According to a recent Gallop survey, 94% of Americans believe that music is an essential part to any child's education. Luckily, here in Yorkville, music is a strong part of our schools and our community. Below is some great music advocacy information to help keep you informed on the powerful impact of music.
Music Can Help You Live Life More Fully Study after study shows that students who are in music score academically higher in math and reading, have high self esteem, and relate more comfortably and confidently with their peers.
Music is for Everyone There is a place for your child in our music program. Every child is unique and we are ready as teachers to help your child find success in our band. No matter your child background or ability, music brings us together in a way nothing else can!
There are so many wonderful opportunities for students in schools today. From clubs, to athletics, to music, make sure your child is well-rounded by keeping band as part of their schedule.
Music is Personal There are so many great instruments for a child to try. It really doesn't matter which instrument they choose. Whatever instrument they decide, students will all benefit from the many beneficial aspects of music, including being able to relate to others in a deeper, richer way.
Music is a Team From high school marching band to professionals, musicians are an incredible team!
Music is Important & Special Not only is music important but is also a valued and essential part in our schools.