Social Workers

The Social Workers help students and families make the best use of available opportunities and resources to develop their full potential by providing:

  • Family/student needs assessments
  • Encourage school attendance and parental involvement
  • Home visits
  • Safe, caring and drug-free schools/
    drug-free home promotion
  • Culturally competent services
  • Services for homeless students/families
  •  Individual and group counseling
  • Crisis intervention services
  • Participation in the development of behavioral
    modification plans
  • Provide short/long-term case management services to
    individual students/short-term management for families
  • Referrals to community agencies/coordination of services
    with community agencies
  • Report suspected child abuse/neglect
  • Provide support/training to teachers
  • Assist families with interpretation of
    school policies/procedures
  • Liaison between school/family/community

Laura Bloss
Home School Visitor
District Wide
717-703-1409
lbloss@hbgsd.k12.pa.us

Monica Chisholm
ESL
District-Wide
 
Charles Frushon
Special Education
Elementary Level
717-554-5304
cfrushon@hbgsd.k12.pa.us

Valerie Gates
Teen Parenting
717-703-4339
vgates@hbgsd.k12.pa.us
 
Adrienne Jackson-Nelson
Special Education
High School Level
717-319-1203
ajackson-nelson@hbgsd.k12.pa.us

Saunda James-Goodrum
Displaced Student/Family Assistance
District-Wide
717-554-5209
 
Dawn Reeves
Teen Parenting
717-703-4323
dreeves@hbgsd.k12.pa.us

Vince Rogers
Special Education
Middle Level
717-554-5249
vrogers@hbgsd.k12.pa.us