Directors

Ms. Erin Huston

I am originally from Austin, TX and graduated from Southwest Texas State with a Bachelors of Music in Music Education. I also have a Masters of Education in Educational Leadership from Lamar University.

This is my 23rd year as the head choir director at North Shore Middle School.

I serve as the Fine Arts Department Chair at NSMS and Lead Fine Arts Teacher for GPISD.

I am so excited to make music with our students during the 2022-2023 school year! Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or if you need assistance.

I am a mom of six year old twins and in my spare time I love to cook and share food with my family.


Ms. Chairein Jackson

Ms. Jackson is originally from Austin, Tx. She graduated Cum Laude from Texas State University in 2017 with a Bachelors of Music in Music Studies with All-Level Teacher Certification. Ms. Jackson also has a Masters of Education in Educational Leadership from Lamar University.

She is beginning her sixth year as a Director of the North Shore Middle School Choirs, where her choirs have won the UIL Sweepstakes award. Ms. Jackson recently was a camp coordinator/administrator for the Texas State University Choir Camp for the summer of 2022.

Ms. Jackson is a member of TMEA and TCDA. She enjoys cooking, dancing, and reading. Ms. Jackson can't wait to meet her students and have fun learning music in the home of champions!


Mr. Ja'Lon Douglas

Mr. Douglas is originally from Baytown, Tx. He graduated Cum Laude from the University of Houston with a Bachelor of Music with Electives in All-Level Teacher Certification in 2021.

He will be going into his second year as the Assistant Choir Director at North Shore Middle School. His choirs have received excellent ratings at the UIL Concert and Sightreading.

Mr. Douglas is affiliated with TMEA and TCDA. In his spare time, he enjoys watching reality television, spending time with family and friends, and singing pop and choral songs with his A Capella Group.

Mr. Douglas is super excited to meet his new students for the 2022-2023 school year and can’t wait to make beautiful music and memories with them! :)