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National Technical Honor Society (NTHS)



NTHS Applications for the 2016-2017 School Year will be available in December.  If you  have questions please contact

Mrs. Albert, Mr. Borel, or Mr. Ross. 





Business and Technology Department

Department Goal

The goal of the Business Department is to provide students with a comprehensive learning experience that actively engages and challenges each student to be continuing learners about the economy, technology, business, and the responsibility of the individual as a consumer, a worker, and citizen. The course offerings provide an opportunity for students to acquire a solid foundation for higher education and the world of work.


L to R: Brian Sheridan, Bill Barnum, Kristen Bartholomew, John Billerman, Jim Borel

Congratulations Junior Achievement Titan Competition Winners

Congratulations to the following students who won 1st and 2nd place at the Junior Achievement Titan Competition in Chicago, IL,  April 15, 2016 as well as their business teacher Mr. Jim Borel. 

  • The York White team of Ajay Jain, Jordan Less, Garrett Gilmartin and Megan Boyle won 1st place and each member received a $100 Amazon gift card. 
  • The York Green team of Lance Lukose, Matt Finan and Brennan McGovern finished 2nd at the competition.  2nd place winners each won a $50 gift card. 

Congratulations DECA State competitors!

Congratulations to the following DECA members on their performance at the State DECA meet March 11-12, 2016.

Lance Lukose and Claire Meyer, 4th place in Financial Analysis Team

Tom Manning, top 10 ...more

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Congratulations DECA competitors!

Congratulations to the following DECA winners at the Sectional Competition:

Tommy Blake, 1st place in Personal Finance

Gina Santucci 2nd place in Personal Finance

Claire Meyer and Lance Lukose, 3rd place in Financial Analysis Team

and Chris Irby, Adora Nnam, Tom Manning, Alexa Renfro, Kevin Lipkin and Burke Corcoran for their top ten finishes and qualification for the State DECA meet. 

Great job to all DECA competitors and congratulations to their sponsor Mr. Borel and the York Business Department!


Looking for your teacher?


for a master department schedule


Students in the class of 2016 or 2017 who need to fulfill their computer literacy graduation requirement and wish to proficiency out of the Computer Concepts and Skills class can sign up to take the proficiency exam on FEBRUARY 10, 2016 from 3:30 to 4:30 in room A233. 


To sign up please  CLICK HERE or visit http://bit.ly/CCSTest2016


If you have questions please talk to your counselor. 

Student & Teacher Tech Support



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Division Course Offerings 2016-2017

Contact Us

Division Chair for Technology
and Applied Arts

Wendy Albert
(630) 617-2408
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Business Department Leader
Jim Borel
 (630) 617-2451
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Department Secretary
Karen Hourihan
(630) 617-2416
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Business Teachers

Barnum, William
Computer Science Teacher wbarnum@elmhurst205.org
Bartholomew, Kristen
Business Teacher kbartholomew@elmhurst205.org
Billerman, John
Business Teacher jbillerman@elmhurst205.org
Borel, Jim
Business Department Chair jborel@elmhurst205.org
Sheridan, Brian
Business Teacher, Chess and Deca Club Sponsor bsheridan@elmhurst205.org