Cody McPherson has been the K-6 General Music Teacher for Preble Shawnee Local Schools since 2015. He adheres to the Orff-Schulwerk philosophy of music education and has received his Orff Level I from the Eastman School of Music. Cody holds a Bachelor of Music degree from West Virginia University and a Master of Arts in Elementary Teaching degree from the American College of Education. In addition to teaching classroom music to all K-6 students at Preble Shawnee, Cody directs two extracurricular music groups for grades 4-6: the After-School Chorus (open to all students) and the Arrow Ensemble, a select group that performs challenging percussion music on xylophones and conga drums. The latter was chosen as a state Performing Ensemble at the 2018 OMEA Conference. Please contact Mr. McPherson via the email link above if you have any questions about your child's music education at Preble Shawnee.