The 5th Grade Beginning Band is an extremely popular activity for Lisle Elementary students, and around 80% of 5th Grade students sign up each year. Mr. Phillip Meyer teaches all band lessons during the school day as well as full band rehearsals on Tuesdays after school. Mr. Scott Gumina assists with the Tuesday after-school rehearsals. The 5th Grade Band performs three concerts per year: one in December, one in March, and one in May.
Each year in Kindergarten, Third grade, Fourth grade, and Fifth grade music classes, the students and will engage in a variety of music activities. These activities will include:
performing a music program
Kindergarten students have one 30-minute music classes per week, and 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students have two 30-minute music classes per week.
Lisle Elementary 4th and 5th grade students also have an opportunity to join the chorus, which meets before school two days a week from 7:50-8:35am. Fourth grade chorus meets Mon. & Wed. mornings and 5th grade chorus meets Tues. & Friday mornings.