B Sharp After School is based at the Leadership Academy at Como Elementary and is open to all 2nd-5th grade students in FWISD.  Enrollment in the B Sharp After School program is free.  Students receive music instruction after school each day (following the FWISD calendar) in the form of the following:  full orchestra, wind ensemble, string ensemble, instrument sectionals, music theory, and choir.  These classes are organized by ability based learning groups.  Additionally, students receive social skills classes (life skills in 3-5 steps taught using the Boys Town Education Model), feelings classes (instructional classes that help students learn how to handle their emotions), and academic assistance.  The students receive a meal each afternoon provided by the Tarrant Area Food Bank.

2017-2018 DAILY PROGRAM SCHEDULE INFORMATION
Monday–Friday:  3:30pm meal / 4:00-5:30 instruction time
Interested students may enroll in B Sharp After School during one of our enrollment windows.

Fall Enrollment Window:  May 16, 2017 – September 1, 2017
First Day of B Sharp After School for RETURNING musicians:  8/21/17 (First Day of School)
First Day of B Sharp After School for NEW students:  8/28/17 (after paperwork is processed)

Spring Enrollment Window:  January 9, 2018 – January 12, 2018
First Day of B Sharp After School for NEW students: 1/16/18  (after paperwork is processed)

The requirements for joining are as follows:

1. Parent/Guardian must complete the B Sharp Enrollment Form & Parental Consent Form (available below or from a B Sharp Admin Team staff member).

2. Parent/Guardian must attend the B Sharp Policies & Procedures meeting (If the parent is unavailable on the meeting date, they must schedule an individual meeting with a B Sharp Admin Team staff member to review the necessary information).

3. Parent/Guardian must agree to accept responsibility for following the stated policies in the B Sharp Parent Handbook by signing the B Sharp Handbook Rules and Regulations Acknowledgement Form in addition to completing the Parental Consent Form.

Click here for the B Sharp After School Enrollment Form

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