• Summer Academy of Music

    2017 Summer Academy of Music (SAM)

    One-hour classes for incoming 6th grade students interested in beginning band or orchestra; current middle school band or orchestra students, high school orchestra students; and incoming 5-8th grade choir students.

    DATES: July 17 – August 3 -- Monday-Friday
    TIMES: 7:45 am – 12:00 noon (depending on which instrument you play)
    LOCATION: Thompson Valley High School or Conrad Ball Middle School
    REGISTRATION: Open now.  Registration will close on July 5.  Click the "Register Online" button below.
    COST:   $90 BEFORE June 17. $100 AFTER June 17.

    Summer Academy of Music is available for the following students:

    Beginning Band: Get a head start on your instrument and make new friends with small-group classes! Learn that second instrument you've always wanted to try! Open to all current 5th - 8th grade students who have not played an instrument before.

    Advanced Band: Keep your skills sharp over the summer in a fun environment. Play your favorite tunes with your friends and make great music together! Open to all current 6th - 8th grade students who have played AT LEAST one year.

    Middle School Jazz Band: Keep your skills sharp over the summer in a fun environment. Play your favorite tunes with your friends and make great music together! Open to all current 6th - 8th grade students who have played AT LEAST one year.

    Beginning Orchestra: Get a head start on your instrument and make new friends with small-group classes! Learn that second instrument you've always wanted to try! Open to all current 5th - 8th grade students who have not played an instrument before.

    Advanced Orchestra: Keep your skills sharp over the summer in a fun environment. Play your favorite tunes with your friends and make great music together! Open to all current 6th - 8th grade students who have played AT LEAST one year.

    High School Orchestra: Join other motivated students in this high-intensity, low-stress environment!

    Choir: Current Fall 2017 - 5th-8th grade students

    Questions about SAM?
    Contact Vicki Gillis
    vicki.gillis@thompsonschools.org
    or 613-5032

    Register Online