Strings in the Schools

 

STRINGS IN THE SCHOOLS!

Strings in the Schools provides a before- or after-school group string class, with many teachers who have played and are members of the San Luis Obispo Symphony, and is open to all 3rd through 6th grade students in San Luis Obispo County. Join us starting at the beginning of the school year to learn to play violin, viola, or cello! 

SIS 2017-2018

At the moment, we are in the process of confirming the school sites in which Strings in the Schools will be participating. Please check back at the end of May 2017 for an updated list!

 

Sites for 2016-2017

Bishop's Peak (SLO, cello AND violin) Mondays 8:15-9:15 AM  FULL
C.L. Smith (SLO, violin) Tuesdays 3:00-4:00 PM  FULL
Del Mar Elementary (Morro Bay,violin) Mondays 8:20-9:20 AM  FULL
Dorothea Lange (Nipomo, viola) Wednesdays 7:45-8:45 AM  FULL
Hawthorne Elementary (SLO, viola) Mondays 8:00-9:00 AM  FULL
Los Ranchos Elementary (SLO, violin) Mondays 8:20-9:20 AM  FULL
Monarch Grove  (Los Osos, violin) Thursdays 2:50-3:50 PM  FULL
St. Patrick (AG, cello AND violin) Thursdays 3:30-4:30 PM  FULL
Sinsheimer Elementary (SLO, viola) Wednesdays 3:00-4:00 PM  FULL
Vineyard Elementary (Templeton, viola) Wednesdays 1:45-2:45 PM  FULL

 

STEP 1: REGISTER 

Registration Opens Soon for 2017-18 school year!

 
STEP 2: COMPLETE PAPERWORK & PAY TUITION  

Upon registration you will receive detailed information for the class; all registration paperwork is due by September 9, 2016. The need-based Grant Form can be found at the bottom of this page.
Tuition is $375* for the year. Click here to make a tuition payment online.

STEP 3: RENT OR PURCHASE AN INSTRUMENT

Instruments can be rented through the Symphony office (there is a limited number of instruments available; $65 for violins or violas, $85 for cellos for the school year) and there are also many affordable online rental options such as sharmusic.com. Click here to view a quick video on how to find the right size violin or viola or here for cello.

 

 

STEP 4: MARK YOUR CALENDARS FOR THE CONCERTS!

Spooktacular on October 24, 2016
String Play Day Concert on April 9, 2017 and 
Finale Concert on May 13, 2017.

 

Supported by:

Central Coast Funds for Children AND Rita's Rainbows

 Central Coast Funds for Children