Kissel Hill Elementary

Warrior Since: 2014

Dr. Ryan Berardi

(717) 626-3703


Dr. Berardi has proudly served as the Principal of Kissel Hill Elementary since 2014. Previously he has served students in public education since 2006 in the capacity of 2nd grade teacher, 4th grade teacher, 6th grade teacher (middle school setting), and special educator.

Dr. Berardi’s education consists of an Educational Doctorate Degree in Academic Administration from Immaculata University (2015), a Master’s Degree in Teaching, Curriculum, and Leadership from Pennsylvania State University (2010), and dual Bachelor of Science Degrees in Elementary Education and Special Education from Millersville University (2005). He maintains active certifications in the areas of Elementary Education (K-6), Special Education (PK-12), Elementary and Secondary Administration, and holds a Pennsylvania Superintendent’s Letter of Eligibility.

Dr. Berardi resides in Mount Joy, PA with his wife, Melissa and their daughter, Cella.

Shared Values

We believe:

Every child can learn and deserves a quality education that is multi-dimensional, rigorous, relevant, and engaging.

In the importance of fostering a positive physical, social, and emotional well being within all students.

Students benefit most from the shared efforts of the school, home, and community.

In the philosophy of lifelong learning and its importance to future success within the global community.

The treatment of all individuals should be conducted with dignity and respect.


  • Immacululata University
    Doctorate, Academic Administration
  • Pennsylvania State University
    Masters, Teaching and Curriculum & School Leadership
  • Millersville University
    BS, Elementary Education & Special Education