Degrees and Certifications:
Texas A&M Corpus Christi Bachelor of Music with Honors
Ms. West spent her early childhood in the midwest before moving to Northern New Mexico in middle school. After high school graduation, she attended the University of Northern Colorado and accumulated hours in Recreation and Outdoor Education. Influenced by her oldest daughter's choir appearance at TMEA, she returned to her first love of music and graduated from Texas A&M- Corpus Chrisit in 1996 with a Bachelor of Music. (with Honors).
Ms. West is the consummate educator having taught elementary through high school reflecting her belief in the power of music in an educational setting. She has been with BISD since 2003 sharing music with students at Kendall Elementary, North and South Middle Schools and Boerne High (2009). Under her direction, the Boerne High Choir has consistantly brought home UIL Sweepstakes awards, UIL gold at State Solo & Ensemble and places well in Region and the Texas All State Choirs. You will find Boerne Choir members on the stage, on the field, on the courts and involved in all aspects of campus life.
In addition to her role as Director of Choirs at BHS, she teaches Music Theory and is the Fine Arts Depatment Chair. Ms. West is also a member of the Texas Choral Director's Association, the Texas Music Adjudicator's Association and the Texas Music Educator's Association where she serves as Region 11 Small School Choir Coordinator and has been appointed the Alto Section Leader for the 2019 Texas Small School All State Choir.
Ms. West lives in Boerne with her sweetheart and is the proud mom of three and grandmother to six; loves college football, cheering for the Greyhounds, the outdoors and spending time with her family- no matter where they are!
A Days B Days
1st Period: Musical Theatre 5th Period: Chorale
2nd Period: Treble Choir 6th Period: Chamber Singers
3rd Period: Music Theory 7th Period: Hounds Haven
4th Period: Conference 8th Period: Conference