• Director of Student Services

    Joseph Sciullo, Ph.D.

    Joseph Sciullo, Ph.D.

    Contact Information

    Joseph Sciullo, Ph.D.
    Director of Student Services
    Email: jsciullo@northallegheny.org

    Ahlam Weidman
    Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 412-635-4110
    Fax: 412-369-5895
    Email: aweidman@northallegheny.org


    Dr. Sciullo began his career as a Special Education Teacher for the Chesapeake Public Schools in Chesapeake, Virginia. Dr. Sciullo moved into a leadership role in administration as the Special Education Supervisor followed by a position as Assistant Principal for the Chesapeake Public Schools. During this time, he gained additional experience in state reporting requirements, budget preparations, creating and implementing a school-level system for Response to Intervention, and positive behavioral interventions. Dr. Sciullo relocated to Clarion, Pennsylvania, as the Director of Special Education for Riverview Intermediate Unit #6. As the Director of Special Education, Dr. Sciullo served as the conduit between the Bureau of Special Education and various local school districts.

    In 2016, Dr. Sciullo accepted a position as Student Services Director for the Westmoreland Intermediate Unit #7. In this role, Dr. Sciullo was instrumental in leading initiatives related to organizational improvement and strategic planning with key stakeholders. Under Dr. Sciullo’s leadership, the Student Services Division provided services and programs to meet the unique needs of each of the 17 school districts in Westmoreland County.

    Dr. Sciullo received a Bachelor of Science degree in Special Education from Clarion University, a Master of Science and Ph. D. in Education from Old Dominion University, holds a Special Education Supervision certificate from the Pennsylvania State University, and is currently enrolled at California University of Pennsylvania to obtain his Superintendent’s Letter of Eligibility.

    As the Director of Student Services, Dr. Sciullo oversees the Special Education Program, School Psychology Department, School Counseling Department, Student Assistance Program, Health Services, and the GOAL program. Dr. Sciullo works closely with the Superintendents and the Director of Curriculum, Assessment, and Professional Development to facilitate programs and services for elementary and secondary education to benefit all students of the North Allegheny School District.