Kathryn Scherer

Kathryn Scherer

Ed.M., Harvard
BM, Northwestern

Kathryn graduated from Northwestern University with a Bachelor of Music degree in Voice and Opera and Music Education where she also earned the Undergraduate Award for Academic Achievement. After college, she channeled her passion for education into teaching high school chorus, AP Music Theory, piano, and musical theater in Connecticut. In this capacity, she directed the annual musical theater production and conducted three curricular and three extracurricular ensembles. Over 40 of her students were accepted to the All-National Honor Chorus, ACDA All-Eastern Honor Chorus, and the CMEA All-State and Regional Honor Chorus. After teaching in high school, she proceeded to earn a Master’s of Education at the Harvard Graduate School of Education in School Leadership. While at Harvard, she served as an interviewer for the undergraduate admissions office, which helped give her a greater perspective into the admissions process. She thoroughly enjoys supporting students and parents as they navigate the application process from brainstorming essay topics through acceptance to their dream schools!