Online Orchestra Students Instrument/Supply Return

All online orchestra students who checked out any instruments, supplies, and/or materials from Mr. Brown at the beginning of Quarter 2 and/or Quarter 4 must return them on Monday, June 14, 2021 between 1:30 and 3:00 PM. School-owned instruments must be “prepared for vacation” prior to being returned. This document is also available to students in the “Resources and Materials” section of Google Classroom. Most supplies/materials must be returned, but some should not be returned. Please click here for guidelines on supplies/materials that should and should not be returned.


  • MMS Instrumental Music Mini-Camp participants can keep instruments and rosin (if student received any from Mr. Brown), but must return all other books and supplies
  • Orchestra instrument/material return is taking place on Monday, June 14, 2021 between 1:30 and 3:00 PM
  • If you or anyone in your household are showing symptoms of illness in the days leading up to the instrument/material return on June 14th, DO NOT attend the instrument/material return
    • Should this happen to you, contact Mr. Brown to establish communication for an appropriate date and time for the return of the instrument/supplies
  • DO NOT drive to the main entrance of the school, but turn right at Novak Way, go past the student drop-off zone, and proceed all the way up to the top of the hill where you will see signage instructing you to U-turn
    • If a line forms, please stay in your vehicle as you wait for your turn
  • Mr. Brown needs to ask questions about the instruments/materials being turned in, so please have the student exit the vehicle to facilitate the return
    • Anyone exiting their vehicle MUST wear a face covering
  • The person returning the instruments/materials must do the following:
    • Lift the instrument in its case onto the return table
    • Open the case(s) for Mr. Brown to examine the instruments/supplies
    • Answer Mr. Brown’s question(s) about the instruments/supplies
    • Place all instruments/supplies/materials in their appropriate areas, containers, etc.
  • If something comes up on Monday, June 14th that will prevent you from making it to the instrument/supply return window, please call or text message Mr. Brown at (619) 839-9490
    • PLEASE NOTE: The phone number listed above is my Google Voice number, not my personal cell phone number, and I only use it for school functions when absolutely necessary. That phone number will only be active shortly before, during, and shortly after the instrument/supply return window. After the instrument/supply return, calls/texts made to that number will not be received. Your best method to contact me is always by email.