Mr. Todd Elkei - Department Chair

Phone: 815-588-8419

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Degrees and Certifications:

BA in Education-Chicago State University Masters in Educational Leadership-Olivet Nazarene University

Mr. Todd Elkei - Department Chair

Advanced Fitness/Self-Defense

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you will go


Mr. Christopher Beal

Phone: 815-588-8751

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Degrees and Certifications:

University of Central Lancashire - Sports Management Northeastern Illinois University - Bachelors in Physical Education University of St Francis - Masters in teaching with technology

Mr. Christopher Beal

Physical Education: Team Sports, Adventure Ed 1 and 2

"Education begins the moment we see children as innately wise and capable beings. Only then can we play along in their world"


Ms. Tracy Barham

Phone: 815-588-8445

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education from Trinity Christian College Master’s Degree in Physical Education from Chicago State University

Ms. Tracy Barham

Health/Drivers Ed

"Reach for the moon! Even if you miss, you will land among the stars!"


Ms. Michelle Cannon

Phone: 815-588-8727

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

University of Illinois Bachelors Degree in Kinesiology specializing in Athletic Training University of Illinois Bachelors Degree in Physical Education University of Illinois- Health and English Education Endorsement Chicago State University Masters Degree of Physical Education

Ms. Michelle Cannon

Physical Education

Life isn't about waiting for the rain to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain.

Each new day is an opportunity to improve yourself. TAKE IT and make the most of it.


Ms. Nora Collins

Phone: 815-588-8727

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Illinois State University (2014) for Athletic Training. Elmhurst College (2019) for K-12 Physical Education & Health Teaching. Currently doing my masters at Concordia University Chicago in Applied Exercise Science with an emphasis in Sports Nutrition

Ms. Nora Collins

Freshman Physical Education

"Winners never quit, & quitters never win." -Vince Lombardi


Mr. Joseph Cunnane

Phone: 815-588-8416

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Degrees and Certifications:

Illinois State University BS Ed Chicago State University MS Ed

Mr. Joseph Cunnane

Introduction to Athletic Training and Power Lifting

The Harder You Work the Harder it is to Surrender. -Lombardi


Mr. Cory Dillard

Phone: 815-588-8420

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors from Northern Illinois University in Physical Education and Health Drivers Education from Olivet Nazarene Masters in Educational Leadership from University of St. Francis

Mr. Cory Dillard

Power Lifting and ACES

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us - Ralph Waldo Emerson


Mr. Jason Frieri

Phone: 815-588-8643

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Degrees and Certifications:

Illinois State University-BA Health/PE St. Francis University- MS Educational Technology Concordia University- MA Educational Leadership

Mr. Jason Frieri

Honors Health/Health

Don't let yesterday take up too much of today.

“To keep the body in good health is a duty…otherwise we shall not be able to keep the mind strong and clear.” – Buddha


Mr. Dave Jeglinski

Phone: 815-588-8643

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Degrees and Certifications:

Illinois State University/Bachelors Degree Olivet Nazarene University/Masters Degree

Mr. Dave Jeglinski

Physical Education, Driver Education

“Ability is what you’re capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it” Lou Holtz

“Those who think they have no time for exercise will eventually have to make time for ILLNESS” Edward Stanley


Mr. Joe Kravitz

Phone: 815-588-8752

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's degree from Eastern Illinois University in PE and Health, Masters Degree from St. Francis in Teaching with Technology.

Mr. Joe Kravitz

Sophomore Physical Education, Junior Gym Leaders, Senior Gym Leaders, ACE's PE

 


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Mr. Austin Lindley

Phone: 815-588-8451

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Degrees and Certifications:

Depaul, under grad....Masters, Chicago State

Mr. Austin Lindley

Drivers Education, Sophomore PE

 


Mr. Don McKillip

Phone: 815-588-8749

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Degrees and Certifications:

B.A. Monmouth College M.S. Chicago State University

Mr. Don McKillip

Physical Education/Driver Education

Get them before they get you.

Life ain't always fair


Ms. Sarah Mrozek

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Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Sarah Mrozek

B.S. Kinesiology- University of Illinois, M.S. Physical Education - Chicago State University, M.Ed. Educational Administration - Governors State University


Mr. Rory O'Connell

Phone: 815-588-8736

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Degrees and Certifications:

McKendree University/BS-Physical Education/ Drivers Education University of St Francis/Masters-Administration Type 75

Mr. Rory O'Connell

Physical Education

 


Ms. Krista Peterson

Phone: 815-588-8644

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Degrees and Certifications:

Ms. Krista Peterson

Physical Education

For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Jeremiah 29:11

Best self. Best work.


Mr. George Pohlmann

Phone: 815-588-8417

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Degrees and Certifications:

Benedictine University - BA (PE K-12) Aurora University - Masters in Ed. Ldr

Mr. George Pohlmann

Physical Education

Carpe Diem - Seize the Day

All good things are wild and free


Ms. Celia Pravda

Phone: 815-588-8410

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors in Science-Major Physical Education from Northern Illinois University and Masters in Principal Preparation from Concordia University Chicago

Ms. Celia Pravda

Sophomore PE/Drivers Education, Junior/Senior Team Sports, and Freshman PE

 


Mr. Tom Razo

Phone: 815-588-8729

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Degrees and Certifications:

BS in Physical Education. Masters in Physical Education Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville

Mr. Tom Razo

Physical Education Team Sports

 


Ms. Julie Rolston

Phone: 815-588-8413

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Physical Education with a minor in Health Education from Trinity Christian College. I am currently working on my Master's Degree in Technology from Saint Francis University.

Ms. Julie Rolston

Beginning Dance, Group Fitness, and Net and Racquet Sports

"Our greatest natural resource is in the minds of our children" -Walt Disney

"Whether you think you can or think you can't either way you're right." -Henry Ford


Ms. Stacy Sparlin

Phone: 815-588-8678

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Degrees and Certifications:

Illinois State University, Lewis University, PE, Health, Driver's Ed, School Counseling, School Administration, 500 hour Yoga Certification, Level 4 Whitewater Kayak Certification

Ms. Stacy Sparlin

Freshman PE

"Shoot for the moon even if you miss you'll land among the stars"

"The only thing in life that is constant is change"


Ms. Kathy Valcich

Phone: 815-588-8412

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science Illinois State University Master of Science Chicago State University Master in Educational Administration Governors State University

Ms. Kathy Valcich

Aquatics, Lifeguarding, CPR First Aid, Sophomore PE

One breathe, One step, One day at a time


Mr. Ken Zeimetz

Phone: 815-588-8443

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Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors from Illinois State University

Mr. Ken Zeimetz

Net and Racket Sports, Team Sports, Health

Working hard for something you don't care about is called stress. Working hard for something we love is called Passion.

Fall 7 get up 8


Mr. Josh Zimmerman

Phone: (815)588-8443

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Western Illinois University Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with and Emphasis in Athletic Training Northern Illinois University Master of Science in Education in Physical Education with an Emphasis in Curriculum Development

Mr. Josh Zimmerman

Health Education

“If a problem is fixable, if a situation is such that you can do something about it, then there is no need to worry. If it's not fixable, then there is no help in worrying. There is no benefit in worrying whatsoever.” -Dali Lama