VJA has one of the best drumlines in the state, if not the best. 2008 and 2007 Class 5A Best Percussion @ ISU, and they stopped the Percussion Caption Award in 2009. VJA always has one of the toughest/clean books. Also @ WGI we're 2nd place in "Scholastic Marching A" in 2011. They have been recognized around the nation, in the WGI circuit, and have been in it for about the last decade.