Welcome to the Ridgeview High School Band program in Orange Park, Florida. This band program’s purpose is to give the student an enriching and diverse instrumental music education. The Ridgeview Band provides a number of performance opportunities for the student in a variety of settings. Band Classes at Ridgeview High School consist of lower class band, upper class band, percussion class, IB music class, Music Theory, Music Theory Honors, and AP Music Theory. Performing ensembles include the Wind Symphony, Chamber Ensembles, Jazz Band, Phat Band, Percussion Ensemble, and Winterguard. In the fall, all of these groups combine to form the Panther Pride Marching Band.
In addition to providing a comprehensive music education, the band travels to perform and learn through cultural enrichment throughout the US and other countries. The band has traveled to Disney World, Universal Studios, Tennessee, New York City, Boston, Chicago, Atlanta, Tampa, and several countries throughout Europe.