Emily Dickinson PTSA 2.8.13





Choir at Dickinson/Explorer 

Register now for choir with our beloved Mr. K!  Choir is a before-school enrichment program with an evening performance later in the school year. 


Registration & Commitments

Registration Dates:    Opens Sun, Nov 26 @ 2:45pm

                                   Closes Thurs, Feb 8 @ 11:59pm

Eligibility:  Grades K-2 and 3-5

Time Commitment:  

  • Primary Choir (grades K-2) meets Tuesdays starting January 23, 2024.
  • Intermediate Choir (grades 3-5) meets Wednesdays starting January 24, 2024. 
  • Choir begins at 8:15am, and ends at 9:00am (Explorer) and 9:15am (Dickinson).
  • Students should arrive for choir between 8-8:15am, or after elementary band and orchestra. 

Parent Commitment:  Parent support is vital to the success of choir.  Since choir is a PTSA-sponsored program, per our insurance and chaperone policies, your commitment as a parent includes the following:

  • Be a PTSA member.  Verify purchase of a PTSA Membership here first; otherwise please purchase a 2023-24 PTSA Membership before registering for choir (24 hours needed for membership authorization).  

  • Typically, parents must chaperone at least one class.  However, a benevolent Dickinson/Explorer parent alumna is willing to chaperone all sessions of Primary and Intermediate Choir.
  • Pay the participant fee by scrolling to the very bottom of this page.
  • Email the following information to Mr. K at jkelleher@lwsd.org:
    • student's name
    • student's grade & teacher
    • parents' names
    • parents' email addresses

Fee:  $75 

Scholarships:  Available to those in need.  For more information, please contact Mr. K

Cancellations:  For a refund, all cancellations must be requested by Mon, Jan 22.  Please email Mr. K and Cc the PTSA Treasurer with your cancellation request.  No refunds given after choir has begun!


Important Dates

Nov 26 Choir registration opens
Jan 20   Feb 8 Choir registration closes
Jan 23 Primary Choir (grades K-2) begins & meets Tuesdays 8:15-9:15am
Jan 24 Intermediate Choir (grades 3-5) begins & meets Wednesdays 8:15-9:15am
June 12 Choir concert @ 7pm



Contact Mr. K with any questions.


Click HERE to start the registration process.

Emily Dickinson PTSA    7040  208th Ave NE    Redmond WA 98053    425 936 2530    LWSD

Emily Dickinson PTSA 2.8.13 is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  We serve Emily Dickinson Elementary and Explorer Community School on Union Hill in Redmond, WA.  Tax ID # 91-1212455.