Phone: 662-489-5925 ext. 3


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science in Education in Music. Blue Mountain College I graduated Cum Laude from BMC. I was a member of Kappa Kappa Iota Honor Society, Cap and Gown Honor Society, and Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society. Certifications in Music Instrumental (K-12) Music Education Vocal (K-12)

Mrs. Brandi Rakestraw

 Hi! I am Mrs. Rakestraw and this is my second year to teach music at SPE. I am married to Thomas Rakestraw. 










  • Musical Events 

    2017-2018 School Year



    4th Grade Link Up Symphony Trip 

    Date: Friday, February 23th, 2018

    Time: 11:00 a.m. 

    Place: Tupelo Civic Auditorium 

    Theme: The Orchestra Swings 


    The Carniege Link Up Program is a partnership between The North Mississippi Symphony Orchestra and North Mississippi Schools, Carniege Hall's Weil Music Institute, and the Missississippi Arts Commission. 


    Our students receive FREE music workbooks from Carniege Hall's Weil Music Institute.