[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″ css=”.vc_custom_1651494975577{background-color: #000000 !important;}”][vc_single_image image=”86″ img_size=”medium” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_rounded”][vc_single_image image=”87″ img_size=”medium” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_rounded”][vc_single_image image=”82″ img_size=”medium” add_caption=”yes” alignment=”center” style=”vc_box_rounded”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”3/4″ css=”.vc_custom_1651494953834{background-color: #000000 !important;}”][vc_custom_heading text=”The Pride of East River High … the East River High School Falcon Vanguard!” font_container=”tag:h2|text_align:left|color:%23ff0000″ google_fonts=”font_family:Lobster%3Aregular|font_style:400%20regular%3A400%3Anormal” css=”.vc_custom_1651576085218{background-color: #000000 !important;}”][vc_column_text css=”.vc_custom_1655137632823{background-color: #000000 !important;}”]

Opened in 2009, East River High School is located in east Orange County and services the communities of Bithlo, Christmas, Wedgefield, and Avalon.  Our school has around 2,100 students in grades 9-12 and our principal is Mrs. Nikki Campbell.

The East River High School Band program proudly boasts membership of 86 students with potential to be over 110 students in the fall of 2022.  The band consists of many ensembles including the Falcon Vanguard Outdoor Performance Ensemble, Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Beginning Band,  Jazz Ensemble, Courtside Players Pep Band, Color Guard, Indoor Guard, and many chamber ensembles.

In 2022, the “Flight of Sound” Jazz Ensemble earned straight superiors at the State Jazz MPA for the first time in school history.  The Falcon Vanguard, Wind Ensemble, Symphonic Band, Indoor Guard, and Trumpet Ensemble all earned Superior ratings at District MPAs and the Wind Ensemble earned an Excellent at State.