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Director's Message

Our instrumental music program is committed to providing a comprehensive and inclusive musical experience for all students. We have an incredible staff that has real-life, professional experience that we share with kids every day. We are not only giving them tools to succeed in the classroom, but we are also giving them the ultimate tools to succeed in life. With most of us as VP alum, our program has a long tradition of excellence, and we continue to push the boundaries of what is possible in music education.

Our Values

  Here at Villa Park High School, our staff create a safe, rigorous, and exciting learning environment. There is a space and opportunity for EVERY student to succeed. WE are here for EVERY person that walks through the front door.



Our dedicated team of music educators and support staff are committed to providing the best possible musical education for our students. Get to know our team below!

Mr. Jon Johnson

Assistant Director

Ms. Vickie English

Assistant Director,

String Coach

Mr. Juan Gracia

Percussion Coach

Mrs. Amber McBride

Color Guard Instructor

Ms. Stacy Arriaga

Color Guard Instructor

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