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Tessa Simmons

Tessa Simmons ’09, M.Ed.
Adjunct Professor of Education

Mrs. Tessa Simmons is currently the Elementary Assistant Principal at Valley Grove Elementary in the Valley Grove School District. VGSD is located in Franklin, PA. Prior to administration, Mrs. Simmons was a teacher in the West Middlesex Area School District. During her time at West Middlesex, she taught Kindergarten, First Grade, Second Grade, Sixth Grade Language Arts, and Keystone Remediation in Algebra. 

Mrs. Simmons received her Bachelor’s degree from Thiel College in 2009, where she majored in Elementary Education. She obtained her Master of Education degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Gannon University (Erie, PA). Mrs. Simmons holds a Principal K-12 Certificate and Supervisory Certificate in Curriculum and Instruction. 

Outside of the educational setting, Mrs. Simmons enjoys spending time with her husband and children. They reside in Mercer County.