Welcome to the Music Department at Spring Grove Area School District
One of the Best Communities for Music Education in 2012, 2013, 2014,
2015, 2016 and 2017!
In partnership with families and communities, it is the mission of the Spring Grove Area School District Music Department to cultivate artistic citizenship through performance, understanding, and appreciation for lifelong participation in music.-
Spotlight on Arts Research10/2014-Vanderbilt University researches the link between grammar and musical rhythm.WITF Radio "Smart Talk" March 11, 2013: "How Essential is Music Education?"http://www.witf.org/smart-talk/2013/03/radio-smart-talk-how-essential-is-music-education.php#.UT5xTft9JKs.facebookFor more articles and research on music education, please view the "Research In Music Education" Tab to the left.For today's students to succeed tomorrow, they need a comprehensive education that includes music taught by exemplary music educators.To that end, all teachers of the Spring Grove Area School District Music Department have a bachelor's degree or higher in music education and are certified by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to teach music. Our music faculty is active in the local and surrounding community as performers and directors of various bands, orchestras, and choral groups.
Congratulations to the Spring Grove Area School District for being selected one of the Best Communities for Music Education in America! (2012-2017)NAMM - National Association of Music MerchantsNAfME - National Association for Music EducationPMEA - Pennsylvania Music Educators Association