Phone: 847-451-3178


Degrees and Certifications:

Type 9 Certification Type 75 Certification BA in Physics from Illinois Wesleyan University MA in Curriculum and Instruction from Concordia University Ph.D. in Administration and Supervision from Loyola University Chicago

Dr. Joseph Ruffolo

I have been an educator at Leyden High Schools for more than three decades.  I teach honors and advanced placement physics at the West Campus.  In addition to my teaching duties I am the director of student activities, student council sponsor, and foreign exchange sponsor.


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Honors and Advanced Placement Physics