Parents and Carers

Instrumental Music Program for Parents and Visitors

The first and most important statement to make clear is that the Instrumental Music Program does not run school bands.

The Instrumental Music Program operates Instrumental Music classes in 60 ACT Education Directorate primary schools and 7 secondary schools across the ACT. 2021 schools

The Instrumental Music classes (band) have a maximum class size of 22 students. For the process used for selecting students

We also have information about matching students and instruments here.

There are documents available that may be of interest if you want to find out details of the Program's operation.


Students in IMP Programs - over 2300 ACT public school students
Schools in IMP Programs - 60 primary schools, 7 high schools
Staff - 10 teaching staff, 1 admin officer as well as 3 Executive Teachers, 1 Principal
System Bands - 3 after hours extension bands plus  percussion ensemble, primary and senior choir & jazz band

Non band programs - Ukulele (4)

Instruments - 2800 at last count

Band Scores - 2500 at last count

If you have other questions please contact the Principal on 02 61420477 or by email