Gerard Madrinan selected as Teacher of the Year!

TOTY PictureCongratulations to Gerard Madrinan from Seminole High School on being named Pinellas County Schools 2024 Teacher of the Year! Mr. Madrinan is a dedicated band director and music teacher.

He first fell in love with Seminole High School’s Marching Band in 4th grade when his older brother was in the band. For the last 33 years, he has been connected to the marching band – from watching as a little kid to now serving as the band director. This year, his marching band was selected to perform in the 2025 Rose Parade.
 
Congrats to Mr. Madrinan, the top 10 finalists and all 130 teachers who were nominated as Teacher of the Year at their respective schools. To be acknowledged as one of the best in your profession is a true honor!