Music Teacher, Mr. Scott Lloyd, Wins Award

By Laura Ridge, Principal Combs Middle School

Radio station 99.9 KEZ and Taylor Morrison Homes selected Combs Middle School music teacher, Mr. Scott Lloyd as their Excellence in Education award winner. Mr. Lloyd was nominated by the Allred family who shared “Mr. Lloyd is more than just a teacher. He is a testament to the education field, instilling a love of music and inspiring creativity. Mr. Lloyd is the middle school’s band, orchestra, jazz band and choir teacher. Each year he takes students to a music festival in California. Last year alone his students brought back the “Overall” award, four other awards, and out of the 8 individual musician awards, 4 went to Combs Middle School students. Mr. Lloyd is all in and passionate about what he does. That is “Excellence in Education.” Not to mention, it’s middle school students and that alone is rough!” The Excellence in Education award is committed to recognizing teachers who are making a difference.

Pictured from left to right: Principal Laura Ridge, Teacher Mr. Scott Lloyd, Radio Personality Marty Manning Jr. and Student Autumn Allred