Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Bobbe Jo Butler

Ms. Butler has been a string educator with the Brevard Public Schools for over 22 years and the director of orchestras at both Jefferson Middle School and Merritt Island High School for over 9 years.  She is committed to providing the highest quality orchestral education for all students at all learning levels in a fun and inclusive environment.  Ms. Butler earned her Bachelor's of Music Degree in both Music Education and Performance from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.  In conjunction with teaching, Ms. Butler also performs throughout the state of Florida and is a contract member of the Brevard Symphony Orchestra.

If you have any questions about the Statesmen Orchestra Program, please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Butler via her email

Ms. Butler's School Email