Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Catherine Lavin

Mrs. Catherine Lavin is a native of North Carolina. She received her Bachelor of Arts in K-12 Music Education with a concentration on vocal performance from Campbell University in 2015. From 2016-2020, Mrs. Lavin served as both the Choir Director & the Theater Director at Four Oaks Middle School, located in Johnston County, NC. During her time at FOMS, the choir performed around the local community and participated in county, district, and state level events. Mrs. Lavin is dedicated to providing as many perfrmance opportunities for her students as possible. Mrs. Lavin is also passionate about musical theater, she directed the student Drama Club at FOMS for four years, successfully producing Annie Jr, Into the Woods Jr, High School Musical Jr, and Mary Poppins Jr, while growing the theater program into a flourishing extra-curricular program of more than 100 student actors. She is looking foraward to establishing a performing Drama Club at SCMS in the near future. Outside of school, Mrs. Lavin works with young musicians as a private vocal coach, and is an active member of the  the National Association for Music Education and the North Carolina Music Educators Association. Mrs. Lavin recently moved to the Swift Creek area of Clayton with her husband, and two small dogs. They are expecting their first child in February 2021. 


Teacher Contact Information:



School Phone Number: 919-262-0750 

Classroom Extension: 6131

Office Extension: 6168

Remind: @SCMSLavin 


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