Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Music, emphasis Vocal Performance & Pedagogy, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM Master of Music, emphasis Vocal Performance & Pedagogy, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM Post Baccalaureate Teacher Certification, Lubbock Christian University, Lubbock, TX Administration Certification, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX
Mrs. Edie Cooksey
Edie Cooksey has 24 years teaching experience, 17 at JMHS. She is married with 2 teenage children, 2 cats and 2 dogs that actually climb trees, (the dogs not the cats)!
The mission of the Madison High School Choir Department is to create literate music students that grow daily into independent musicians. We offer numerous opportunities for students to create, experience and explore music including outstanding public performances.
Regular Bell Schedule
1st Period (8:55-9:46) Camarata
(non-competitve Treble Choir)
2nd Period (9:52-10:45) Kantorei
(JV Tenor Bass Choir)
3rd Period (10:51-11:40) Melodie
(Competitive Freshman Treble Choir)
4th Period (11:46-12:35) Madison Avenue
(Contemporary A Cappella Mixed Choir)
6th Period (1:36-2:25) Chorale Women
(Varsity Treble Choir)*
7th Period (2:31-3:20) Chorale Men
(Varsity Tenor Bass Choir)*
8th Period (3:26-4:15) Conference
*CHORALE REHEARSAL will be every Tuesday 4:15-5:45 p.m. This is a graded mandatory rehearsal for 6th and 7th period class members.
8-8:35 a.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
4-4:35 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
MADISON LIBRARY Tutoring:
4:15-6 p.m. Daily