Welcome Back! Hope you had an excellent summer!
Mrs. Hoey-Johnson very excited to begin her 5th year at Meadowland Elementary School. Mrs. Hoey-Johnson has previously taught at Lowes Island Elementary School in Sterling, VA and John W. Tolbert Elementary School in Leesburg, VA.
Mrs. Hoey-Johnson strives for every student to have a meaningful and balanced music education. She as taken course work with clinician Carol Kreuger on developing independent musical skills. Mrs. Hoey-Johnson believes that music is an aural and performance art and accounts for this in her lesson planning. She provides a safe and welcoming learning environment for all students.
Mrs. Hoey-Johnson graduated from Shenandoah Conservatory (BMEd),cum laude, with teaching certifications in vocal, instrumental, and general classroom music K-12.In her free time, Mrs. Hoey-Johnson enjoys playing guitar and ukulele, singing, playing flute, cooking and crafting. Mrs. Hoey-Johnson holds professional membership with the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) and is an active member.
Mrs. Hoey-Johnson also teaches private flute, vocal, and beginning piano lessons, as well as early childhood music classes. Mrs. Hoey-Johnson greatly enjoys participating in community theatre. She is a member of the Sterling Playmakers in Sterling, Virginia. Originally from Shippensburg, PA; she currently resides in Leesburg with her husband and their cat, Molly Jones.
Music happens to be an art form that transcends language.- Herbie Hancock