Patricia Rigby, Ed. DAssistant Superintendent of Secondary Schools

Professional Goal

Dr. Rigby is committed to guiding students and school communities in their journey to sainthood, in this world and the next.

Experience and Skills

  • 33 years of teaching in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia
  • Has worked for Nativity BVM, Archbishop Wood Boys, Saint John Neumann High School, Archbishop Kennedy, Archbishop John Carroll High School
  • Served as department chair in History at Archbishop John Carroll for nine years and as Assistant Principal for Academic Affairs for the past 14 years there


  • BA – Social Science/History, Neumann University
  • MA – History, Villanova University
  • MA – Religious Studies, Saint Charles Seminary
  • Ed. D – Educational Leadership, Saint Joseph’s University

Personal Note

Gardening, walking, and reading are activities that Dr. Rigby says help keep her focused.