Kimberly Rocks
Instructor: Instrumental Music Education, University Supervisor to Instrumental Music Education Students
Music and Dance
College of Arts and Sciences
Courses Taught
Methods and Techniques of Teaching Music in Secondary Schools: Instrumental
SCED 305N: Student Teaching Seminar
Research Interests
Music Education

Master of Music Education, Teaching Artistry, Bowling Green State University

Bachelor of Science, Music Education, Xavier University 


Kimberly Rocks currently serves as the Band Director at Our Lady of Perpetual Help School in Glenview, Illinois. She has eight years of experience as a band director, primarily in Chicago. Kimberly has worked in many settings including public, private and charter schools, teaching marching band, pep band, concert band, guitar, general music, percussion, and piano to students in grades K-12. While teaching in the Noble Network, Kimberly organized an honor band and choir festival to provide students with a high quality clinic and performance opportunity at no cost. Her students have been selected for honor bands and earned Superior ratings at adjudicated events. Her interest in mentoring pre-service music teachers developed while working with clinical and student teachers from Northeastern. Kimberly is passionate about music education, equitable access to music, and culturally responsive teaching.

Office Hours
Main Campus