Meet the Teacher
Phone: 910-897-8353 ext. 118
Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Music in Music Education (Certified K-12) Radford University Master of Arts in Choral Conducting Radford University
Mrs. Laura Minick grew up in a small town in the southwestern part of Virginia named Castlewood. She attended Radford University in Radford, Virgina. Mrs. Minick completed her Bachelor of Music Degree in Music Eductation (certified K-12), and earned her Graduate Degree serving as a Graduate Assistant from Radford University as well. That degree is a Masters of Arts Degree in Choral Conducting. After teaching high school chorus and also elementary general music in Virgina, she moved to North Carolina, where she taught in Wake County. She also teaches private piano and voice lessons to students of all ages.
While in Virgina, Mrs. Minick met and married her husband, Matt. They have one daughter, Emily, who is earning her degree in Dance Education at UNC Greensboro.
Mrs. Minick loves all kinds of music, curling up with a good book, traveling, playing with her German Shepherd, Ammo, and the cat, Bono, and going for walks. She also enjoys watching HGTV, The Food Network, all things Disney, and of course, The Hallmark Channel!
She is very excited to have the opportunity to teach and share her love of music to students at Coats Elementary School. Go Yellow Jackets!!