The Berry Shoals Orchestra Program has 140 enrolled students, and is open to fifth and sixth grade students. The instruments offered are violin, viola, cello, and string bass. Classes meet five times a week for forty minutes each class period. Students also have practice opportunities before school.
The Berry Shoals Orchestras give a winter and a spring concert each year. In addition to these concerts, sixth grade students participate annually in Concert Festival. Many fifth and sixth grade students also participate in Solo and Ensemble Festival in the spring.
Mrs. Grant is the Orchestra Teacher for both fifth and sixth grade. She graduated from Furman University with a Bachelors of Music in Instrumental Music Education. She has been teaching at Berry Shoals since 2009.