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 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. Trammell's first year at Lopez included all ensembles earning "sweepstakes" at UIL concert and sightreading contest, superior and outstanding awards at festivals, 38 members of the All-Region honor choir, numerous division 1 solos at contest, and 7 members of the TCDA All-State MS/JH Honor Choir.
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 second year at Lopez. 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 teacher at Reagan High School. They are the proud parents of two beautiful dogs, a havanese named Tucker and a golden retriever mix named Ella.
2019-2020 Choir Schedule
1st period - Beginning Choir
2nd period - Advanced Treble Choir
3rd period - Intermediate Treble Choir
4th period - Tenor Bass Choir
5th period - Conference
- (regular schedule 12:24pm - 1:10pm)
- (flex schedule 12:12pm - 12:56pm)
6th period - Beginning Choir
7th period - Intermediate Treble Choir
8th period - AIM
As we transition to distance learning, all content and links will be uploaded to your student's Google Classroom. If your student is already enrolled in google classroom, there is no need to re-enroll. You only need to use the codes below if you are not already enrolled. If you have any issues accessing google classroom, please email me (firstname.lastname@example.org) and I can email you the content. We are in this together!
Side note: It is best for students to access Google Classroom through the launchpad. Sometimes when students try to access google classroom from a web browser or the App, their default email address is not their NEISD email address. Our google classroom only works for their NEISD email addresses. If you need assistance with this, please let me know!
Tenor Bass Choir
Intermediate Treble Choir
Advanced Treble Choir
IMPORTANT Communication Sign-Up
ALL students and parents must sign up for their student's choir class remind. We will use this app throughout the year for vital communication regarding our Lopez choral program. Thank you!
Beginning Choir: Text @4cck6gto 81010
Intermediate Treble Choir: Text @g2kdk9to 81010
Advanced Treble Choir: Text @fe4fb6to 81010
Tenor Bass Choir: Text @ba92gbto 81010
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