The Fine Arts Department of Round Rock ISD is pleased to announce that Marla Valk is joining the team as Dance Coordinator beginning July 2018. Ms. Valk continues in her teaching role part-time at Westwood High School in addtion to joining the fine arts administration department.
Marla Valk has been a dance educator at Westwood High School for 22 years, serving at the director of the Westwood SunDancer Dance Team for 17 years. She is an active member in the dance community, working for dance and drill team companies as an adjudicator, choreographer, presenter and program director. Marla has been a professional development presenter throughout the state of Texas, and has served on the board of Texas Dance Educator’s Association. Her experience includes being a Kilgore College Rangerette, a performer with Third Coast Dance Company, and a teacher at several dance studios in the Austin area. Marla is excited to serve in the role of Dance Coordinator, working for the advancement of dance education in Round Rock ISD.