Claire Ligioso

Department Head

B.A. Mathematics; M.A. Education, focus on Mathematics for Secondary Education


Ms. Ligioso received a Bachelor's degree in mathematics from University of California, Berkeley. She then went on to attend University of Southern California, Rossier School of Education where she received a Master's degree in Education with a focus on Mathematics for Secondary Education.


Ms. Ligioso has worked in education off and on for the past 15 years. She has instructed students of all levels, both in the traditional classroom setting, as well as private tutoring. With a love for mathematics and a desire to make the subject attainable for all, it is Ms. Ligioso's goal to help each student discover their mathematical capabilities and to break through any fear or intimidation they feel about the subject.

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • As an undergrad, took several classes from esteemed mathematician Marina Ratner
  • Has read Pride and Prejudice once per year for the past 18 years
  • Enjoys recipe testing and recipe development