Peter Carlin, President
Rock Island High School
1400 25th Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61201
(309)793-5950 ex 1174
Look left for links to additional information sections.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
The $35 participating school fee is due to the State Office.
Friday, September 16, 2016
Nomination deadline. Student names must be entered into the RNS system by 5:00 PM. This includes any names for the Elementary (EGM) Festival. Audition fees and signed billing sheets need to be mailed to the State Office.
Saturday, October 1, 2016
Band, choir, string, and jazz auditions at Geneseo High and Middle Schools.
Saturday, October 8, 2016
String auditions at Huntley Middle School, DeKalb, IL
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
FMES/Composotion Contest Deadline
Saturday, November 5, 2016 Elementary and Jazz Festival at Moline High School, Moline, IL
Saturday, November 12, 2016
Junior and Senior Band and Choir Festival at Augustana College (Orchestra will participate in District 8 festival)
Sunday, November 13, 2016 - FMES Entries Due
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Junior and Senior Orchestra Festival at Dekalb High School, DeKalb, Illinois (Orchestra will participate in District 8 festival)
If you are a new teacher, or new to District 2, please read the information under the "How to Participate" link on the left. There are also District 2 Policies & Procedures that you will want to familiarize yourself with before you begin nominating students. If you should have any questions, please contact a member of the District 2 Leadership team. You will get the fastest response via email. Once you register your emaill address in the RNS system, please make sure to read the emails thoroughly. Since the emails are sent in bulk, some school servers reject the emails of filter them directly into your spam folder. Please add "firstname.lastname@example.org" to your contacts. Thank you for your interest in ILMEA!
Your membership helps the ILMEA to provide quality experiences for the students of Illinois in addition to provideing professional growth opportunities for teachers, promote and support music as a vital component in the education of every student in Illinois, and state and national advocacy.