SCIENCE DEPARTMENT

Welcome to the PHHS Science Department Web Page. PHHS offers students a talented staff with expertise across the content areas in science. A wide breadth of courses reflects that expertise. Links to individual teacher sites are incuded if available.


Below is a listing of science faculty names and phone extensions.
Locate teacher on Staff List for email address.

TEACHER
EXTENSION
Mr. Bongiovanni x3244
Michelle Coolbaugh (Lead Teacher) x2409
Mrs. DeRenzis x3336
Mr. Feltre x3749
Mrs. Fitzgerald x3390
Ms. Frawley X3503
Mrs. Hoppe x3702
Ms. McCluskey x3545
Mr. Meyer X3530
Mrs. Nagel x3590
Mr. Odorico x3592
Mrs. Perry x3618
Ms. Portella x3366
Ms. Sapjeta x3668
Ms. Schock x3673
Ms. Shukla x3604
Ms. Skladany x3688


PHHS Science Department After School Help Times & Locations

TEACHER ROOM TIME
Mr. Bongiovanni D80 BY APPOINTMENT
Mrs. DeRenzis D47 2:16 - 2:35
Mrs. Ellis D45 2:16 - 2:35
Mr. Feltre N12 2:16 - 2:35
Mrs. Fitzerald D72 2:16 - 2:35
Mrs. Hoppe D67 2:16 - 2:35
Mrs. Kopp D38 BY APPOINTMENT
Mrs. McCluskey D51 2:16 - 2:35 WED/THURS
Mrs. O'Connell D14 2:16 - 2:35
Mr. Odorico E05 2:16 - 2:35
Ms. Omegna D38 2:16 - 2:35
Ms. Perry D67 2:16 - 2:35 BY APPOINTMENT
Ms. Portella D45 2:16 - 2:35
Mrs. Salerno D59 2:16 - 2:35
Mrs. Sapjeta N13 2:16 - 2:35
Ms. Shock D28 2:16 - 2:35
Mrs. Speidel N13 WED-FRI 2:16 - 2:35 & BY APPOINTMENT

Below is a listing of recommended course sequences. These serve as a general guide and individual education plans may vary.


9th Grade

10th Grade
11th Grade
12th Grade

Introduction to Science and Technology

Biological Science

Conceptual
Chemistry


Environmental Science

Natural Science

Biology

Chemistry

Physics

Honors Biology
Honors Chemistry

Honors Physics

AP Chemistry

Current Issues in Science

Astronomy

Bio 2

Honors Anatomy and Physiology

AP Biology

AP Physics

Current Issues in Science

Astronomy

Bio 2

The Science Department offers a wide range of excellent courses with a rigorous curriculum.  Here are our AP exam results for the 2008 and 2009 years.

AP Results for the year 2008


Chemistry
Grade 5 - 13
Grade 4 - 3
Grade 3 - 4
Grade 2 - none
Grade 1 - none

Total for Section: 20
Section Average: 4.450


Physics C
Electricity and Magnetism 
Grade 5 - 4
Grade 4 - 5
Grade 3 - 1
Grade 2 - 4
Grade 1 - none

Total for Section: 14
Section Average: 3.643


Physics C
Mechanics
Grade 5 - 7
Grade 4 - 3
Grade 3 - 3
Grade 2 - 1
Grade 1 - none

Total for Section: 14
Section Average: 4.143

AP Results for the year 2009


Chemistry
Grade 5 - 8
Grade 4 - 4
Grade 3 - 6
Grade 2 - 1
Grade 1 - none

Total for Section: 19
Section Average: 4.0


Physics C
Electricity and Magnetism 
Grade 5 - 5
Grade 4 - 6
Grade 3 - 1
Grade 2 - none
Grade 1 - none

Total for Section: 12
Section Average: 4.333


Physics C
Mechanics
Grade 5 - 2
Grade 4 - 6
Grade 3 - 5
Grade 2 - none
Grade 1 - none

Total for Section: 13
Section Average: 3.769

2009 is the first year of our AP Biology program.  The AP exam results are:

Biology
Grade 5 - 9
Grade 4 - 9
Grade 3 - 3
Grade 2 - 2
Grade 1 - none

Total for section: 23
Section Average: 4.087





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