String Orchestra  

ACHS Orchestra making beautiful music together

The String Orchestra is the newest addition to the Adolfo Camarillo High School Music Department having begun with the 2016-17 school year. 

December 9, 2019

ACHS musical ensembles will be performing in a pair of concerts for your pleasure at 6:30 p.m., Dec. 11 and 13, at the Rancho Campana Performing Arts Center, 4235 Mar Vista Dr, Camarillo.

Jazz, Mariachi and Vocal Ensemble will perform Wednesday, Dec. 11, and Wind Ensemb...

December 8, 2019

As the Marching Band semester comes to a close, we would like to remind you of the commitment you made and the pledge form you signed on Orientation Day in August.

Your donation to the ACHS Music Boosters makes possible all the staffing, coaches, props, and clinicians,...

December 8, 2019

LA Jazz Society now accepting applications for Bill Green Mentorship Auditions. The application deadline is Jan. 22 and auditions will take place Saturday, Jan. 25. 

Students accepted into this free eight-week program will receive 10 hours of private instruction with a...


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Course Description

The String Orchestra comprises violin, viola, cello and string bass, and satisfies A-G Fine Arts credit, as do all other ensembles offered at ACHS. The String Orchestra is not a Symphony Orchestra, and will only host string instruments at this time. The String Orchestra will perform concerts throughout the year and will explore various styles of music. All students are welcome to join this course from experienced to brand new, wanting to learn a new instrument. The course will be taught by Mr. Cook during 3rd Period in Room
B-4. Students should first go to F-2 (Music Room) to get their equipment, but will then go to B-4 for rehearsal.

Course Details
  • Instructor, Daniel Cook

  • Grades 9-12

  • Full-year course

  • Students receive Fine Arts credit

Google Contact Form

All families with students enrolled in ACHS Music Programs are asked to fill out the Contact Form online to help us keep you informed about schedules, events, fundraisers and volunteer opportunities. 

Performance Attire

Department approved tuxedos and concert dresses are required for formal performances. Band polo shirts and dark black (Docker or school uniform-style, no denim, no leggings) dress pants, mid-calf black socks and black dress shoes are worn for community performances. Sweatshirts may be worn when it is cool. 

Parent information meeting

There is a Parent Meeting, at 6 p.m., May 22, in the ACHS Library for incoming freshmen, students new to the program and their parents. Please see Calendar for additional information. Parent and students are highly encouraged to attend.



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Adolfo Camarillo High School
Music Boosters
PO Box 2366

Camarillo, CA 93011

TIN: #47-0945780

Daniel Cook,
ACHS Music Director

Tel: 805-484-6362

Cameron Guerrero,
ACHS Instrumental Music Teacher

Tel: 805-834-1486

4660 Mission Oaks Blvd,

Camarillo, CA 93012

Tel: 805-484-6362

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