St. Paul offers a band program for students in grades 4 - 8, where students may choose from brass, woodwind and percussion instruments.  Classes will be held on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 7:15 am to 7:55 am. 
 
Band students will perform in two concerts throughout the year and will also attend the Georgia-Florida Lutheran Music Festival in Ft. Meyers, Florida, in February. There is an additional annual fee for band. For more information, please contact Mrs. Potts at bpotts@stpaulptc.org.
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Did you know that:
  • Introducing music in the early childhood years can help foster a positive attitude toward learning and curiosity. Artistic education develops the whole brain and develops a child’s imagination.
  • Musical education can greatly contribute to children’s intellectual development.
  • Students who have early musical training will develop the areas of the brain related to language and reasoning.
  • Students who practice with musical instruments can improve their hand-eye coordination.
  • Music is the fabric of our society, and music can shape abilities and character.
  • Students of music can be more emotionally developed, with empathy towards other cultures They also tend to have higher self esteem and are better at coping with anxiety.
  • Students who have experience with music performance or appreciation score higher on the SAT.
 
These are just a few of the many reasons why participating in Music is beneficial for your child!