Staff Member: Mrs. Patricia O'Brien
Mrs. Patricia O'Brien
This is my 37th year at St. Rose of Lima: 24 in the classroom, grades 4 through 8 (before they moved grades 7 and 8 to York Catholic). Grades 6-8 were in English/Reading. My 13th year in Library.
I also substituted 6 1/2 years in public school prior to teaching at St. Rose. Worked as Co-Director of the Capital Area Writing Project for teachers K through college for 4 years in 6-week summer sessions and Active Authors for elementary grades. Have taught CCD at our church at Holy Infant. Presently do Adult Education with my husband at Holy Infant which is our parish.
Family: 3 children (son in Boston as a technical director, 2 daughters in the medical field at York and Lancaster)
6 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren
food - lobster and prime rib
drink - orange tea
movie - Anne of Avonlea
color - purple
book - Harry Potter
hobbies - reading and traveling
(sports - none, but my husband is a die-hard Giants fan)