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Refugio Rodriguez, Director of Music Education   

Refugio Rodriguez serves the band, strings and theater programs for Aldine ISD. Mr. Rodriguez has served Aldine for 23 years as a teacher, assistant principal and now as a director of music education.



                                Phone:  281-590-7830

                            Maribel Valliar, Secretary to Refugio Rodriguez,
                                 Phone: 281-590-7830 

Colleen Riddle, Director of Music Education   

Colleen Riddle serves as Director of Music Education for Aldine ISD.  Previously she was program director for elementary performing arts in Aldine ISD.  She is in charge of the elementary music, choir, and dance programs for grades PK - 12.  Ms. Riddle is coordinating director of the Aldine Children's Honor Choir and is the founder and director of the Aldine Children's Orff Ensemble.  She is also the founder and administrator for the Southeast Kodaly Certification Program which is endorsed by OAKE, the Organization of American Kodaly Educators.   

Ms. Riddle is the founder and coordinating director of the Children's Music Festival of Houston in Aldine ISD, which showcases elementary choral and instrumental ensembles in the greater Houston area. Previously she has served as TMEA Elementary Vice-President and Region 19 Elementary Chair.  

She received her bachelors degree from Louisiana State University, and her masters degree and mid-management certificate from Sam Houston State University.  She also holds Kodaly Levels I, II and III certification from Sam Houston State University.

Ms. Riddle is a member of TMEA, Texas Music Administrators Conference, Houston Association of Music Administrators, OAKE, and several other state and national organizations.

Phone:  281-985-6107

                                 Emma Quiroga,Secretary to Colleen Riddle
                                 Phone: 281-590-5830