Penn Manor welcomes 18 new professional staff for ’19-20

Penn Manor welcomed 13 new teachers for the 2019-2020 school year during New Teacher Orientation, held Aug. 6 and 7 at Manor Middle School.

In all, 18 new teachers and other professional staff members have been hired for the coming year. The new hires, pending school board approval, include:

Penn Manor High School
Alexis Carson, art teacher; Lauren McFall, learning support/English teacher; Meghan McMurtrie, emotional support teacher; Kierstin McQuate, learning support teacher; Cassandra Waterman, learning support/math teacher; Keila Torres, social worker; and Baron Jones, principal.

Hambright Elementary
Kelly Pruitt, fifth-grade teacher; and Jomaris Rivera, kindergarten teacher.

Central Manor Elementary
Emily Compton, art teacher; and Lorena Glenn, kindergarten teacher.

Marticville Middle School
Laura Bitts, math teacher; and Leesa McAnally, academic support teacher.

Pequea Elementary
Krista Eby, grade four teacher; Eric Sarra, sixth-grade teacher; and Kimberly Stively, learning support teacher.

Districtwide
Steve Kramer, athletic director; and Rachel Bixler, behavioral consultant.

To all new staff members, welcome to the Penn Manor family, and best wishes for the 2019-2020 school year!

  • Group shot of new teachers
    From left, Jomaris Rivera, Kelly Pruitt, Luara Bitts, Eric Sarra, Kierstin McQuate, John Capik, Leesa McAnally, Alexis Carson, Meghan McMurtrie, Lauren McFall, Cassandra Waterman, Lorena Glenn, Emily Compton, Kimberly Stively.