Phone: (610)269-4400, Ext. 7979


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S. Business Administration/Marketing B.S. Secondary Education/Business Computers IT MBA

Ms. Suzanne Hanbicki

Suzanne Hanbicki teaches business and computer science courses at Downingtown High School West and is the 6-12 Business and Computer Science Education Curriculum Leader for the Downingtown Area School District. She is the advisor for the Mock Trial Team and Future Business Leaders of America at West. She is a Research Fellow in the REThink CS @ Drexel, a Research Experiences for Teachers program at Drexel University in Philadelphia.  In 2013, she wrote a computer science module on visualization to increase student understanding and retention of Java sorting algorithms and in 2014, she co-wrote a cross-curricular module on microprocessors in education.   She is currently working on a doctorate in Interdisciplinary Education at Temple University with a research interest in broadening access, motivation and participation in computer science.  She is a member of the Alpha Lambda Sigma honor society and received an Educator 500 Award from the 3E Institute at West Chester University.


Ms. Hanbicki teaches AP Computer Science, AP Computer Science Principles, Introduction to Computer Science / Programming, and Business Law.