Music Enrichment

Atholton Adventist Academy sponsors many musical opportunities for the students. Activities are added to meet the interest and needs of our students.

Music

Music options are availble to all students in grades 1-10.  Elementary classroom music provides students with exposure to multiple musical experieinces.  Select Choir is available to students in grades 5-10 may, and band instruction is offered to students in grades 3-10. Private music instruction is available on campus. 

Band

The band program is designed to allow students to develop a greater appreciation of music through the development of instrumental skills within a group setting. Band students are encouraged to take private lessons in order to maximize their playing skills. The band performs during Strawberry Festival at the end of each school year.

Classroom Music

Classroom music is offered twice a week to all students in grades 1-6. This music program allows students the opportunity to explore various musical media, such as recorders, hand chimes, English handbells, and world drumming. All students in grades 1-6 participate in the elementary choir. Traditionally, Christmas and spring programs are much anticipated events.

Select Choir

Select Choir is designed to give students in grades 5-10 opportunity for more in depth vocal training. Select Choir allows students to experience several different genres of music and to develop the ability to sing 2- and 3- part music. Select Choir members must have instructor approval to participate. 

Private Music Lessons (Fee-based):

Private music lessons for voice, violin, guitar, all band instruments, and piano are available on campus during or after school. A large percentage of our students avail themselves of private music instruction.