Kimberly Carda

Thank you students and parents for your dedication and perseverence.  How difficult it is to just stay home!!  Who knew?!?!  Be smart, be safe.  I pray you and your families stay healthy.  Note this change to our spring schedule....

With no school until May, we will have a COMBINED K-12 SPRING CONCERT on Thursday, May 7 at 6:30pm at the RHS Gym.  Bands performing on the concert are the 5th Grade, 6th Grade, JH Concert Band, and HS Concert Band.  The selections are listed below.  (The May 5th Pop's Concert will not be happening on May 5th.)

Congratulations to:

  • The High School Concert Band on an awesome performance at the 84th Annual SD Bandmasters Association Convention!  I'm so proud of you!
  • Leah (Honor Band) & Ben (Festival Band) on being selected for Middle School All-State Band!! 

We serve the King!  We are Cavaliers!  May God bless you abundantly!

Mrs. Carda





  • 9/26/19 East Central Marching Band Festival, Arlington:  1st Place in Class A --> All Scores
  • 10/18/19 Roncalli Marching Band Festival, Aberdeen: 1st Place, Best Flag Corps, Best Wind Section


2019-2020 Band Performance Schedule

30 Point Assignment Rubric - Concert Rubric for Grades 9-12

Day 1 Packet - the Wealth of Information from the first day of school (grading policy, 30 point assignment info, concert attire, etc.)


Infomation Packet - the first day of school info

Marching Band Results - from 1999 to present

High School Concert Band Results - from 1996 to present

Junior High Concert Band Results - from 2004 to present

A graduate of Hoven High School and Northern State University, Kimberly Carda has been the director of bands at Aberdeen Roncalli since 1997.  Her responsibilities include directing the HS/JH marching and pep bands, the HS concert and jazz bands, the JH concert band, the 6th grade band, the 5th grade band, teaching brass and percussion lessons for students in grades 5-12, and accompanying many of her students at contests.  She has had the honor of having students selected for Middle School All-State Band, All-State Band, and All-State Jazz Band.  Kimberly is a member of the SDBA, Phi Beta Mu, NCBA, NFIMA and NCEA.  She is married and has three daughters.

Marching Band (Grades 7-12)

High School Band (beginning November 1st)

Junior High Band (beginning November 1st)

6th Grade Band

5th Grade Band