Central High School Main Office: (970)254-6200
550 Warrior Way  
Grand Junction, CO 81504  
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        The Central High School Music Department is inclusive or all students who have the desire to make

  We are proud of our students and the work they do here at C.H.S.  Our school is on a four period block

  using a split block on first and third block. The school has been on this schedule for the last eighteen years

  and have adapted the schedule to meet the needs of our students and staff.


  The Music Department is comprised of:

  • Band
  • Choir
  • Orchestra
  • Music Theory & Music Appreciation

  The Teachers of the Performing Arts Department:   

  • Mr. Hans Snell             -      Band
  • Mrs. Amber Campell   -      Orchestra
  • Mr. Stan  Scott             -      Choir
  • Ms. Amanda Meltzer    -     Theater & Music Theater


    Colorado West Music Festival Sweepstakes Award    98,99,06,07,08,09,11

     Heritage Music Festival Sweepstakes Award (Colo. Springs) 05,07,08

     Heritage Music Festival Sweepstakes Award (Anaheim)   2006, 2009, 2017,


  Mission Statement of the Music Department

 The Music Department at Central High School provides the opportunity to perform in numerous ensembles at

  varying levels that challenges each student.  Diverse types and styles of music are studied and performed to

  assist in the students' understanding of music.  Through the study of music theory, the students' musicianship

  is continually challenged and refined to gain an enjoyment of music and become a life long musician and

  appreciator of music.

  Mission Statement of Central High School

 Through rigor, relevance and relationships, we strive for academic excellence and following the "Way of the Warrior."

  Way of the Warrior :   R.E. D.

  "R" - Respect,  "E"  - Excellence,  "D" -  Determination

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