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Dual Credit Offerings with College of DuPage

Technical Drafting/CAD


Principles of Physics Technology

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Note:  Dual Credit is available to grades 10-12,   (Grade 10 with Instructors Approval)  Currently, Dual Credit is not available to grade 9 students who take the class.

National Technical Honor Society

Industrial Technology

Mission Statement

Industrial Technology courses provide an important link between educational theory and hands-on application. The Industrial Technology curriculum allows the student to explore different career opportunities, experience real-life problem solving situations, and realize the connection between the core subject area curriculum and how it can be applied to a variety of careers.


L to R: Mr. Stolz, Mr. Ross, Mr. Calenberg, Mr. Robak

Autos students attend Student Career Expo

Students from the York Automotive program recently attended the I-CAR student career expo. The event which was hosted by the Collision Repair Education Foundation and aimed to expose students to new technology and career opportunities within the collision and repair industry. 


For more information please watch this video (CLICK FOR VIDEO) or contact the program instructor Ron Robak. 

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Congratulations Skills USA Competitors

On Friday December 11th the York Skills USA Automotive and Collision repair students attended a regional Skills USA competition. This competition was held at TCD and involved many schools from the DuPage area. York students placed 1st and 3rd in the collision and refinishing competition. Congratulations competitors!

Congratulations Skills USA National Competitors

YHS Industrial Technology students took 7th in the Principles of Technology competition and 14th in the Tech Drafting CAD competitions held at this years SkillsUSA national leadership conference. 

The 51st annual National Leadership and Skills Conference conference took place in Louisville, KY, on June 22-26, 2015. Over 16,000 students, teachers, and business partners attended this week long convention to showcase and celebrate the skills of Career and Technical Education students across the US. 

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Division Course Offerings 2016-2017

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Division Chair for Technology
and Applied Arts

Wendy Albert
(630) 617-2408
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Industrial Technology 
Department Leader
Ken Ross
(630) 617-2446
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Department Secretary
Karen Hourihan
(630) 617-2416
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Calenberg, Daniel
Industrial Tech Teacher dcalenberg@elmhurst205.org
Robak, Ronald
Industrial Technology Teacher rrobak@elmhurst205.org
Ross, Ken
Industrial Tech. Dept. Leader: SkillsUSA Advisor kross@elmhurst205.org
Stolz III, Joseph
Graphic Communications Teacher jstolz@elmhurst205.org

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