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    Welcome to Music with Mrs. Morris!music staff

    Mrs. Sharp and Sadie  
    Music Director: Mrs. Kathryn (Sharp) Morris
         2011 "BP Teacher of Excellence" Award Recipient
         Contact: Email Mrs. Morris  Kathryn.Sharp@matsuk12.us
         School Phone: (907) 352-5351  
           (please leave a voicemail message if I am unavailable)       
    Grade Levels: 6th, 7th, 8th
    Subjects:  Choir, Beginning Band, Intermediate Band,
    Advanced Band, Orchestra
    Before School: Jazz Band Tues/Tchelsea.clark@matsuk12.ushursday
    After School: Native Drumming and Art Mon/



     I have truly enjoyed my 24 years of teaching; the last 14 of them have been at WMS which was the highlight of my teaching career.  Best wishes to all my former students and to the future WMS Music students. 

    Your new Music Director is Mrs. Chelsea Clark.
    She can be reached at: chelsea.clark@matsuk12.us


    Following is the Learning Plan for COVID Closure

    Remote Learning Plan for COVID Closure


    Music Offerings at WMS

    How Playing a Musical Instrument Can Benefit Your Brain

    Informational Video: Be Part of the Band

    What Instruments Could I Play?

    2020-2021 Music Student Survey
    please click above link to complete

     Supply List for ALL Music Students

    Welcome to the Music Department online!  
    Parents--I welcome communication with you at any time. 
    Feel free to use the e-mail link above to keep in touch with me throughout the year.
    Click the following links for information: 

    "Wasilla Middle School Music Dept." is on Facebook! 

    Search for our group name, exactly how it is spelled above,

    and submit a join request directly to the music department FB page.

    "This FB group is open to past and present WMS music students, parents of current WMS music students, school district administration and teachers.  It is a place to discuss upcoming events, celebrate music excellence and ask questions relevant to the group."
    Parents:  If your last name is different than your child's, 
    please follow up your "join request" with 
    an email to Mrs. Morris, giving your name, 
    and the music student's name. 
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    Daily Music Class Schedule

      Time Week A Class Week B Class
    Period 1 AND Period 4

    7:45-9:40 am

    Choir A

    Choir B

    Period 2 AND Period 5

    9:45 am-12:15 pm

    Advanced Band 

    Beginning Band

    teacher lunch  

    10:25-10:55 am

    11:45-12:15 pm

    Period 3 AND Period 6

    12:20-2:15 pm


    Intermediate Band

                Advanced Band: 3 years experience on the same instrument (2 yr experience and Honor Band or Intermediate Band)
                Intermediate Band: 2 years experience on the same instrument (1 yr experience and Honor Band also accepted)
                Beginning Middle School Band: no previous experience,
                                                              up to 1 yr. elementary band experience

    Long after the toys of childhood are forgotten....
        ....the gift of music will remain.  -Anonymous
Last Modified on May 22, 2021