Mr. Andrew Vitale
Eastern Connecticut State University, B.S., Mathematics
Concordia University Irvine, M.A., Coaching and Athletics Administration
Athletics & Community Relations Coordinator
8th Geometry; 6th Art of Argument; 7th-8th Physical Education
Mr. Andrew Vitale is the Athletics & Community Relations Coordinator at JH Classical Academy. Mr. Vitale was born and raised in Connecticut, and earned a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Eastern Connecticut State University and a master’s degree in Coaching and Athletics Administration from Concordia University Irvine. He spent the last sixteen years at Marianapolis Preparatory School in teaching and advisory roles, and as the director of athletics.
Mr. Vitale says, “Looking at the school from a parent’s perspective, it has helped me to see that not only is it a great place for my children, but also a community I want to support.” He has coached seasons of boys lacrosse, boys soccer, baseball, softball and girls tennis, and was an Eastern Connecticut soccer referee for twenty-one years.
Mr. Vitale says “I am really excited to be working with the faculty and community in developing an athletic program that allows students to progress in their athletic endeavors.” His specialty is in coaching boys basketball and is a two-time recipient of NEPSAC’s (New England Preparatory School Athletic Conference) basketball coach of the year. He has been coaching for 22 years.
Mr. Vitale enjoys coaching, watching, and playing all kinds of sports, and spending time outside with his family. His wife, Mrs. Monica Vitale, is the Curriculum and Accreditation Coordinator at JHCA.