Degrees and Certifications:
Master of Arts in Band Studies Bachelor of Music with Elective Studies in All-Level Education
Thomas Macias is currently in his seventh year of teaching and his sixth year as a Band Director at Creekside Intermediate in Clear Creek ISD. Prior to Creekside Intermediate, Mr. Macias taught at Deepwater Junior High in Deer Park ISD.
While at Creekside, his bands have earned consistent Superior Ratings at UIL Concert and Sight Reading contests. In 2022, Mr. Macias’ students were selected as a Music Showcase Ensemble at the prestigious Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA) Annual Clinic and Convention - an honor recognizing them as one of the finest in the state.
In 2021-2022, Mr. Macias was selected as the Creekside Intermediate Teacher of the Year.
Mr. Macias is a 2016 Magna Cum Laude Graduate from the University of Houston (Go Coogs!) where he studied Trombone and Music Education. In 2021, he earned his Masters Degree in Band Studies from Sam Houston State University.
During the summers, Mr. Macias enjoys teaching the Guardians Drum and Bugle Corps as the Brass Caption Head and working at several band camps - such as the University of Houston Cougar Band Camp and Texas Low Brass Academy.
Period 1: Beginning Low Brass (Trombone, Euphonium, Tuba)
Period 2: Symphonic Band
Period 3: Beginning French Horn
Period 4: Honors Band
Period 5: Conference
Period 6: Concert Band
Period 7: Beginner Trumpet
Weekly Band Sectional Schedule TBD
Tutorials by Appointment