Frequent studies demonstrate that music education enhances numerous aspects of a child's social development and academic success. Students who experience music fully in a school setting are better participants in group activities, have better emotional expression, and exhibit better emotional management in their lives.Our mission in the Hempfield School District Music Department is to provide meaningful learning experiences for all students that inspire and nurture the love of music throughout the community. We envision an enriched community through musical expression.Program GuidelinesBandChoralOrchestraInstrument Rental OptionHempfield offers a rental program for students to use instruments owned by the district. Fees have been established to offset expenses for instrument repairs and replacement. For more information on payment options and program details, refer to this Rental Fees Program Letter.To make payments, refer to these Instrument Usage Fee Agreement, as well as My School Bucks to complete your transaction. For other questions, call 717-898-5564.