Derry Township School District A Community Cultivating an Extraordinary Learning Environment

Music Department

Hershey Middle School has received the
2015 Support Music Merit Award
 
Music Department
 
Derry Township School District Music Department
 
Each music teacher maintains a webpage containing information applicable to specific courses and programs. 
Click on individual teacher names to access performance dates, performance details, grading policies, curricular descriptions, contact information and other course requirements. 
 
 
Mr. Joseph Farrell - MS Choirs, HS Choirs (Cantabile Mixed Choir, In Voce Women's Choir, After 8 Jazz Choir)
Mr. John Gabriele - Classroom Music Grades 6, 7, and 8
Mr. Jim Janderchick - Elementary Winds/Percussion, 4th Grade Band, 5th Grade Band, Elementary Jazz Band (5th grade)
Mrs. Michelle Kisner - Primary Classroom Music - Grades 1, 2, and 3
Mr. Richard Miller- 6th, 7th, and 8th Grade Bands and Jazz Band, Classroom Music Grade 7, Co-Department Coordinator
Mrs. Tani Miller - Elementary Strings, 4th Grade Orchestra, 5th Grade Orchestra, Chamber Strings (5th grade), Co-Department Coordinator
Mrs. Allison Ometz - Intermediate Classroom Music - Grades 4 and 5,  Elementary Choir
Mr. Jonathan Pinkerton - HS Wind Symphony, Symphonic Band, Marching Band, Jazz Bands, AP Music Theory 
Mr. Gregory Woodbridge - Orchestras/String Instruction 6 – 12
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

BCME 2011

The Derry Township School District Music Program has been distinguished by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) as being one of the "Best 100 Communities in America for Music Education".  This honor has been given to our district in 2003, 2004, 2007, and 2010.  In addition, Hershey Middle School has received the SupportMusic Merit Award in 2013 and 2015.