Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Sue Jordahl
Sue Jordahl has been a music teacher with the West Fargo School system since the Fall of 1985. Elementary music and Elementary Band occupied her time until moving to the High School in the Fall of 1997. Sue earned her Bachelor and Master’s degrees from North Dakota State University.
At WFHS Sue has directed the 9th Grade Band and Choirs as well as Jazz Band and Percussion Ensemble. She is the Co-Advisor for the National Honor Society and Co-Chair for the NCA School Improvement Plan. She also assists with the WFHS Musical.
During her years at West Fargo she was a strong promoter for starting the string program, which became a reality in 1997. Sue was also the WFHS Teacher of the Year in 2005-06 and the Chamber Teacher of the month in March 1999.
In her spare time she plays organ/keyboard at her church, teaches piano lessons, is a member of “Viva Marimba,” based out of Concordia College and plays percussion in the Lake Agassiz Community Band. In the summer she is a member of the Mainstage Musical Pit Orchestra at Trollwood Performing Arts School in Fargo. Sue is a member of the music groups MENC, NDNBA, ACDA and SAI as well as on the State Music Committee of DKG.