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Mrs. Lindy Dillehay

Faculty Information
Location(s) Lower School
Department(s) Math
Title(s) LCIII Teacher, LCII Teacher
Other Information

Head of Lower School, LCIII Social Studies ldillehay@sumneracademy.org

Lindy has been teaching at Sumner Academy since the school's beginning. In addition to serving as Lower School Director, she teaches social studies in the third and fourth grades. Lindy earned her B.S. at George Peabody College of Teaching and her M.S. from Vanderbilt University. She received the Sumner Academy Teacher's Award in 1986 and the Hubert Smothers Award for Excellence in Teaching from Tennessee Association of Independent Schools in 2008. Lindy and her husband Terry have two sons, David and Michael, both of whom are Sumner Academy graduates.

Contact Information
School Email
School Phone
615-452-1914   x135
Degree(s) B.S., George Peabody College of Teaching
M.Ed., Vanderbilt University

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We believe in fostering social and personal responsibility.

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