Education is for improving the lives of others and for
leaving your community and world better than you found it.
~ Marian Wright Edelman
The Texas Panhandle's only private college preparatory school for students in grades 6 through 12
Mrs. Patricia T. Summerhill works in the middle-school math department and is the sixth-grade team leader at Ascension Academy. This year Mrs. Summerhill will be helping to coach our MathCounts team, an assignment she enjoyed during her teaching years in Pennsylvania.
Mrs. Summerhill earned her B.S. degree from Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA and her M.Ed. degree from the American University in Washington, D.C. She brings with her more than 41 years of teaching experience in public schools (Gettysburg Area School District and Chambersburg Area School District) in PA and teaching and administrative experience in independent schools (Wyoming Seminary College Preparatory School) and Ascension Academy in Texas
During her teaching career Mrs. Summerhill was awarded the Outstanding Teacher of the Year award while teaching in the Chambersburg Area School District and the prestigious Maslow Teaching Award during her tenure at Wyoming Seminary.