Average 3.9 based on 34 teacher ratings
Mrs. Selby is a Music teacher at Sinclair Secondary School located in Whitby, Ontario. When comparing Mrs. Selby's ratings to other teachers in the province of Ontario, Mrs. Selby's ratings are below the average of 4.37 stars. Additionally, the average teacher rating at Sinclair Secondary School is 4.24 stars.
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Best teacher ever

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She is a great music teacher but has extremely difficult teaching methods. She hands you hard music and expects you to play them perfectly. I didn't have a very good musical experience with her.

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sometime she can be nice and sometimes she can be downright mean, like the time someone with good intentions put her computer in standby and she freaked out :/.

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I love her and all, she's a great teacher and shes passionate about what she does but she can be REALLY rude to you even when you're helping her, because she forces you to, all class... all week...

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To whoever had the most recent comment, maybe you just don't belong in music. Miss Selby is very nice and fair. Take out your poor grade on someone else!

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Used to not like her. But this year i think she stepped it up a bit, still wanders around a lot, i think she does care, she just has some trouble controlling people sometimes

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Selby is so much better than Thorne. I'd rather have an over-the-top teacher than a nutcase any day. Always good for a laugh, and really cares about the sudents. Both teachers do too much theory.

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I had her back at Brock High. Even though I wasn't the best drummer in grade 9 and there was a really amazing drummer in the class she still encouraged me to keep working hard. She always helped me. After she left for sinclair I got a different teacher who only liked pretty, young girls or guys that stroked his ego. I was neither and by grade 12 I hated music class. Thanks for the two great years, Mrs. Selby. You were awesome.

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as the only gr.9 in a gr.10 class it seemed a little intimidating but she made it so easy and fun never once did she make me feel like i shoudnt be in her class it was awesome!

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I guess being her favourite made it a very enjoyable class.

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she's the reason im taking vocal all thru highschool..she made it seem easy but still expected so much

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I dropped music because of her class.

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Not nice. Very mean if your not the best at music. Holds huge grudges over the smallest things.

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GREAT TEACHER!! JUST DONT GET ON HER BAD SIDE AND UR RITE ON THE MONEY. OFEN IN AND OUT OF THE ROOM

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Plays favourites, makes students do random tasks, always leaves the room, but at times can be really fun and comes up with cool ideas for us to do.

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Selbs is an amazing teacher, She made my four years at Sinclair terrific. If is wasn't for her, I would have dropped music

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Its kind of self teaching with her but she's totally awesome none the less.

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Never had a class with her....but she chased me down the hall at music night!!! shes evil.

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She's the biggest be-otch ever. Way to go, destoying my stuff.

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when she's in a good mood, she's nice and interesting. If not, watch out, don't ask questions.

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Best teacher. May go in and out of class but who cares.

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Mrs. Selby is an awesome teacher, especially when we play with the boomwhackers!!

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Likes to play Favorites so watch out! She may not like someone else better tomarrow and not talk to you at all!

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Student teacher taught us more then her. She was never in the room, and the only time she would show up was to yell at people

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this woman is a nut. be prepared to get ignored if you are not her favourite, regardless of your talent.

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My favorite teacher in our school! She believes in me!It's been the best 5 years being in her classes. Specially 3 music classes in one semester! YAY TO SELBS!!

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haha...this is her niece. She's makes a pretty cool aunt though....

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She plays favourites to a great extent. She's always wandering in/out of class

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Awesome

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alright chose of music is ok

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If you were not a great musician she never helped

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I was in band for two years, and Selbs made it great!

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Quite possibly the greatest music teacher EVER.

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Great teacher- really nice, best music teacher we have.

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Sinclair Secondary School is located in Whitby, Ontario with an average teacher rating of 4.24 stars. When comparing Sinclair Secondary School's teachers to other teachers in the province of Ontario, Sinclair Secondary School's teachers are below the average of 4.37 stars. Sinclair Secondary School ranks 1,081 amongst all High Schools in the province of Ontario. Learn More