KISSM Block Rotation
Kamloops Interior Summer School of Music
July 11th - 29th 2022 (Monday to Friday)
at Kamloops School of the Arts
With more than 50 classes, activities, and performance opportunities, KISSM inspires and educates young musicians on many levels through a wide range of genres. Our unique program is designed with 4 different age groups in mind, see below for the program that best fits the needs of your child. There is something for everyone at this much loved summer program!
KISSM Age Groups and Course Descriptions
Music Maker Program
Finished Kindergarten To Grade 3
For students who will have completed Kindergarten through to Grade 3 by July 2022. Students who are in this age category will enjoy a variety of music, play and creative classes.
Finished Grades 4-6
The KISSM Junior Program is specially designed to have something for everyone! The Junior Program offers a great opportunity for young musicians to grow and improve, try something new and meet friends. For students who have completed grades 4-6 by July 2022.
Finished Grades 7-8
The KISSM Intermediate Program is designed to take young musicians, at any level, to that next step in their musical development. Students have the opportunity to play, sing, act, to explore and develop confidence and leadership. For students who have finished grades 7-8 by July 2022.
Finished Grades 9+
The KISSM Senior Program is designed to challenge and inspire. Whether students have years of experience on their instruments or are trying something new, they will be surrounded by excellent staff and peers that have worked hard to achieve the level they are at. For students who have finished grades 9-12 by July 2022.
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)