Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Jackie Bruss
Jackie Bruss is excited to begin her fifth year of teaching in the Ann Arbor School District. She is a New York native, and earned her B.M and M.M. in Music Education at the Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam. She began her music teaching career as the Elementary Band Director in the Union 38 School District in Western Massachusetts. There she taught band and instrumental music lessons to students in grades four through six. After relocating to Ann Arbor last July, she worked as a long-term substitute at Mitchell Elementary School and Scarlett Middle School, teaching band and instrumental music lessons to students in grades five through eight. She looks forward to an exciting year of band at Abbot Elementary School!