Degrees and Certifications:
University of Central Arkansas Bachelor of Music Education - 2010 Master of Music Performance - 2012
Ms. Carol Sikes
Ms. Sikes graduated from Southside High School in Fort Smith, AR in 2007 and from the University of Central Arkansas in Conway, AR in 2010 with a Bachelors of Music Education. Her principal instrument is clarinet, and in 2012, she graduated with a Masters of Music Performance from her undergraduate institution. Ms. Sikes began her career as Assistant Band Director in Sallisaw Public Schools. Since then she has been Assistant Band Director at West Monroe High School in West Monroe, Louisiana and at her alma mater, Fort Smith Southside High School. Her responsibilities have included middle school band, beginning woodwind, high school concert and marching band, and directing all aspects of the color guard program. Based primarily at Alma Middle School, Ms. Sikes will direct the 7th grade band, teach beginning clarinet and flute, assist with marching and concert band at the high school, and direct the color guard program. Ms. Sikes has been a baton twirler since childhood and was a feature twirler at the University of Central Arkansas from 2007-2009.