About Mrs. Trammell
Phone: (210) 356-5047
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor's degree in Music Education, Texas State University Music Certification K-12
Mrs. Sara Trammell
Sara Trammell graduated with a Bachelors of Music Education, magna cum laude, from Texas State University in 2011. While at Texas State, Trammell recieved numerous scholarships and was named as a member of the school of music "Council of Scholars."
Mrs. Trammell began her teaching career in Austin ISD as the music specialist for Palm Elementary School. She was honored to be named a "Teacher of Promise" of AISD in 2013. While serving in AISD, Trammell was foruntate to recieve funding for her particiption in the Kodaly Certification process. In order to pursue her love of secondary choral music, Mrs. Trammell transitioned to her new position as director of choirs at New Braunfels Middle School in 2014.
Under her leadership, the New Braunfels MS choirs recieved consistent superior ratings at UIL concert and sightreading contest, as well as local festivals. She was honored to take the first Tenor-Bass choir in the school's known history to UIL in 2016, where they recieved a "sweepstakes" trophy. The program under her direction earned consistent "sweepstakes" awards at UIL, had an increasing number of students selected to the TMEA Region 12 Honor Choir each year, numerous "superior" rated solos in contest, and a growing presence of performance and service to the community. Mrs. Trammell was honored to be named the "Teacher of the Year" for New Braunfels MS in 2018. She then continued in the process and was named the "Secondary Teacher of the District" for NBISD.
In 2018, Mrs. Trammell joined Lopez Middle School as their new choir director. During Trammell's time at Lopez all ensembles have earned"sweepstakes" at UIL concert and sightreading contest, superior and outstanding awards at festivals, a record breaking number of members of the All-Region honor choir, numerous division 1 solos at contest, and several members of the TCDA All-State MS/JH Honor Choir each year.
Mrs. Trammell looks forward to serving the community through teaching choral music and sharing a love of singing and music literacy as she begins her sixth year at Lopez. She is excited to lead the over 250 members of the choral program! She is an affiliate with the Texas Choral Director's Association, Texas Music Educator's Association, and the Texas Music Adjudicator's Association.
Mrs. Trammell is married to Richard Trammell, a voice professor at UIW and voice teacher at Reagan High School. They are the proud parents of three beautiful dogs, a havanese named Tucker, a golden retriever mix named Ella, and the newest member of the family, a skye terrior named Todd.
Lopez Choir Schedule 2023-2024
1st period - 8:25am to 9:12am - Beginning Choir
2nd period - 9:16am to 10:03am - Beginning Choir
3rd period - 10:07am to 10:55am - Tenor Bass Choir
4th period - 10:59am to 11:45am - Intermediate Treble Choir
LUNCH - 11:49am to 12:19pm
5th period - 12:23pm - 1:09pm - CONFERENCE
6th period - 1:13pm to 2:00pm - Intermediate Treble Choir
7th period - 2:04pm to 2:50pm - Beginning Choir
8th period - 2:54pm to 3:40pm - Advanced Treble Choir