North Shore Senior High School choir classes
Enrique Collazo is in his thirty-fifth year of teaching, all in Galena Park ISD. He is a two-year member of the Texas All-State Choir (1980 & 1981) Jefferson High School, San Antonio, under the direction of Irma Taute, He attended Texas State University where he was a member of the Chorale under the direction of Dr. Kenneth Fulton. He attended Sam Houston State University where he earned his Koday Certification level 1 & 2 under Dr. Alan Strong. Mr. Collazo taught four years at Jacinto City Elementary School where his JCE Honor Choir performed at the 1991 TMEA Convention. Mr. Collazo was named Teacher Of The Year for Jacinto City Elementary School in 1991. He then taught nine years at North Shore Middle School building one of the largest middle school programs in Texas. For the past 21 years Mr. Collazo has been the lead choral director at North Shore Senior HS. The Varsity Chorale Men performed at the 2019 Texas Music Educator’s Association Convention and Clinic under his direction. Mr. Collazo is a member of TCDA, TMAA and TMEA and served as Region 33 Vocal Division Vice Chair 2017-2018 and Vocal Division Chair 2019-2020. His groups have consistently earned sweepstakes trophies at the Choir UIL Concert and Sight-Reading Contest. His Men's group was named Grand Champion at the Festival Di Voce Competition at HBU in 2018. His Varsity Chorale has performed for the Texas Superintendents Association in Dallas and with the Houston Symphony's Christmas Family Concert Series.