The Hoover instrumental Music (HIM), one of the most successful and visible programs at Herbert Hoover High School, offers many learning opportunities to enrolled students. HIM's mission is to:
- Create a premier ensemble through student achievement and excellence.
- Develop in its members, the skills and moral character that will help them be successful in their future careers.
- Enhance the reputation of the Hoover Instrumental Music Program throughout Glendale, California, the United States and abroad through the positive qualities and demeanor of our members.
- Support Herbert Hoover High School and increase community spirit.