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Alli Little

Planning for the day Robert Hofer completes some tasks for his classes. Hofer has been a resident of Altoona his entire life.

Robert Hofer

Q: Where did you go to high school and could you describe your high school experience?

A: I went here, and it was fantastic.

Q: How have the first few weeks of school gone for you?

A: Great, smooth.

Q-If you could describe your new classroom in one word what would it be? 

A: Bright.

Q: Could you describe your prior teaching experience?

A: I came from the life skills classrooms to work experience program, and I love the special education department.

Q: What got you interested in the subject you teach and what was your favorite growing up?

A: Just being around the students. English.

Q: What brought you to Altoona to teach? 

A: I lived here all my life.

Q: What inspired you to become a teacher?

A: Past teachers from here.

Q: Why did you choose to teach high school?

A: The maturity.

Q: What would be a suggestion you have to make AAHS better?

A: Nothing at this point.

Q: If you could teach another subject what would it be and why?

A: Phys ed.

Q: What is your go to snack or lunch item to bring with you to school?

A: Grilled cheese.

Q: If you could choose one fast food restaurant to be in the school cafeteria what would it be and what would you order there?

A: Taco bell and tacos.

Q: Who has been the most help to you as you have started this new job?

A: Mr. Dumm.

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