Penn Manor School District welcomed more than 30 new teachers and nurses to its staff this week during induction activities at the high school.
Eleven secondary teachers have joined the staff for the 2014-15 school year, along with 18 elementary teachers and two elementary nurses. The new staffers were hired this summer following the retirement of 29 educators and nurses at the end of the ’13-14 school year.
The new staff members are:
Tyler Barton, English; Jessica Cunningham, learning support; Kyle Bulicz, biology; Christopher Feger, math; Andrew Johnson, music; Kristina Fulton, math; Hanna Crowther, biology; Matthew Rayha, social studies; Meagan Slates, agriculture; and Sarah Stover, math.
Katrina Nesmith, grade 5; Emily Wise, grade 3.
Meridith Eckroat, grade 5; and Alison Witmer, kindergarten.
Richard Bodde, grade six; Jourdan Brill, kindergarten; Jeffrey Heiney, grade 1; and Wendy Lutz-Terry, grade 1
Jennifer Fisher, learning support; and Antonella Kirchner, kindergarten
Elizabeth Binkley, grade 3; Jarred Fitzkee, grade 4; Kara Sangrey, learning support; and Lisa Suydam, grade 5.
Sean Simonds, science
Mary Fellen, grade 4
Elizabeth Raff, grade 6
Debra Beighley, grade 6
Steven Sellers, gifted
Pamela Nichols, school nurse
Bethany Bachman, school nurse
To all new staff members, welcome to the Penn Manor family, and best wishes on your new adventures!