• Frequently Asked Questions 
     
    What if I have never played an instrument? 
    No problem! - when selecting classes for next year, select “Beginner Orchestra” when choosing your elective. 
     
    What if I am in the After School Strings program at my Elementary? 
    Great! - We have a special class reserved for students that have been in the Strings Program.
     
     
    Where do I store my instrument? 
    The orchestra provides instrument lockers for students to store their instruments. Home storage should be in a climate controlled area not too hot or cold as it can damage the instrument. Never leave your instrument in a car!!!
     
    How Much Does it Cost?
    We really work hard to keep costs down for families. Below are our fees.
     $20 - Polo Shirt (can be used all 3 years) 
     $20 -$50 Average cost per month (depending on instrument)  Instrument rentals are to be made with an outside vendors, most come with insurance for accidental damage. 
     $30 - NEISD Instrument Rental Only charged to students that use a school instrument there is no insurance on school instruments, if there is any damage you will have to fund the repairs.
     $10 -20 - Student Social Events We are able to keep costs down based on our fund-raisers and donations. 
     
    More Questions?
    Please feel free to email me your questions!