Columbine Music Teachers Association (CMTA) is an educational non-profit organization for music teachers in the southwest suburban Denver area, including the communities of Littleton, Lakewood and Highlands Ranch.
Founded in 1990, the purpose of CMTA is to further the art of music and to promote the growth and professional development of its members by providing programs that encourage and support teaching, performance, composition, and research.
CMTA is a local chapter of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) and is also affiliated with the Colorado State Music Teachers Association (CSMTA). Awarded Location Association of the Year by CSMTA in 2011 and again in 2016.
Local Association of the Year 1997-1998 2009-2010 2015-2016 2020-2021
Teacher of the Year Carol DuBe -- 2017 Devika DeMel -- 2021