Degrees and Certifications:
Mr. Matt Baggerly
Mr. Baggerly is the Director of Bands at Bettye Myers Middle School. He is currently in his 11th year of teaching and his 4th at Myers. During his direction of the Myers Wind Ensemble, the ensemble has achieved the UIL Sweepstakes award and other superior ratings in multiple festivals. He has also served as co-director of the Myers Full Orchestra combining the Myers Wind Ensemble and Varsity Orchestra. This ensemble was given a superior rating at the PEAK Music Festival in 2016. Before coming to Denton ISD, he was the coordinator of all musical activities from 4th to 8th grade at Melissa ISD. In Melissa, he directed the middle school's Wind Ensemble receiving consecutive UIL Sweepstakes awards and advancement to the area level of the Texas ATSSB Outstanding Performance Series. He has also served as an associate band director at Apollo Junior High in Richardson ISD, receiving superior ratings and accolades from many judges about students whom he taught.