New Kent Middle School Lion Bands

NKMS Band Updates

*The PTO fundraiser supporting the New Kent Middle School Band is running from now until March 3rd.  Home base teachers are distributing fundraising packets to students.  This fundraiser helps the band do a variety of things including purchase new music, maintain our school instruments, save to purchase new school instruments, pay competition participation fees, and many other things.  All students at NKMS can participate and win great prizes by selling Yankee Candles, Neighborhood Flags, and/or Virginia Diner peanuts.  For Yankee Candle, you can also shop online at by entering our group number 990035117.  Share with your family and friends!  Contact Ms. Stansbury at with any questions.

*Current band students- are you interested in attending a concert band camp this summer?  Check out the links posted under the "Band Resources" page.

*Congratulations to the following students for being selected for the Northern Neck/Middle Peninsula Area Band- Noelle Kruger, Brianna Rhoades, Madison Halsey, Anna Pulaski, Lindsey Vorous, Waverly Marshall, Aaron Harris, Alexis McCoy, Chris Martell, Noah Schneider, Mandy Moon, and Indy Bennett.

*New this year- you can support the NKMS Band by shopping through!  Shop for the things you would usually need anyways, but when you do it through this website a portion of your purchase will be donated towards the band program.  Search the causes for "New Kent Middle School- Band" and check out this article for more information about how to use it-     Email Ms. Stansbury if you have any questions, and feel free to share this with family and friends!