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Bonnie Scholz is in her 26th year at Pius XI Catholic High School, and currently serves as the Department Chair of Performing Arts, and the Executive Director of both the Pius XI Performing Arts Academy and the Father Robert V. Carney Performing Arts Center.
She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Carroll University and her Master’s Degree in Choral Conducting from the University of Wisconsin. She was awarded the MSOE Excellence in Teaching Award, and has been active as a guest artist and clinician.
Ms. Scholz is a National Board Certified Teacher who has served as President of the Wisconsin National Board Network.
She has served the state of Wisconsin as the Governor’s appointed private school representative to the Committee of Practitioners.
Ms. Scholz is a recipient of the Civic Music Association Certificate of Excellence in Choral Music Education, a recipient of the Herb Kohl foundation Fellowship Award, and the Yakich Foundation Good Shepherd Award.
In addition to choral directing, Ms. Scholz is a professional singer who has appeared with the Milwaukee Symphony Chorus, the Florentine Opera, the Milwaukee Choral Artists, the Sunset Playhouse Musical Mainstage, and Waukesha Civic Theater.