Class of ’22 Senior Spotlight: Summer Howley

Name, city of residence:

Summer Howley, Watsonville

Grade you started at MMS:


 What inspires you?

Listening to music

What is your favorite subject in school, and why?

English, because of teacher Haley Campbell and because writing poetry is fun.

If you had the power to change one thing in the world, what would it be?

I would make it so everyone had wings that we could fly with.

If you could go anywhere, where would you go?

An indoor skydiving chamber, and to fjords in Norway.

Name one big challenge in your life right now:

Moving across to country to go to college on the East Coast is scary.

What is your dream job and why?

To be a Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI )intelligence analyst; it seems like it would be interesting.

What are your three favorite things? 

My cat, my friends and my bear keychains

Favorite Book:

“All Tomorrows” by C.M. Koseman. It’s really interesting.

What do you want to do after high school?

I want to go to college at American University in D.C., and to get a pet snake.

Something that you are proud of – and why:

My collection of bear keychains, because I have a lot of them.

Something that makes you smile:

My bear keychains and being around my friends and my cat.

A favorite MMS memory – and why?

For me, this would be the Big Sur trip our class and Haley Campbell took together; it was really fun and a good bonding experience.

Top three most-played songs on your favorite playlist: 

“You are Loved” by Defiance, Ohio; “Presumably Dead Arm (617 sessions)” by Sidney Gish; and “Twin Size Mattress” by The Front Bottoms