Ross Van Boven

University School Associate Professor | K-8 Math Professional Learning Lead | K-12 Coordinator for Gifted Education | Coach: Tennis (Boys)

Contact Information

Phone: 352.392.1554


B.A., Education, University of Florida
M.Ed., Elementary Education, University of Florida
Ed.D., Curriculum and Instruction, University of Florida

Ross Van Boven is the K-12 Exceptional Student Education (ESE) Coordinator. He is passionate about keeping students engaged in learning through student-led discussion, collaboration, and working with families to address student learning needs. He enjoys working to guide students toward understanding how to think deeply, while also building qualities that aid in interpersonal communication. Ross spent the earlier portion of his career at PK Yonge in elementary school, then as middle grades Community Leader, followed by K-5 Curriculum Specialist.

Ross also serves as the Boys Tennis coach.

When he is not at work, Ross loves to exercise, read, and spend time with family.


Coach – Boys Tennis