Desert Ridge Middle School Orchestra Website

Calendar of Assignments for Orchestra

Announcements for Orchestra:

Regular Remote Learning Class Schedule

Class schedules can be found on Google Classroom

Monday

6th Beginning Orchestra: 11:30-11:55 AM

4th Advanced Orchestra: 1:00-1:25 PM

5th Intermediate Orchestra 1:30-1:55 PM

Tuesday

5th Intermediate Orchestra 1:15-2:45 PM

Wednesday

4th Advanced Orchestra 11:00-12:30 PM

6th Beginning Orchestra 1:15-2:45 PM

Thursday

5th Intermediate Orchestra 1:15-2:45 PM

Friday

4th Advanced Orchestra 11:00-12:30 PM

6th Beginning Orchestra 1:15-2:45 PM


Welcome to Orchestra at Desert Ridge Middle School!

If you are an Orchestra STUDENT, make sure you are enrolled in your Google Classroom. Each orchestra will have its own Google Classroom. All class work, assignments and materials will be posted on the Classroom page. You can find directions for how to enroll here: Google Classroom Page, or by clicking on the banner above. Remember to enroll in the correct period for your class! (See class schedule below for class periods.)

If you are a PARENT/GUARDIAN, please use this website as a reference for information about orchestra at DRMS. I will update the main page frequently to provide you with the most up-to-date information. Please use our calendar to see when assignments for class are due.

I am working hard to provide a quality music education for your students this year. I am happy to answer any questions you may have. Please email me at erica.photiades@aps.edu if you have any questions!

Here is my class schedule:

  • 1st period: Beginning Orchestra at Eisenhower Middle School

  • 2nd period: Advanced Orchestra at Eisenhower Middle School

  • 3rd period: Planning period and travel

  • 4th period: Advanced Orchestra at Desert Ridge Middle School

  • 5th period: Intermediate Orchestra at Desert Ridge Middle School

  • 6th period: Beginning Orchestra at Desert Ridge Middle School

Music Technology Resources


I have created a "Music Technology" page on my website for additional resources you can use at home. Check it out! Our Google Classroom has lots of resources as well!