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8th Grade Orientation (BOLA/JWLA)
Voice Recognition

Music Department

Welcome to the Music Department page!

New music department page coming soon! 

General Music

Students are taught through a variety of projects such as audio visual and hands-on activities in order to gain musical skills and appreciation for various types of music. All instruction is in alignment with the Illinois Arts Learning Standards.


In addition to General Music and Band, students in grades 5th  - 8th have the oppourtunity to participate in our All District Choir.


Hazel Crest School District 152 1/2 provides the opportunity for students in grades 4th - 8th to participate in the band program. The focus of the band is to provide basic fundamental musical knowledge and skills using various instruments. Participation in the band program provides students the chance to perform in events such as concerts, fairs, and school assemblies.
Beginner Band
Middle School Band (5th - 8th grade)
Purple Reign Drumline
Jazz Band..... Coming soon! 

Our Students in Action!

Contact Information

If you have any questions or concerns please contact us:
Mrs. Heather Vera,                                                      Mr. Gilbert Sanchez, 
 General Music & Choir Director                                   Director of Bands & Drumline 
Email: [email protected]                                            Email: [email protected]    
Phone:(708) 825-2400                                                  Phone: (708) 825-2400 
Remind 101: @1525choir to 81010                              
**Parents for more information regarding practices, upcoming events, and/or immediate response, please join the choir Remind 101 message lists.**