Youth Programming

Moraine Youth Choir  

Moraine Youth Choir  (MY Choir)  is for ages 8 and up and requires no audition. Directed by Deanna Gibeau, this group focuses on discovering melody and rhythm through playing (flutophone) and singing, as well as on developing group choral skills. Each child receives his/her own flutophone.

A place where you belong!  The powerful rhythms, moving melodies, and stunning harmonies of world music provide a unique and fun learning opportunity outside of the classroom.

Dates: Tuesdays, 10/7/14 - 2/2/15 (no class on 12/23 or 12/30)
Times: 5:45pm - 6:45pm
Concert: Friday, February 6, 2015 at 7pm in UW-WC theatre
Fee: $97.00 including t-shirt

Washington County Youth Orchestra

Join us in playing the standard concert repertoire, such as Tchaikovsky, Beethoven, and Wagner, along with the not-so-standard, such as Video Games Live. We have several talented section coaches to lead our monthly sectional rehearsals. Middle and high school musicians are welcome to audition.

Kari Kraenzler is the new director of the WCYO, beginning fall 2014. Kraenzler, who serves as a band and orchestra director at Hartford Union High School will be directing both the Moraine Symphonic Band, which meets on Tuesday evenings as well as the Washington County Youth Orchestra, which meets on Saturday mornings. She has an undergraduate degree in music education from UW-Whitewater and a master’s degree in instrumental conducting from UW-Milwaukee.

Important Dates:

September 6th: Registration at UW-Washington County 9:00 am  in room 101

September 13th : Try outs for new participants

September 20th :First day of class 9:30 am - 11:30 am in room 229

Concerts: December 6, 2014 at 3:00 pm and April 26, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Fee: $250.00

Contact Mary Kurer for more information about the Washington County Youth Orchestra.

Washington County Youth Orchestra Registration


Washington County Concerto Auditions

Washington COunty Concerto Auditions is for students in grade 6-12 who are residents of Washington County, or students of MAPMTO members, as of October 15, 2014. 

Divisions:  Piano: 6th grade piano, Junior Piano ( 7th - 8th grade), Senior Piano (9th - 12th grade)
                    Instrumental: Senior Instrumental (9th - 12th grade)

Audition Date: January 24, 2015
Times: afternoon
Fee: $25.00

 Washington County Concerto Auditions Registration

Washington County Concerto Application


ACT Exam Preparation

This three-session course is designed to assist you in preparing for the ACT assessment   exam, and is just in time for the fall testing dates. Topics covered include test-taking strategies, English, Math, and Science. Students will also take a practice exam and receive the results in time to brush up before taking the ACT exam. Participants receive a 532 page study guide. Lunch on Saturday is included with tuition.

Fall Dates - October 7th, 11th, and 14th
Hartford Union High School

Times: Tuesdays 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm  Saturday 8:00 am - 2:30 pm 

Tuition: $129.00