South Colonie masthead logo
South Colonie Central School District masthead logo
Our Schools navigation headingclick to visit Colonie Central High School home pageclick to visit Lisha Kill Middle School home pageclick to visit Sand Creek Middle School home pageclick to visit Forest Park Elementary home pageclick to visit Roessleville Elementary home pageclick to visit Saddlewood Elementary home pageclick to visit Shaker Road Elementary home pageclick to visit Veeder Elementary home page
South Colonie General Music Instruction

 

General Music  Instruction by Grade Level

South Colonie offers large group instruction of music fundamentals and music awareness and appreciation at the elementary, middle and high school levels.

Classes meet once once every six-day cycle for 50 minutes. Special performances are held throughout the school year (assemblies).

Classes for students in grades 5-6 meet two times per six-day cycle for one semester. Each class is 40 minutes. Grade 7 classes meet every other day for 40 minutes. Only students who are not enrolled in a performing group receive grade 7 general music instruction. There is no General Music instruction for grade 8 students.

The high school offers Music Theory I (elective) for 1 credit and Music Theory II/Music Appreciation (elective) for 1 credit and HVCC credit. Classes meet daily for 40 minutes.