St. Junipero Serra Catholic School recognizes the importance of music in our development of the whole child. To that end, music classes are offered to all students in Grades Preschool-Grade 8 each week. In addition, the school offers extra-curricular programs and field experiences for students who enjoy music. There are three choirs and a handbell ensemble available.


All Choirs Start Tuesday, September 5, 2017


Tiny Trebles (Grades 1 & 2)

This choir is open to students in grades 1 and 2. The Tiny Trebles Choir is directed by Ms. Peggy Armenta. Students perform at the grade-level Christmas concert, the spring concert, assigned school Masses, and at other events. The program is provided after school and is fee-based. A participation agreement is required from every student. For more information about this choir, please contact Ms. Peggy Armenta at parmenta@serraschool.org.

All rehearsals are scheduled to take place in the PEB, after school from 1:50 to 2:30 p.m.

First grade will rehearse on Tuesdays in Room KD, (Mrs. White's classroom)
Second grade will rehearse on Thursdays in Room KC, (Mrs. Graham's classroom)

Download Tiny Trebles Participation Agreement


Serra Singers (Grades 3 & 4)

This choir is open to students in Grades 3 and 4. The Serra Singers Choir is directed by Ms. Peggy Armenta. They perform at the grade level Christmas concert, the spring concert, assigned school Masses, and at other events. The program is provided before school and is fee-based. A participation agreement is required from every student. For more information about this choir, please contact Ms. Peggy Armenta at parmenta@serraschool.org.

All rehearsals begin Tuesday, September 5. Rehearsals will take place weekly, Tuesdays and Thursdays, after school, in the PEB, upstairs in the Advanced Placement Classrooms (Rivera and Evans) from 6:50 to 7:30 am.

Download Serra Singers Participation Agreement



Serranade Choir (Grades 5-8)

The Serranade choir is open to all students in grades 5-8. It is a no-audition, year-long activity. Rehearsals are Tuesday and Thursday morning from 6:50 a.m. -7:30 a.m. in 7D (Mr. Napoli’s room).

The choir prepares for performance including school Masses, Harvest Festival, Christmas and Spring concerts, 8th grade Graduation Mass and Commencement, and Grandparents’ and Special Friends’ Day. They will also attend a Disneyland performance workshop in the spring as well as the annual Choral Festivals in March and May.

Regular attendance at the weekly choir rehearsals is required. Choir is a fee-based program and participant fees are due on September 30, 2017. All interested and enthusiastic singers will be admitted. A participation agreement is required from each student. For more information about this ensemble please visit the Choir and Handbells page on the St. Junipero Serra Catholic School website or email Janess Sifers at jsifers@serraschool.org.

Download Serranade Participation Agreement



Bellissima Handbell Choir (Grades 5-8)

The Bellissima Handbell Choir is open to interested students in grades 5-8. The ensemble is a year-long activity. Rehearsals will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays during 8th period (1:50 p.m.-2:30 p.m.) in Ms. Becerra's room. Additional after school or lunch rehearsals will be scheduled as needed for performance preparation. The ensemble prepares for performances at school Masses, Christmas and Spring concerts and the annual Concordia spring handbell festival, in Irvine CA.

The Bellissima Handbell Choir is a fee-based program and participant fees are due on September 30, 2017. A participation agreement and fee is required from each student. For more information about this ensemble please visit the Choir and Handbells page on the St. Junipero Serra Catholic School website or email Janess Sifers at jsifers@serraschool.org.

Download Bellissima Handbell Participation Agreement