Mrs. Sumrell, Meredith

Phone: 919-499-4497 ext. 830


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Arts in English The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Master of Arts in Teaching The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Mrs. Sumrell, Meredith

Grade/Content: 8th Grade ELA

About Me: Hello! Welcome to my page. My name is Meredith Sumrell and this is my second year at Western Harnett Middle School.

Extracurriculars: I co-lead the school's "Miles and Smiles" club. We meet after school on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays to engage in physical activity and build relationships. The club is open to all grade levels.

Contact: Please feel free to reach out to me with questions, comments, or concerns! I am most easily reached by email, however, do not hesistate to leave a voicemail for me at the school. I will return your call as soon as possible. I am also happy to arrange an in-person meeting, if desired. Please email me to arrange an appointment. 

  • “Teaching, if it is to be done well, must be built on vision and commitment; learning, if it is to be meaningful, depends on imagination, risk taking, intention, and invention.” - William Ayers                           

  • "I also read tons of books so I can figure out what's true and what's fake, which isn't always easy. Books are like truth serum-- if you don't read, you can't figure out what's real." - Rodman Philbrick