Band & Choir

choir

Cotter Schools have an excellent choir program with multiple options for choir involvement for students in grades 7 through 12. Options include participation in two choirs, show choirs, music listening team and performances in musical theater. All students are welcome and encouraged to participate in the choir program. 

meet the team

Emma Jirele

Emma Jirele

Grades 7-12 Choir Director
Julie Olstad

Julie Olstad

Grades 1-6 Choir Director

band

Cotter Schools have a long tradition of outstanding instrumental music ensembles. Each year the bands receive many awards and accolades for their performances. There are several ensembles that students may participate in and all students are welcome and encouraged to participate in the band program. 

meet the team

Andrew Meurer

Andrew Meurer

Grades 9-12 Band Director
Tara Welch

Tara Welch

Grades 5-6 Band Director
Philip Smithley

Philip Smithley

Grades 7-8 Band Director