MATTHEWS – Butler High School has named Matthew Dowell as its Teacher of the Year for 2019.
Dowell has directed the band program at Butler since 2016. The program includes concert, jazz, marching and symphonic bands, as well as a wind ensemble.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools is announcing winners at each school daily on Facebook.
The district wrote of Dowell: “His energy and passion for music is much appreciated by his students and has resulted in exceptional musical performances during band competitions and concerts.”