The associate director of theatre education for the University of Houston, has been named the district’s new director of fine arts. Dr. deMontmollin will step into the role vacated by David McCullar, who retired in June after more than 40 years in education.
Eddy Russell, director of bands at Ryan High School, has been named the district’s assistant director of fine arts. Mr. Russell will work closely with Dr. Jackie deMontmollin, who was named the district’s fine arts director, in continuing the strong artistic culture of Denton ISD and the communities it serves.
Mary Brown, assistant director of bands at Ryan High School, has been named the new director of bands at Ryan High. Mrs. Brown will be taking over for Eddy Russell, who was recently named the district’s assistant director of fine arts.
Guyer High School Theatre is one of a handful of programs in the Dallas-Fort Worth area to deliver top-notch dramatic performances during the school year to earn multiple nominations at the annual Dallas Summer Musicals High School Musical Theatre Award nominations.
Guyer High School’s theatre program placed fourth in the 6A competition at the University Interscholastic League One-Act Play State Meet, with two students earning individual honors.