The RCHS Cougar Marching Band is competitive marching band which plays diverse music while executing challenging marching drill. The band performs at various competitions throughout North Carolina and Virginia and at all home football games. The Marching Band is an annual participant in the Reidsville and Wentworth Christmas parades and performs exhibition performances at various events throughout Rockingham County. Membership in the marching band is open to all wind, brass, and percussion instruments.
The Color Guard is open to students interested in dance, choreography and movement. The color guard is vital part of the marching band and rehearses after school. Appointment to color guard is by audition only. Auditions are usually held in April or May.