Year started at LVHS: 2009
Carlos Mendoza holds a B.A. in Music Education and Percussion Performance from The Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University. Carlos began teaching music in CPS in 2003 and is also a CPS graduate from Curie High School’s performing arts program. Carlos also brings over 30 years of professional performance experience to the classroom as a freelance drummer/percussionist, touring and recording nationally and internationally with many diverse artists and theater productions.