Senior School Departments

Senior School Departments

Senior School Departments

At the Senior School level, the breadth of course offerings is considerable. For information on the different departments and the courses, make a selection from the list below. For a complete guide to course requirements and detailed descriptions, see the Course Handbook, also below.

Our band program prepares students for performance-oriented ensembles and allows them to:

  • understand and appreciate the value of teamwork;
  • develop individual skills on their instrument of choice;
  • express themselves through improvisation; and
  • compose music.

Group Options

  • Concert bands
  • Swing Band
  • Brass Ensemble
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Orchestra
  • Orchestra for the Musical Production


Title Grade
Concert Band 9 9
Concert Band 10 10
Concert Band 11 11
Concert Band 12 12
Jazz Band 9, 10, 11, 12

Senior School Course Handbook 2019-20

Senior School Course Handbook cover

Senior School Course Handbook 2019-20

Published: March, 2019

A guide to Senior School courses with descriptions to help our students plan an optimal school year.

1.28 MB

SMUS ViewbookThe Senior School viewbook provides an overview of programs and the SMUS experience.

See the Viewbook