Colleen O’Hara has recently returned from maternity leave to resume her position as 5th Grade Blue Team English and Social Studies teacher at VFMS, where she has taught for 7 years. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education from West Chester University and a Master’s Degree in Education with a Reading Specialist concentration from Cabrini College. She is married to Casey with two daughters, Molly aged two and six month old Morgan. In an interview with the PTO, Mrs. O’Hara shared the following information:
Pets – No pets!
Hobbies now – Reading; shopping; cooking and playing with my daughters.
Hobbies, sports and interests when you were in Middle School – When I was in middle school, I was involved in Student Council, was on the yearbook committee, and played several sports, including basketball, swimming, softball and field hockey.
Interesting/little known facts or talents – VFMS is the only school I have taught at.
Advice for parents of Middle School children – Encourage your children to get involved in clubs, activities and/or sports at VFMS. Involvement in extra-curricular activities will allow them to develop a stronger connection to their school community and peers.