Enrollment is due NOW for returning students and students accepted into an SYS orchestra following the June auditions.
See information and checklist below with links to Handbook, Media Release, and
Liability Release form to complete.
Each member of our orchestras must be enrolled in order to participate in rehearsals and concerts.
If a student is a returning member of SYS or has auditioned successfully for placement in one of the SYS orchestras, he/she may be enrolled. Enrollment is due by August 15th.
(Students new to SYS who have not yet auditioned should be enrolled following a successful audition in September and prior to the first rehearsal on September 9th.)
SYS Enrollment Process - Checklist
Step 1: Read SYS 2019-2020 Handbook and 2019-2020 Media Consent and Release.
Step 2: Parent/Guardian is to SUBMIT this ONLINE FORM: 2019-2020 Enrollment and Payment Agreement, acknowledging agreement to terms of the SYS 2019-2020 Handbook and 2019-2020 Media Consent and Release.
Step 3: Download, Complete, Return Liability Release Form (scan and email to or send by USPS to SYS, P.O. Box 9547, Spokane, WA 99209). The Liability Release MUST be completed and turned in to SYS BEFORE a student is allowed to participate in rehearsals and concerts.
Step 4: To complete the enrollment process, submit payment for Tuition, either ONLINE with credit card or mail a check to SYS, P.O. Box 9547, Spokane, WA 99209. You can chose to pay the Full Tuition or the Entrance Fee and Monthly Payments, September-April. A 3% convenience fee is charged for online payments.
Payment is required to enroll.
(Note: linked credit card payments include an additional 3% fee)
1) Pay in Full (entrance fee is included)
Credit card payment links:
REQUIRED: Choose the Parent Volunteer activities (volunteer opportunities will be posted by August 20) that you would like to volunteer for by going to Parent Volunteers and click on the "Choose a spot on SignUp.com" icon. Volunteer opportunities will continue to be available throughout the year. Parents are required to sign up through our SignUp.com system and volunteer for a minimum of nine (9) hours per family, September-May. (Include $100 opt-out payment when enrolling if choosing not to volunteer.) Please note: Families who do NOT fulfill the volunteer requirement by May of 2020 will be charged $125. If you have questions, need assistance, or have special circumstances, please contact Jennifer O'Bannan at or call 509-448-4446.