Eileen Corigliano serves as the Assistant Head of School at Staten Island Academy. An educator for over 26 years, she continues to coach and teach, she feels it is important to maintain a connection to students and faculty by continuing to teach in the classroom and on the court. Eileen believes she should never ask someone to do something she is not willing to do herself. Eileen is currently a PhD candidate, pursuing her Doctoral in Education at Northeastern University.
Additionally, she has a Professional Diploma in Educational Administration and Supervision, a Master of Science in Elementary Education with a concentration in Reading, and a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Speech Communication from St. John’s University. Eileen was awarded the National Association of Independent Schools Fellow and elected to be on various school evaluation teams for the New York State Association of Independent Schools.
Educating the “whole child” is the foundation of her educational philosophy. She believes that schools should offer a variety of core academic programs in addition to athletics, arts, technology and community-based service opportunities while fostering intellectual, creative, social and physical development, all in a safe and nurturing environment.