Welcome to the Salcha Elementary Music and Physical Education Departments
Degrees and Certifications:
Courtney Miklos was born and raised in Norfolk, VA. She began playing trumpet in 6th grade and added oboe in high school. After graduating from Maury High School in 1997, she attended Brevard College in North Carolina where she earned her BA in Music in 2001. From there she moved to University of Alaska Fairbanks, in 2002, and earned her Masters degree in Music Theory and Composition in 2005 and her BM in Music Education in 2006. Ms. Miklos worked as a substitute teacher in the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District until taking the Music/PE teacher position at Salcha Elementary in 2014. She also teaches 3rd and 6th grade math.
While teaching at Salcha, Ms. Miklos is also an active performer in the Fairbanks music community in many ensembles and enjoys running, curling, and other outdoor activities in her free time.