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Visual and Performing Arts

Visual Arts Department Chair
Contact Allison Villars  Allison Villars (925) 687-2030 ex: 8339 Photo Arts 1, 2 and 3
Visual Arts Teachers
Contact Loralie Gohler  Loralie Gohler (925) 687-2030 ex: 8340 Ceramics
Contact Cynthia Pulido  Cynthia Pulido (925) 687-2030 ex: 8358 Art
Performing Arts Department Chair
Contact Martin Lejano  Martin Lejano (925) 687-2030 ex: 3330 Instrumental Music

Martin Lejano is a professional trumpeter, pianist, vocal percussionist, arranger, and music educator in the Bay Area. He studied jazz trumpet performance at UCLA, receiving his Bachelor of Arts in Ethnomusicology. He received his Master of Arts in Education from Alliant International University. 

Performing Arts Teachers
Contact Christian Emigh  Christian Emigh (925) 687-2030 ex: 3380 Choir/Choral Music Director
Contact Tami Kerr  Tami Kerr (925) 687-2030 ex: 8313 English/Drama

Check out this super fun performance by the CHS Jazz Ensemble at the Instrumental Music Festival, February 22

Uptown Funk 

crab feed
Minutemen win big at Campana Music Festival!


3rd place in HS Division B: CHS Jazz Ensemble II

3rd place section in HS Division B: Jazz II Rhythm Section

1st place in HS Division A: CHS Jazz Ensemble I

3rd place section in HS Division A: Jazz I Saxophone Section

8 outstanding soloist awards!

Silverlake Music Camp Scholarship: Jason Chavez


Essential Learning Outcomes

Art I

Art II

ROP Commercial Art

Photo I

Photo II

ROP Adv Photo

Ceramics I

Ceramics II

Adv Ceramics


Stage Band


Jazz Band

Music Technology I

Music Technology II


Concert Choir 

Show Choir

Ladies First

Choir Website