FAQ's

The Band School of Franklin
Frequently Asked Questions

Q:      What class should I register my child for?
A:      Beginner I Band Classes are for students with no prior playing experience.  Beginner II Band classes are for students with one year playing experience.  Middle School Honor Band is for any middle school student who is enrolled in Band during the school day.

Q:      Are there classes on days when the Franklin Public Schools have ½ days or Professional Day?
A:      Yes.

Q:     What happens when it snows or other weather situations occur?
A:     If Franklin Public Schools are closed for weather reasons, after-school music classes are also cancelled.  If Franklin Public Schools afternoon/evening activities are cancelled for weather reasons, after-school music classes are also cancelled.  Lifelong Music Academy will send an email in either case.


Q:     When are the concerts?
A:     Winter Concert: Tuesday, January 29, 2019, 6:00 pm, Horace Mann Middle School.  Spring Concert: Tuesday, May 14, 2019, 6:00 pm, Horace Mann Middle School.

Q:      Can I register my child for a Band class after classes have already begun?
A:      Sometimes.  If a class is full, you will not be able to register for it during the online registration process.  If there is space, you will be to register.  If you have any questions, please contact us at 508-613-1481 or MusicAcademy@franklinps.net.

Q:      What should I do if my child will be absent?
A:      As soon as you know your child will be missing a class, please contact us at 508-613-1481 or MusicAcademy@franklinps.net.  Please provide the student’s name and class.

Q:      What if I have more questions?
A:      Please contact us at 508-613-1481 or MusicAcademy@franklinps.net