Band

Welcome to the Fairview School Band Program! 

Grade 5/6

All students must take band as a part of the TLC program.  Classes will meet daily for one trimester.  Fifth grade students will be introduced to band through the exploration both a brass and woodwind instrument.  Sixth grade students will focus their studies on a single brass, woodwind instrument or as a part of the percussion section.

Both grades will have the opportunity to work with professional musicians and put on a concert to showcase their learning at the conclusion of their trimester.

Forms and Fees

Music Instrument Rental Agreement:  

This form must be turned in complete to receive an instrument in class.  The CBE fee for Instrument Rental is $40.00. This will be added to your account unless your child owns his/her own instrument. This fee goes toward the maintenance and renewal of the instruments at Fairview. If you have applied for waivers, this fee may be waived. 

**Please note this fee is paid through your MyCBE Account**

 
Music Off-Site Activity Fee: $50.00 Activity Fee

The $50.00 Activity Fee helps pay for activities outside of scheduled class time.  Specifically, the off-site activity fee will pay for our scheduled off-site activity to Mount Royal, guest conductors, clinicians and wrap up pizza party prior to our showcase concert.  All students are expected to pay this fee to participate in these enrichment activities.  We will have several opportunities for families to fundraise to help cover this fee.

**Please note this fee is paid through your MyCBE Account**

Grade 7-9

Band 7-9 is open to any student choosing to fulfill the music requirement of the TLC program.  Students will have the opportunity to have in-depth study on one instrument; brass, woodwind or as a part of the percussion section.  These courses will run for the full year and meet every other day.

Students will have to opportunity to work with professional musicians, perform at band festivals, and participate in band workshops or band camps.

Forms & Fees

Music Instrument Rental Agreement:  $100.00

This form must be turned in complete to receive an instrument in class.  The CBE fee for Instrument Rental is $100.00. This will be added to your account unless your child owns his/her own instrument. This fee goes toward the maintenance and renewal of the instruments at Fairview. If you have applied for waivers, this fee may be waived. 

**Please note this fee is paid through your MyCBE Account**

 
Music Off-Site Activity Fee: $100.00 Activity Fee

The $100.00 Activity Fee helps pay for activities outside of scheduled class time.  Specifically, the off-site activity fee will pay for our scheduled off-site activities to Mount Royal, Festival Registration, Guest Conductors, Clinicians and all other in city activity we do in band.  All students are expected to pay this fee to participate in these enrichment activities.  We will have several opportunities for families to fundraise to help cover this fee.

**Please note this fee is paid through your MyCBE Account**

More information is located on your child's D2L page. 
Please log-in with your child and review the band handbook.

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