Band and Strings Information

Thu, 08/25/2022 - 11:54am

HCPSS Elementary Performing Arts Opportunities

Band ~ Orchestra ~ Chorus

There is no better time for your child to participate in the performing arts!

  • Learn to play an instrument and/or sing
  • Engage live and build relationships with peers and teachers
  • Build a healthy, productive, and fun routine
  • Does not conflict with other synchronous classes
  • Develop a passion for music
  • Emotional, social, and kinesthetic benefits
  • Sign up for band, orchestra, and/or chorus online! (Link to be included)

Options for Every Child


Orchestra (Strings)



Who can participate?

3rd, 4th, and 5th Graders

4th and 5th Graders

4th and 5th Graders

Participation options

  • Learn a string instrument
  • Choose from violin, viola, cello, or bass
  • Learn a woodwind, brass, or percussion instrument
  • Choose from flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, percussion & more

Learn to sing


Two (2) 30-minute lessons a week

Two (2) 30-minute lessons a week

One (1) 30-minute lesson a week

Students can participate in up to two (2) ensembles - band AND chorus; or orchestra AND chorus; but NOT band AND orchestra. Students can also choose just one ensemble. 

What will your child learn?

  • Creativity and Expression
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Teamwork and Responsibility
  • Performance and Presentation
  • Time Management
  • Many Styles of Music
  • Fine Motor Skills
  • Intrinsic Motivation and Confidence
  • Cultural Awareness
  • Attention to Detail and Precision
  • And so much more! 

Band/Strings Information Session Google Slide from August 30

Questions? Email the CCES Music Team: