Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Deborah Woodall Routledge
Mrs. Woodall Routledge has been teaching band for 28 years. She has taught in Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Kansas and has been teaching at SWMS since the school opened in 1995. She was named the Northeast Kansas Music Educator's Middle School Band teacher of the year in 2013-14, Lawrence Teacher of the Month in 2016, and is this year's recipient of the Educator Impact Award given by the Lied Center of Kansas. Under her direction, the band has won numerous awards and performed at the 2000 Kansas Music Educators Conference. Mrs. Woodall Routledge co-teaches 6th and 7th grade band with Mrs. Marcie Walzel. Mrs. Woodall Routledge also coaches Girl's tennis in the fall and Boy's tennis in the Spring.
Important Band Information- This is our band handbook, everything you need to know about concert dates, what to wear to the concert, dates of events and so forth.
Link to the Lawrence Youth Symphony