Profile

  • Ellen McKenzie Ellen McKenzie
    emmckenzie@mcps.k12.mt.us
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    Ellen McKenzie has proudly taught at Hellgate since 2014, and has been directing choirs and teaching since 2002. Prior to teaching at Hellgate, she taught in Frenchtown, Manteca (CA), and Kalispell.

    Mrs. McKenzie earned her Bachelors Degree in Music Education in 2001,  and her Masters Degree in Integrated Arts and Education in 2012, both from the University of Montana. She is National Board Certified in Music/Early Adolescence Through Young Adulthood. Throughout her career, she has been a very active member of her schools and communities. She has taken choirs to Hawaii, San Francisco, Portland, Seattle, and Banff, Alberta.

     When not teaching, Mrs. McKenzie enjoys being a performer, and participates in shows at MCT as her time allows. She loves to run, dance, paddleboard, garden, and mostly to spend time with her husband Peter and her two wild and crazy sons, Ben and Jack.

     

Schedule

  • PERIOD 1st SEMESTER 2nd SEMESTER
    Period 1 Varsity Choir Varsity Choir
    Period 2 Prep Prep
    10-Min Break    
    Period 3 Chamber Choir  Chamber Choir
    Period 4 Men's Choir Men's Choir
    Lunch Chevaliers/All-State/All NW/ Sectional rehearsals Chevaliers/All-State/All NW/ Sectional rehearsals
    Period 5 Women's Choir  Women's Choir
    Period 6 PLC prep PLC prep
    Period 7 Inventory/Maintenance Inventory/Maintenance