"Pursuing Excellence"


Powhatan High School is recognized by the Virginia Music Educators Association as a Blue Ribbon School for Music. This award is presented to schools with Superior performing ensembles. The Powhatan High School Band Program has been recognized as  a Commonwealth of Virginia Honor Band by the Virginia Band and Orchestra Directors Association. This award recognizes superior performance in marching and concert bands.  



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Powhatan High School

1800 Judes Ferry Road 

Powhatan, VA 23139

Mr. Nicholas Snead

Director of Bands



Mr. Neil Landini

Director of Percussion / Associate Director at PMS



Mr. Andrew C. Snead

Director of Bands- PMS / Division Lead Teacher for Performing Arts