Penn Manor welcomed 16 new teachers, counselors and psychologists for the 2016-2017 school year during New Teacher Orientation Day, held Tuesday, Aug. 9, at Manor Middle School.
In all, 22 professional staff members were hired for the coming year. Some of the teachers are familiar because they previously served in long-term substitute positions at Penn Manor schools. The new staff include:
Central Manor Elementary
Emily O’Donnell, grade 5; Connie Kinser, kindergarten.
Aliza Heinicke, grade 5.
Melissa Borgoyn, grade 5; Bradley Showalter, grade 4; Teresa Rynier, grade 2; Sophia Pearson, learning support.
Kyra Garling, learning support.
Brian Plumbo, Grade 5; Katelyn Trostle, Grade 3; and Emily Simmons, Grade 1.
Jenna Fisher, physical education; Vita Caruso, learning support/life skills, grades 1-3.
Kevin Kelley, technology education
Jessica Duvall, math learning support; Erika Hartz, English learning support.
Courtney Heiser, math; Lindsay Feger, English; Joshua Barben, social studies; Courtney Blechschmidt, English; Rhoda Marsteller, counselor; Danielle Gentile, psychologist.
To all new staff members, welcome to the Penn Manor family, and best wishes for the 2016-2017 school year!