International School for the Arts
Phone: 803 476 3099
Degrees and Certifications:
BFA Winthrop University MAT University of South Carolina National Board Certified Teacher, 2008 MAT plus 30 Coastal Carolina Gifted and Talented certified teacher
Mr. Kevin Pettit
Mr. Pettit has been teaching visual arts and Yearbook at IHS since 2006. Before working here, he taught at Mid Carolina Middle School from 2001-2006. The 2019-2020 school year will be the first year in his career that he has not served as a yearbook advisor. Mr. Pettit has been a National Board Certified teacher since 2008 and renewed his certificate in 2018 and is also a certified Gifted and Talented teacher.
Mr. Pettit received his Masters in Art Education from the University of South Carolina in 2000, his Masters + 30 from Coastal Carolina in 2016, and his Bachelors of Fine Art from Winthrop University in 1991.
Mr. Pettit lives in West Columbia with his wife, three kids and two dogs. In his spare time he works as a landscaper, professional artist and musician. Mr. Pettit has been a semi-professional musician since 1986 and currently plays bass with the Charleston, SC band Don Merckle and the Blacksmiths and with 48 Fables from Columbia, SC.