About Teacher

Dr. Jan Garverick

Phone: 210-356-7672


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors, Masters, Ph. D. Music and English Certificate Supervisor's Certificate Mid-management/Administration Certificate

Dr. Jan Garverick

Jan Garverick is the Director of Orchestras at MacArthur High School in the North East Independent School District in San Antonio.  She has earned degrees in English and music, as well as a Ph. D. in Fine Arts, major in Music Education (Texas Tech University).  She has taught strings from kindergarten through university levels.  For the past twenty-five summers, she has taught at the Texas Tech Orchestra Camp. In 2006, Jan received the American String Teachers Association National Elizabeth A. H. Green Award given annually to one school orchestra educator in the nation who demonstrates a current and distinguished career in a school orchestral setting. This year (2016) was named Texas Orchestra Director of the Year for 2016, by the Texas Orchestra Directors’ Association.  Jan Garverick is dedicated to the enrichment of life through music and to life-long learning.    

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Class Schedule

  • 1st period (8:55-9:45) Freshman Orchestra
    2nd period (9:50-10:45) Junior Varsity Orchestra
    3rd period (10:50-11:40) MacArthur Symphony 
    4th period (11:45-12:35) Junior Varsity Orchestra
    5th period (12:40-1:30) Lunch and Duty
    6th period ( 1:35-2:25) Freshman Orchestra
    7th period (2:30-3:20) Freshman Orchestra
    8th period  (3:25-4:15) Conference