Recent Music Site News & Updates
Information packets, including contest site information and maps, are now available for the 2013 Texas State Solo and Ensemble Contest, to be held May 25-27 at the University of Texas at Austin and at Connally and Hendrickson High Schools, Pflugerville ISD. Download them from the TSSEC information page.
UIL Announces Sponsor Excellence Award Winners
The University Interscholastic League is proud to recognize 16 of the top UIL sponsors in Texas as the 2012 UIL Sponsor Excellence Award winners.
2012 State Marching Band Schedule Announced
The schedule for this year's State Marching Band Contest is now available on the State Marching Band Contest page. Tickets for the contest may be purchased via Ticketmaster.
On October 22, 2012, the Standing Committees on Academics, Music, Athletics and Policy met in regular session at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Based on items considered, the Legislative Council passed the following proposals, if approved by the Commissioner of Education, to be effective August 1, 2013, unless noted otherwise.
State Marching Band Contest Tickets are Now Available
Tickets for the 2012 UIL State Marching Band Contest are now available through Ticketmaster.
Proposed rule changes to be considered by the Legislative Council at its October 21-22 meeting have been posted. These proposals listed were considered by the UIL Legislative Council Standing Committees in June, 2012, and will be considered by the full Council at next month's meeting.
Taking the Guessing Game Out of UIL Marching Contest Rules
A UIL presentation from the 2012 Texas Bandmasters Association Annual Convention and Clinic.
Free Heat Illness Guide Available from NFHS
The NFHS has offered a free online course that provides critical information for minimizing the risk of Exertional Heat Stroke among athletes.
2012-13 Tentative Calendar Changes
Please look over the tentative 12-13 calendar as some dates have been adjusted due to changes in testing dates. Let us know if you have comments or concerns.
2012 Standing Committee Tentative Agendas
Tentative agendas for the 2012 Standing Committee meetings.