Artist in Residence
Stephanie Arciere-Ruppert is a band teacher in the New Hyde Park-Garden City Park School District where she teaches elementary school band. Prior to working in the New Hyde Park-Garden City Park District, Stephanie worked in the Farmingdale School District at Howitt Middle School as the Seventh and Eight Grade Band Director.
Mrs. Ruppert holds a Bachelor of Music Education Degree and Flute Performance from the Crane School of Music at SUNY Potsdam, as well as a Master of Music History and Performance Degree from LIU Post.
Mrs. Ruppert maintains a private flute studio and performs with the North Shore Symphony Orchestra. Mrs. Ruppert teachers include Helen Campo - flute player from Broadway's "Wicked", Susan Deaver, Kenneth Andrews, and Kathleen Miller. In addition, Mrs. Ruppert is a proud alumna of the Nassau-Suffolk Concert Band and Wind Symphony.