Due to early cancellations at schools,
our festival rehearsals for March 2 will be cancelled. WE WILL have our
rehearsals tomorrow as scheduled, with concerts as scheduled. Please try
to get to Pearl River High School no later than 8:30. Children should be
in their rehearsals by 8:55. Pre-purchased Tickets will be held at the RCMEA table and
can be picked up any time from noon up to the concert times. Additional tickets can
be purchased by students during breaks. Please plan to buy a t-shirt!!
They are beautiful and we have so many! Please read all directions on the
Parent's info sheets. If you are driving your own child, please refer to the
directions and be early so children will be able to participate.
to the RCMEA
The Rockland County Music Educators
Association (RCMEA) is comprised of 150 members from various public and
private school districts across the county.
It is the county unit of the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA),
and the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), a 130,000 member
The mission of the RCMEA is to foster and
promote music in the schools of Rockland County and to advocate the
educational value of music through program opportunities.
RCMEA’s purposes also include fostering professional growth,
leadership, and mutual understanding among its members; offering opportunities
for outstanding school musicians to appear in all-county choirs, bands, and
orchestras; and to encourage lifelong participation in musical activities.
There are various memberships available to
anyone involved in music education.