Welcome to Downing Elementary School's Music Page

Music is a unique area of study that addresses the whole person.  In addition to learning music notation, composition & performance skills,  students will learn everyday life skills to help them succeed personally, academically and socially, such as:

  • Responsibility
  • Self-Discipline
  • Confidence
  • Social Skills
  • Teamwork
  • Positive Leadership, of Self and Others

  • Reading
  • Mathematics
  • Note Taking
  • Writing 
  • Critical Thinking

The Skills Listed Above Will Lead Us Toward Our "TARGET" to Have EVERY STUDENT Do Their Best, in ALL that They Pursue.

Thank You for Your Interest in our MUSIC PROGRAM   :)

          Debby Puskas
       Music Instructor
Downing's Mission:
          To prepare students to attain academic excellence through a partnership with 
          families, students and staff.