L.B. Morris School nurse is Mrs. Rhonda Hope. In 1997, Mrs. Hope
started working at the Jim Thorpe Jr. High School as a Health Room
Assistant where she cared for students in 7th and 8th grade. She worked
there for 2 years until transferred to the L.B. Morris School. She was
hired as a Certified School Nurse in 1999. Here at the L.B. Morris she
cares for students in Pre-K through 8th grade.
Mrs. Hope received
her R.N. Diploma from Pottsville Hospital School Of Nursing, a Bachelor
of Science in Nursing from Penn State University, and her Certificate
of School Nursing at Cedar Crest College. She also completed my Master
of Science degree from Wilkes University in Classroom Technology.
Hope is a member of the Carbon County School Nurses Association,
National Education Association, Pennsylvania State Education
Association, Jim Thorpe Education Association and Jim Thorpe PTA. She
also serves on the Jim Thorpe Area School District's Wellness Council.