Mr. Ippolito is ecstatic to be living his dream of teaching at a performing arts high school. It is his passion and desire to inspire, develop, support and instill a love for learning and academic success to a diverse population of students. He believes that every student has the drive to succeed in their major of study with guidance, structure, and support.
Mr. Ippolito is a three-time graduate of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Drama with a concentration in costume, makeup and hair styling; Bachelor of Science degree in Art Education (K-12 certification); and A Masters of Arts in Art Education with a focus in building curriculum. He also brings eleven years of experience working in Higher Education in the realm of Residence Life where he has taught themes of community, self-Identity, organization skills, and how to seek and utilize resources.
Mr. Ippolito looks forward to working with each and every first-year student in making their transition into Charter Arts a positive and transferable experience!