Mr. Thom's Home Page
Phone: 724-254-4312 ext. 4112
Email: [email protected]
Keys to Success
Attendance - being in school is the first step to doing well in any class.
Attention - paying attention helps you better understand the lesson.
Application - applying one's self leads to greater learning and achievement.
Attitude - your attitude can determine the outcome of any task...even before you begin.
About Mr. Thom
I earned a B.S. in Animal Science from Penn State in 1995, followed by a B.S. Ed. in Biology from IUP in 1997. I went on to earn my Masters in Biology in 1999 while conducting research on freshwater hydrozoans ("jellyfish") at IUP. I began working at Purchase Line in the fall of 1999 and have more than 20 years teaching experience. I am certified in Biology, Earth & Space Science, General Science, and Middle School Mathematics. I currently teach Biology, Advanced Biology, and Anatomy & Physiology.