• Ms. Buchko

    My name is Ms. Buchko and I am your Orchestra Director! Here are a few known facts about me:

    • I grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (Eat N'Park, french fries on sandwiches and salads are the best).
    • I have played the violin since I was four and received full scholarships to college.
    • I bleed blue and white as I attended Penn State University and marched in the Blue Band.
    • I have a Bachelor's Degree in Music Performance and a Master's Degree in Music Education.
    • I have performed weddings and shows as a Castmemeber (violinist) for Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.
    • I have played with the Orlando Philharmonic, National String Symphonia, and Florida Chamber Orchestra.
    • I have taught middle and high school orchestra for over eight years.
    • I enjoy any outisde activity and run almost daily so I can eat chocolate chip cookies.
    • I have water and coffee running through my veins all day.
    • My husband is a band director so we have a lot of music in our house.
    • We have a cat named Barnsley who likes to drink water from the sink and enjoy sitting on our deck.