Parent Info 

Due to COVID-19 we will be unable to run our largest program, the Kamloops Interior Summer School of Music. Instead we will be offering our Summer Series with a variety of popular instrumental and performing art programs for elementary and high school aged children

KISSM Block Rotation 

  • 8:30-9:00 Arrival times will be staggered in 5 minute intervals this summer due to COVID-19 protocols.  Exact arrival times will be determined in June.  

  • 9:00 - 9:50 First Block 

  • 9:50 - 10:00 Break

  • 10:00 - 10:50 Second Block

  • 10:50 -11:00 Break 

  • 11:00 - 11:40 Third Block

  • 11:40  - 12:25 Lunch Break (supervision provided for younger children)

  •  12:25 -1:25 Fourth Block (Elective A)

  • 1:25 - 1:40 Break

  • 1:40 - 2:40 Fifth Block (Elective B) 

  • 2:40  Staggered dismissal- times announced in June.  

Our summer program gives parents opportunities to witness their children’s progress throughout the camp during lunch-hour concerts, at community outreach concerts, along with two finale showcase concerts in the third week of camp. We also host faculty recitals where the public is welcome, and these are always outstanding!

 

KISSM is committed to establishing and maintaining a safe, inclusive, equitable, and welcoming learning and working environment for all students, teachers, and volunteers within our program.

KISSM 2021 Will Run Monday to Friday, from July 5th - 23rd

Check back later for updates!
Music Makers Program (Finished K/1/2/3) 

·         Musical encouragement

·         A variety of music activities

·         Exposure to different types of music

·         Exposure to concerts

·         Introduction to instruments

·         Fun activities: Theme Days, Wacky Wednesdays

·         Supervised lunches

·         Assistance with daily needs including water breaks, sunscreen, bathroom breaks, etc.

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Junior Program (Finished grades 4/5/6)

·         Musical encouragement

·         Afternoon electives in a variety musical genres

·         Exposure to different types of music

·         Exposure to concerts

·         Introduction to instruments

·         Fun activities: Theme Days, Wacky Wednesdays

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Intermediate Program (Finished grades 7/8/9)

·         A higher level of involvement in music

·         A supportive and challenging environment

·         To make friends, have fun and explore instruments

·         An encouraging musical environment where youth develop their skills

·         Exposure to new music genres and techniques

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Senior Program (Finished grades 10/11/12)

·         A challenging musical environment structured for success

·         Large group instruction

·         Small group ensembles

·         Instructional support

·         An opportunity to develop a sense of pride through performance

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