Phone: 970-679-9817


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Mrs. Shawna Lemons

Shawna teaches music to all grade levels at High Plains K8 School; subjects including general music and various band ensembles. In 2013, she graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education, and this is her seventh year teaching at High Plains since opening the school in 2016.  She aims to show students how to make real-world connections with their schooling experience, and she achieves that through her strong relationships with students. Shawna is also our head volleyball coach for middle school female athletes. Go Bison! She has two children, Grayson and Samantha, who LOVE visiting the school when they can. Shawna and her husband Chad are both musicians and enjoy making and listening to music with their friends and family.  Please feel comfortable reaching out when needed via email (, phone (970-679-9817), or our music Instagram (@_hpsmusic). Let's have a great year!