High Brass Instructor

Katherine Norris is in her sixth year as a Band Director at Henry Middle School. At Henry, Katherine conducts the Symphonic Band and teaches the beginning flute, clarinet, and double reed classes. She also assists with the Concert and Honors Bands. 

Katherine graduated magna cum laude from the University of Houston in May 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in music education. While at the University of Houston, Mrs. Norris was a drum major for the Spirit of Houston Cougar Marching Band. She was also president of the UH chapter of the National Association for Music Education and a member of Kappa Kappa Psi, National Honorary Band Fraternity.

In 2019, Katherine began serving on the brass staff of the Madison Scouts. She is also a part of the Curriculum Faculty for Forward Leadership, a program offered by the Madison Scouts. During summers, she works with different programs as a facilitator for the curriculum.

Katherine has presented at the Wisconsin Music Educators Conference, Midwest International Band and Orchestra Clinic, Texas Music Educators Convention, and works with bands in the Austin area as a clinician.

Katherine’s professional memberships include the Texas Music Educators Association and the Texas Bandmasters Association.