Fine Arts Coordinator
Jenny Parry currently serves Del Valle ISD as the Fine Arts Coordinator. Jenny taught visual arts for Del Valle ISD at the elementary level starting in 2003 and then the high school level beginning 2009. She also worked professionally as a visual artist prior to entering arts administration in 2014. As an elementary and high school art teacher in Del Valle ISD, her passion for the students and community led her to create the Del Valle ISD Fine Arts Event in 2014 – an annual district wide fine arts festival for students, parents, and the community. In 2014 Jenny became the first Del Valle ISD Fine Arts administrator.
As the Fine Arts Coordinator, Jenny’s role is supporting curriculum and instruction in all K-12 fine arts strands including band, choir, dance, general music, theatre, and visual arts. She coordinates curriculum alignment, performs campus visits, supports principals and teachers, works to expand and enhance fine arts programs during school and after school, and coordinates all Del Valle ISD fine arts staff development and district-wide events.
Jenny holds a Bachelor of Visual Art Studies from the University of North Texas and a Master of Curriculum and Instruction from Western Governors University. She is an advocate for excellence in fine arts education and is strongly committed to supporting quality fine arts education in Del Valle ISD. Her goal is to enrich the lives of every Del Valle ISD student, parent, and teacher with quality fine arts opportunities and experiences.