Mrs. Noreen Clark has enjoyed being the band instructor for the past 20 years. She has a degree in Music Education from Moravian College and has always been involved in teaching music to young students. The band program which is run through the former Instrumental Music Programs of Delaware and currently through Northeastern Music Programs of Glenmoore, PA, has for over 30 years provided music instruction to students in the Allentown Diocese. Mrs. Clark also teaches the band programs at 4 additional schools in the Allentown Diocese.
Subsidized by parent paid tuition, the program includes the lessons, after-school band rehearsals, 2 school concerts and one festival. Lessons and band rehearsals are held one day each week and run from mid-September through the end of May. Students are responsible for obtaining an instrument, stand and lesson book.
Students in grades 4 through 8 are invited to participate in this program. An assembly is held in early September followed by an informational parent meeting at which time new students are enrolled in the program.