Orchestra Buddies


Join us!

Orchestra Buddies is a program designed for secondary orchestra students in Rowland Unified that are looking for an opportunity to support our elementary string students. Students will be paired up with their orchestra buddy at the first meeting and the pair will continue until the end of the year unless special circumstances occur. We are excited to offer this opportunity to our secondary orchestra students and look forward to having many of our students participate in this program.

Prerequisites to participate

  • Be in the 7th-12 grade and currently in orchestra

  • Have a strong foundation on their instrument

  • Get a recommendation from their orchestra director


We expect students in this program to:

  • Participate in our Strings Night every week [Add location, time, day]

  • Participate in Elementary String Concerts to support their Orchestra Buddy

  • Sign in with Mr. Hobbs/Mr. Pascual every String Night

  • Actively help our Mr. Hobbs and Mr. Pascual during String Night

  • Be caring and empathetic

  • Be leaders

  • Be responsible


  • Add to your resume

  • Receive a certificate at the end of the year for successfully completing a year of Orchestra Buddies

  • Community Hours

  • Develop leadership skills

  • Gain a deeper understanding of your instrument through teaching