717-225-4731; extension 5089
I have been employed in the district since 2001. I am a graduate of Pennsylvania College of Technology and have been a dental hygienist since 1999. I am also employed in a local dentist's office in York, PA. I possess a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) license to practice dental hygiene. This license is granted by the Pennsylvania State Board of Dentistry. I am certified through the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
A School Dental Hygienist is a dental professional who advocates for children's dental health within the educational setting. My duties include:
Performing the State mandated dental screenings for 1st, 3rd, and 7th grade students
Providing classroom dental health education for K-8th grade
Acting as a liaison to link families with community dental health professionals and resources