makes using Remind so much easier!
The Rio Vista Bands Google Calendar is the official and live record of all band events in Rio Vista ISD. If you need to know a date for your group, it will be there! be sure to check the calendar page regularly!
DISTRICT BAND CALENDAR
Events for Middle School Band will be labeled with “MS.”