Ms. Matthews’s desire as an educator is to help students meet their fullest potential by providing an environment that is safe, supports risk-taking, and invites a sharing of ideas. She graduated in 1998 from Oakwood University, with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology. Ms. Matthew’s Teaching Certification is in Middle Grades Integrated Curriculum. She is entering into her sixteenth year as a Science teacher and proud to be at Somerset Academy South Homestead. Ms. Matthews is very excited to be teaching a subject that she is passionate about and anticipates a great year. Her ultimate goal is to have your child love Science just as much as she loves teaching it. With parent’s help and dedication to their child’s education, this will be a very successful school year.