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Riley Mitchell named Central High School Director of Bands

 Central High School is proud to announce Ms. Riley Mitchell will be the new Director of Bands. Riley is taking over for Mr. David Warren who will be stepping down from the position at the end of this school year.

Ms. Mitchell is a native of Carrollton and is a 2018 graduate of Central High School. She graduated from the University of West Georgia earning her degree in Music Education in 2022. While at UWG she was principal trumpet in the top wind ensemble and was the recipient of numerous scholarships. Riley has been involved with the Central band as a staff member throughout college and served as the Associate Director of Bands for the last two (2) years.

Ms. Mitchell actively teaches trumpet to local middle and high school students and is excited for her first year as Director of Central High School bands. As the first female to hold the Director of Bands position at Central High School, Riley Mitchell is making history! 

“We are extremely excited to announce Ms. Mitchell as our new Director of Bands at Central High. Ms. Mitchell has proven herself to be a great fit for the Marching Lion Pride. She is passionate and eager to lead our band program. She is committed to providing premier experiences for our students, parents, and our Central community. Go Lions and Go Pride Go,” said Principal Mr. Kelly Edwards.