Degrees and Certifications:
Deborah Jaquess is beginning her first year as an Associate Theatre Arts Director here at Lewisville HS. She spent the last 16 years, serving Briarhill MS as Theatre Arts Director and Choral Director. Prior to Lewisville ISD she served education as a music teacher in Oklahoma for 5 years.
Deborah received her Bachelor of Music Education degree, with a vocal emphasis, from The University of Oklahoma and an Associates of Science, with a Theatre emphasis, from Florida Community College at Jacksonville.
Deborah was selected by her peers to represent Briarhill MS as Teacher of the Year in 2010, then later that year was found ranked among the Top Five Teachers in LISD. She was also a favored award winner for the My Favorite Teacher contest presented by Barnes and Noble and then received the General Education Teacher of the Year award from The Arc of Denton County in 2012.
Aside from her passion to teach Theatre Arts, Deborah enjoys spending time with her husband Jimmy, and her sons: Alan, TJ, Clark Kent and Josh.... who have blessed her with amazing Daughter-In laws and 12 of the Worlds Greatest Grand Children.