PS 316 After School Music program is back and better than ever. We believe every child should experience the joy of music. ALL STUDENTS, regardless of their after school schedule, can participate in the music program. Students will get instrumental instruction twice a week after school from October through June and will perform at school functions.

Ms. Gilbert is the new Music Coordinator.




All dates and schedules are tentative and subject to change.


Steel Band - Monday & Wednesday, Grades 1 - 5

Participants are responsible for purchasing the sticks.


Drums - Monday & Tuesday, Grades 1 - 5

Participants are responsible for purchasing the sticks.


Violin/Cello - Tuesday & Thursday, Grades 1 - 5, grouped by skill level

Participants are responsible for renting or purchasing violins. You must maintain or repair the instrument as needed.

Cellos are available for use on campus during class.


Music & Movement - Tuesday & Thursday, Kindergarten only




Violin Fitting and Placement

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm


Schedule (these groups are non-negotiable)

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm     Students who are NOT in after-school

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm     Students in CCM after school program

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm     Students in TEiAM after school program


Please be patient during dismissal as there are lots of moving parts.



The total cost to families is $500. A $250 deposit is due to begin and the remaining $250 is due before 2/6/2024. There is a 10% discount when registering more than one student per family. Please note that these fees do not cover the entire cost of the music program.


Scholarships may be requested on the registration form and are reviewed by the school administration, not the PTA.


Forms of payment:

  • Check or Money Order to "PS 316 PTA" with a note on check stating "Music" and child's full name.  Can be left in PTA mailbox in Main Office or email to arrange direct handoff
  • Cash please email to arrange handoff
  • Credit, Debit, CashApp, ApplePay, GooglePay through link on registration form




Complete THIS FORM to register your child for enrollment at PS 316 Music Program for the school year (2023-2024). You must provide all information requested on this form for your child to be fully enrolled. 


Looking forward to a wonderful year of music-making!