The name of the organization Tri-M Music Honor Society stands for Modern Music Masters.
The purpose of this organization is to inspire music participation, create enthusiasm for scholarship, stimulate a desire to render service, and promote leadership in the music students of secondary schools.
Tri-M is under the sponsorship and supervision of NafMe, formerly MENC: The National Association for Music Education (MENC), 1806 Robert Fulton Drive, Reston, VA 20191.
Student selection for Tri-M is based on a combination of ensemble enrollment, academic achievement and a personal statement. Students must be enrolled in a music ensemble at Ronkonkoma Middle School and achieved and maintained a 95 or above average last school year for the ensemble(s). In addition, they must have at least a 90 overall average from last school year. Lastly, students submit a personal statement about why being a member of Tri-M is important to them and why music is valued in their life.
Tri-M Meeting Dates 2018-2019
Tri-M meets the 1st Wednesday of the month in the Auditorium from 7:10 am-7:35 am.
Specific dates are as follows:
Tri-M Induction Ceremony - October 18 @ 7 p.m. in the RMS Auditorium
Vice President: TBA