HMS Bands


It is my pleasure to teach the Sparta Fourth and Fifth Grade Bands.

Our HMS Musicians not only learn how to play with good sounds, to read music, and to perform, but we contribute our creativity, dedication, and JOY to the HMS Community.

Enjoy the Music around you!

Mrs. Curtis

What's New

A New Year Ahead!

  • Please feel free to learn about our program through this website.
  • Fourth and Fifth Grade Lessons have begun. Band practices are now starting as well.
  • The Fifth Grade Band, Chorus, and Orchestra will have the opportunity to hear the NJ Symphony Orchestra perform on Friday, Nov 16. Permission slips will be sent home on Nov 1, and we ask them to be returned to HMS by Nov 7. The permission slip can also be found at the bottom of this page.
  • Please feel free to contact me with any questions!

And we're off!

Fifth Graders perform for Morning Announcements

and for Back To School Night!

Our first morning announcements

performance of the year!

Our Clarinetists performed "America".

Alex performed "This Land Is Your Land".




Jaisen, Hayden, Rodrigo



"The Star Spangled Banner"



Featuring our Amazing Trumpet Section!

Back To School Night Performance

23 of our amazing fifth graders volunteered to perform!


Fifth Graders' Ideas for This Year...

And finally...

Field Trip to SHS (NJSO) 2018