District 14

Serving Choral directors in Palm Beach County

2016-17 Calendar


  1. August 11…Fall Meeting 1:00 PM @ Kravis Center
  2. September 1…FMEA/FVA membership deadline
  3.  September 6…All State Testing registration deadline
  4. September 12…All State FMEA Form postmarked sent to District chair
  5. September 17…All State Musicianship testing @ Dreyfoos School of the Arts
  6. September 24…hotel bookings open for All State 9am
  7. September 24…All-State pre-registration opens
  8. October 17…All State Music Minus One Testing @ Dreyfoos School of the Arts
  9. October 26-27…District Honor Choir @ TBA
  10. November 4-5…FL ACDA Conference @ Seminole State College
  11. November 9…All-State seats announced
  12. November 12…All State hotel cancellation deadline 5pm
  13. November 14…All State hotels charge credit cards for first night of each room held
  14. December 9…Pre-Registration Closes at midnight.  Payment must be postmarked on or before December 5 if you are paying by check. Pre-registration is by credit card only from December 6-11.
  15. December 10...You can enter students and chaperones on-line to make on-site registration easier, but you will need to stand in the ON-SITE registration line to print your badges and pay when you arrive at the conference.
  16. December 16…Solo and Ensemble postmark deadline
  17. Jan. 11-14…FMEA State Conference
  18. January 27-28…Solo and Ensemble Festival @ Lake Worth High School
  19. February 3…High School MPA postmark deadline
  20. February 10…Middle School MPA postmark deadline
  21. March 3-4…High School MPA @ Palm Beach Gardens High School
  22. March 8-11…ACDA Minneapolis
  23. March 14-15…Middle School MPA @ Royal Palm Beach High School
  24. April 19-21…South State MPA @ American Heritage Ft. Lauderdale
  25. May 1…Spring FVA Meeting 5:00pm @ Olympic Heights High School
  26. May 4…Spotlight Tech Rehearsal @ Kravis Center
  27. May 5…Spotlight Concert @ Kravis Center

District Officers

  • Richard Andreacchio, District Chair
  • Lindsey Novitske, District Coordinator, Chair-elect
  • Scott Houchins, Technology
  • Edrick Rhoades, K-12 Arts Administrator (School District of Palm Beach County)

About District 14

The Florida Vocal Association (FVA) District 14 of Palm Beach County is a component organization of the Florida Music Educators Association (FMEA) and the National Association for Music Education (NAfME).  Its primary purpose is to promote and develop interest in choral and general music in secondary schools in Palm Beach County, Florida, while serving public and private school choral directors and their students.