Amy Hanenburg

Primary Music Teacher


Amy Hanenburg is the Primary School Music Teacher. She grew up in Minnesota and married her high school sweetheart, Travis, who also teaches at CCS. She graduated from Dordt College in 1995 with a degree incElementary Education and a minor in music. She taught in Opelousas, Louisiana, and Houston, Texas, for three years before coming to CCS in 1998. After teaching fifth grade for one year, she spent 22 years homeschooling and raising her four children. She rejoined CCS in 2021 as the part-time music teacher. 

During her “time off,” Amy held the position of music teacher and administrator at Grace Classical Academy, a homeschool co-op, for sixteen years. She also enjoyed musical pursuits in the Cherokee Chorale, American Patriot Winds, piano, organ, trumpet, giving piano lessons, and leading the praise team at church. In her spare time, she is a volleyball/soccer mom and enjoys digital scrapbooking, reading, singing, and playing piano.  


  • Dordt College - degree in Elementary Education and a minor in music