Phone: 724-458-8040 x1309
Degrees and Certifications:
Degrees from Christopher Newport University: MA (Teaching) BM (Choral Music Education & Vocal Performance)
Mrs. Helsel is the General Music and Choir Director for grades 6, 7, and 8 here at Grove City Middle School! This is her third year at GCMS and her seventh year of teaching! Prior to coming to Grove City she taught high school choir and elementary general music in Northern Virginia.
Mrs. Helsel has been the guest director for county and district honors choirs in Pennsylvania and North Carolina. She was recognized as a "Teacher of Promise" by the state of Virginia and her choral ensembles have earned "excellent" and "superior" ratings at adjudication. She loves the Grove City community and is enthusiastic about the students and music opportunities that are offered at the middle school level.
She is passionate about faith, family, singing, and coffee. She lives in South Butler with her husband (and piano master) Bryan and their son Colin where they run a local recording studio and entertain their two cats George and Smo.