Welcome to Chorus!
Jamestown Middle School offers the following courses.
All chorus class meet daily!
6th Grade Chorus
7th Grade Chorus
8th Grade Chorus
The Tiger Tones is an advanced auditioned ensemble that meets afterschool. Tigers is open to 7th and 8th graders in the fall. 6th graders may have the option to audition in the spring.
Degrees and Certifications:
B.M. Music Education, Choral M.M. Music Education NBPTS Early Adolescence to Adulthood 2013 Middle School Teacher of the Year, GCS
Mrs. Theresa Kennedy
Theresa Kennedy is the Choral Director at Jamestown Middle School in Jamestown, NC, where she is in her sixteenth year of conducting the middle school choirs in grades 6-8 and the Tiger Tones. Her passion for music education and choral conducting was sparked by her former choral directors. Beyond her love for working with young singers, she has a passion for working with aspiring music educators hosting several interns from local universities. In addition to her teaching position, Theresa has served as the Program Coordinator for the Guilford County Schools’ Summer Arts Institute, a summer program offering arts camps to students in grades 2-10. In 2014, Theresa was awarded Middle School Teacher of the Year in Guilford County. She served as the director of the children’s choir at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church in Greensboro, NC from 2010-2015. Theresa earned both her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Music Education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. She holds National Board Certification in Early Adolescence/Young Adulthood Music. She is an active member of NAfME (National Association for Music Education) having served as the NC Middle School All State Coordinator for several years and most recently as a member-at-large on the Executive Board. Theresa lives in Greensboro with her husband Eric and daughters, Corinne and Claire.