Degrees and Certifications:
University of Arizona: BM - Music Education and Percussion Performance MM - Music Education Arizona State University: Kodaly - Level I Orff - Level I
Mr. John Denton
Hometown: Peoria, AZ (Tucson by association)
Graduated from: Sunrise Mountain High School, 2002
Instrument: Percussion, Electronics, Ukulele, and Voice
Interests: Music Composition, Technology, Animation, Comic Books
Family: My amazing wife Kelly and my beautiful boys Aiden and Emerson.
Other Teaching: Private Percussion Lessons
State/ District Positions: DVUSD General Music Team-Lead, President Elect for the Arizona Sogiety of General Music
Mission Statement: "Helping students find the connection between the music we make in school and that which they encounter in society."
School Vision: This is my eighth year at Sunset Ridge and I am so pleased with the shape of our performing arts. Great students and amazing staff! We are truly going towards something special at this school. Thank you for being a part of it whether you are a student, parent, or staff member.