After School Program

For students ages 7 – 17 in the greater Wilmington, Delaware area with a focus on professional musical training, leadership and language skills, academic support, and college-bound mentoring.


  • Dates: September – May on all weekdays except Friday and national holidays
  • Academics & Enrichment: Activities every afternoon, and one-on-one mentoring once a week during academic year
  • Music: Professional, one-on-one piano, voice and musicianship lessons once a week
  • Performances: Rehearsals two nights a week, plus numerous public performances
  • Health & Wellness: Nutritious meals provided by the City of Wilmington
  • Tuition: Tuition is $8,500 per year. Full scholarships are available after applying for Purchase of Care through the State of Delaware. All students are assessed a non-refundable annual Music Education Fee of $400. Payment plans available.

Summer Program

The Choir School’s Summer Session focuses on daily instruction in math, reading and music.  Students will also engage in other activities including mindfulness, movement, science, art and more.

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Academic Support

Students have access to homework help, quiet study time and one-on-one tutoring.

Mentoring

Students meet weekly with a mentor from the community to get advice and insights on any topic.

College Prep

Students have access to expertise and support in college essays, SAT/ACT tests, admissions and financial aid.

Practice Lab

Students have access to pianos for practice and assistance with practice techniques.

Enrichment

Students attend cooking and gardening classes, visit museums, and participate in clubs including Odyssey of the Mind.

Community Service

Students support the local Rotary Club, and the Friendship House to provide hospitality to our homeless neighbors.