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Carolyn Herrington's Profile

Name:

Carolyn Herrington

Band Director

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Contact Info:

Email:

carolyn.herrington@newtonisd.net

Work Phone:

409 420-6600 ex 2230

About Me

Educational History:

1977 Graduate of D’Iberville High School

2 Year All State Lions Band – 1st Chair

Drum Major

1981 Graduate University of Southern Mississippi

Degrees and Certifications:

National Board Certified Teacher

50 Directors Who Make a Difference “Louisiana”

 

 

Current Position:

Began Teaching in 1982 at DeRidder Elementary (3 years) – continued at DeRidder Junior High (6 years) and 

finished my teaching career after 26 years at DeRidder High School.  I taught all 35 years in the same town.

 

Previous Position:

During my teaching career – I have been very active in the state music educator association.  I have served as state president twice, district director, division chair and am currently heading up the exhibit hall for colleges and vendors at the Louisiana state conference.  Being associated with the best educators in my field has helped me to stay current with teaching methods and motivation in the classroom.  

Family Information:

I am married to my husband, James and have two children; both boys have graduated from college.

I am an avid animal enthusiast – I volunteer at the local Humane Society every week.  

Personal Information:

I feel blessed to be an educator.  To have the opportunity to work  with today’s youth is an opportuity to shape the future of our world.  I love to make a difference through teaching music.  

Carolyn Herrington

Upcoming Events

Flying Start

FLYING START – HIGH SCHOOL GYM

TUESDAY AUGUST 13 – BE IN BAND HALL AT 6:15

DRESS:  PURPLE POLO/ JEANS

 

Contact Carolyn Herrington

School Phone:
409 420-6600 ex 2230