The New Jersey State Youth Orchestra is made up of four ensembles.

Preparatory String Orchestra (PSO)-beginners grades 2 and above.
Concert Youth Orchestra (PSO)- Intermediate level grades 5 and above.
Symphonic Youth Orchestra (SYO)- Advanced level grades 9-12 (formerly known as the Senior Youth Orchestra)
Chamber Ensemble- Advanced students by audition.

See Orchestra page for more details.

All students wishing to join the NJSYO must audition.
Auditions are held twice a year in June and September.
See Audition Information page for details.