Ms. Crider is the Assistant Director for the MHS Marching Band and is in her seventh year of teaching at MMS. She was selected as Teacher of the Year for Model Middle School for the 2015-2016 school year. She is a graduate of Jacksonville State University (AL), where she received her BA and MA in Music Education. Ms. Crider teaches 6th-8th grade band and 7th and 8th grade guitar. She also rehearses the MMS Jazz Band, which is offered as an after school activity that regularly meets once a week to learn about playing jazz. In addition to teaching, Ms. Crider is an active member of the Georgia Music Educators Association and the Music Educators National Conference. She also serves as the Secretary for District VII band division and is on the steering committee for the District as well.

Welcome to the Model Middle School Band Page! Here you will find up-to-date information about what is happening with our band program. Thank you for your continued support!


Brandi Crider

MMS Band Director

School: (706) 290-8150

Twitter: @Brandi_Crider

Class Schedule

8:00-8:50 6th grade Band (woodwinds)

8:50-9:40 6th grade Band (brass)

9:40-10:30 Planning

10:30-11:20 7th grade Band

11:20-11:50 Lunch

11:50-12:40 7th grade Guitar

12:40-1:30 Connections PLC

1:30-2:20 8th grade Band

2:20-3:10 8th grade Guitar