The Rockdale High School Big Blue Band participated in the UIL Band Region 18/26 Concert and Sightreading Contest on April 15 in Caldwell. RISD director of bands Adrian Acevedo said the band had a great performance on stage and was awarded Superior (Division 1) ratings from the judges. The band was also awarded Superior (Division 1) ratings from the sightreading judges for the performance on this year’s sight reading selection. “Our students were well prepared and represented our school and community with pride. We are very proud of our students for their hard work and dedication in preparing for their performances today,” Acevedo said.