WPS Elementary Instrumental Instruction

The Worcester Public Schools offer small group instrumental lessons in flute, clarinet, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, violin, viola and cello in most elementary schools. Families are required to rent or purchase an instrument and method book. Students will meet in small groups for lessons 40 minutes once a week. Lessons for students will begin the week of September 20. Please return the registration form to the main office of your child's school by September 17.

What is Offered at My School?

Click on your school to see what instrumental lessons are offered.

Belmont Street

Winds with Mr. Levesque, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Burncoat Prep

Winds with Mr. Levesque, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mrs. Launderville, available in grades 4-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Canterbury Street

Winds with Mr. MacFadden, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Chandler Magnet

Winds with Mr. Levesque, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

City View

Winds with Mr. Pasierb, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Clark Street

Winds with Mr. Levesque and Ms. Carpenter, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mr. Yaacobi, available in grades 4-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Columbus Park

Winds with Mr. Levesque , available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Elm Park

Winds with Mr. Levesque, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Flagg Street

Winds with Mrs. Wagner, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mrs. Launderville, available in grades 4-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Heard Street

Winds with Ms. Maglitta, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Grafton Street

Winds with Ms. Carpenter, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Jacob Hiatt Magnet

Winds with Mr. MacFadden, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

La Familia

Strings with Mr. Yaacobi, available in grades 3-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Lake View

Winds with Ms. Smith, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Lincoln Street


Winds with Ms. Smith, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mrs. Launderville, available in grades 4-6:
violin, viola, or cello

May Street

Winds with Mr. Pasierb, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Midland Street

Strings with Mr. Yaacobi, available in grades 3-6:
violin, viola, or cello

McGrath

Winds with Mr. Pasierb, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mrs. Caswell, available in grades 4-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Nelson Place

Winds with Mr. MacFadden, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Norrback Ave

Winds with Mr. Pasierb or Mr. Levesque, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mr. Yaacobi, available in grades 4-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Rice Square

Strings with Mr. Yaacobi, available in grades 3-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Quinsigamond Elementary

Winds with Mr. Levesque and Ms. Maglitta, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Roosevelt

Strings with Mr. Yaacobi, available in grades 3-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Tatnuck Magnet

Winds with Ms. Carpenter, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mrs. Launderville, available in grades 4-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Thorndyke

Winds with Mr. Levesque, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mr. Yaacobi, available in grades 3-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Vernon Hill

Strings with Mrs. Launderville, available in grades 4-6:
violin, viola, or cello

Wawecus

Winds with Mr. Levesque, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mr. Yaacobi, available in grades 4-6:
violin, viola, or cello

West Tatnuck

Winds with Mr. Pasierb, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone


Worcester Arts Magnet

Winds with Mr. MacFadden, available in grades 4-6:
flute, clarinet, alto saxophone, trumpet, or trombone

Strings with Mr. Kramer, available in grades 2-6:
violin, viola, or cello