Ruckel Bands
Class Policies | Football Band | Majorettes
Direct Link to PUBLIC RMS Band Calendar:

Click the blue SYNC calendar button for instructions on syncing this calendar to your smart phone

Band is an elective class taught and directed by Teri Bruse

Ruckel's Band Program uses the Charms Office Assistant program to help coordinate the many
aspects of band participation. Click on the Charms Office Assistant link above to access this site.
Direct Link to Charms Office Assistant Adult/Student Area:

If the link takes you to a page asking for "School Code," ours is cwruckelband.
No further log-in or password is required after entering the school code to view the calendar.

To update your contact info, you must enter the student's school ID number
(the same number that you use for Grades Online/Parent Portal) into the student area
password box. Once that number is entered you will be logged in, but you will get
a pop-up window asking you to set your own password to use for future log-ins.

Please edit your information to help us maintain up-to-date records. Accurate email
addresses are critical, so please take a moment to make sure we have your correct information.

You will be leaving the Ruckel Middle School website when you go to the Charms site.

To receive text updates regarding RMS Band activities, text the following input to 81010:
  • @rambegband -- Beginning Band
  • @ramintband -- Intermediate Band
  • @advramband -- Advanced Band
  • @ramhonor -- Honor Band
  • @ftballband -- Football Band
  • @ramjazz -- Jazz Band
  • @5thgrband - 5th Grade Band

Thanks to all the Band Parents who helped make things run smoothly!
You're what makes the Ram Band the best it can be!!

All-County Band Members
Congratulations to the following Ruckel band students who were selected
for the 2018-2019 Okaloosa All-County Honor Band.

Flute: Madelyn Kipp, Kelsey Kedroski, Marissa Pendleton, Angie Tucci, Genny Heald
Tenor Saxophone: Griffin Woodley (tenor saxophone), Jake Littleford (tenor saxophone)
Clarinet: Gloria Martinez, Aurora Mendenhall, Brianna Steele, Sage Darling,
      Quinnlyn Holsinger, Jasmine Dereje, Stacie Hernandez (not pictured)
Oboe: Cameron McAllister, Caleb Nespoli
Bass Clarinet: Brady Guyer
Trumpet: Tommy Roberts, Phillip Nguyen, Zach Duffy, Nicholas Pedone,
      Gabe Jacobs, Michael Davis
Trombone: Cora Weinacker, Gehrig Gesch, Liam Kincaid
French Horn: Joel Dotter, Justin Worley, T.J. Matney
Tuba: Andrew C, A.J. Marlin, Trey Bruse, Isaac Mountain,
Euphonium: Alex Nacchia*, Kira Tuper, Justin Vroon
Percussion: Andrew Randolph
String Bass: Jack Pugh
Alex Nacchia *Alex Nacchia, euphonium player,
was also selected to perform first chair
in the 2019 Florida All-State Middle School Band.

    RAMs logoString bass player trombonesTrey Bruse
    trumpet playersMrs. B & Alex

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Class Policies and Procedures for RMS Bands

  • It may be necessary for individuals or sections to stay after school from time to time to complete assignments or pass-offs.
  • Jazz Band will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays (during Football season only on Tuesday) 6:55 to 7:35 am.
  • Football Band will meet Thursdays 6:55 to 7:35 am during football season only.
  • Fifth Grade Band meets on Monday (woodwinds), Wednesday (brass), and Friday (all instruments) 7:00 to 7:45 am.

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Last Updated January 27, 2019