Band Program Overview

The band program at ICRS begins in 5th grade and continues through 8th grade.

All 5th grade students are enrolled in Beginning Band. The focus of this introductory year is on developing tone, rhythm, and notation reading. Class meets on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:15-2:00.

Concert Band is offered to 6th-8th grade students as an elective. Students may elect to take this course any or all of their middle school years. The Concert Band class meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 2:10-2:55.

For specific information about either of the band classes, please see either the Beginning Band or Concert Band class pages