Melissa Pyrch

Who is Melissa Pyrch?

Melissa Pyrch is a high school English teacher who motivates her students to dream big.  She encourages them to step into the spotlight because she believes everyone deserves to shine.

As the writer of Beyond The Bell: 12 Lessons for Navigating 
Your Life After High School
, Melissa shares her own coming-of-age stories and what she has learned from her 20+ years of teaching.  Melissa offers truth, guidance, and reassurance for teens; they are not alone.


A Note From Mrs. Pyrch

Melissa Pyrch’s video titled “A Note From Mrs. Pyrch” has been
viewed thousands of times and has been featured
in Somers High School’s monthly newsletter.

Youtube Video