About Teacher

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. In 2016, Dr. Garverick was named Texas Orchestra Director of the Year for 2016, by the Texas Orchestra Directors’ Association.  At MacArthur, she serves as Department Head for the Performing Arts.  Jan Garverick is dedicated to the enrichment of life through music and to life-long learning.    

  • UIL trophies 2020


Classroom Announcements

Class Schedule

  • Monday - Wednesday - Friday

    Blended Learning Time   8:00 - 9:50

    1st period      10:00 - 11:00    Varsity Orchestra
    2ndA period    Lunch 11:10 - 11:40  Class 11:50 - 1:10  Junior Varsity Orchestra
    3rd period      1:15  2:15         Junior Varsity Orchestra
    4th period      2:25 - 3:25       Conference/Planning Period

    Blended Learning Time  3:30 - 5:25

    Tuesday - Thursday

    Blended Learning Time   8:00 - 9:50

    5th period     10:00 - 11:30     Freshman Orchestra
    6thA period    Lunch 11:35 - 12:15  Class 12:20-1:50   Freshman Orchestra
    7th period     1:55 - 3:25         Freshman Orchestra

    Blended Learning Time  3:30 - 5:25