Physical Education/Health/Driver Ed

Department Chair

Lauren DeAngelis
Department Chair
630-617-2427
ldeangelis@elmhurst205.org

Linda Wilkie
Department Secretary
630-617-2403
lwilkie@elmhurst205.org

STAFF

Bellecomo-Young, Nicole

Assistant Athletic Director / Physical Education, Health and Driver Education

Bibel, Mark

Physical Education Teacher mbibel@elmhurst205.org

Constable, John

Physical Education Teacher jconstable@elmhurst205.org

DeAngelis, Lauren

Physical Education, Health, and Driver Education Department Chair

Dobric, Stevan

Student Support Teacher sdobric@elmhurst205.org

Eisen, Meredith

Physical Education


Fijor, Stephen

Physical Education, Health

Fitzgerald, Michael

PE Teacher/Head Football Coach

Gallivan, Elizabeth

Special Education Physical Education Teacher egallivan@elmhurst205.org

Giuliani, D. Mark

Physical Education Teacher dgiuliani@elmhurst205.org

Jensen, Michelle

Physical Education Performing Arts Teacher mjensen@elmhurst205.org

Kalal, David

Physical Education/Head Baseball Coach dkalal@elmhurst205.org

Kasper, Donald

Physical Education Teacher dkasper@elmhurst205.org

Martinelli, MaryKate

Physical Education Teacher mmartinelli@elmhurst205.org

Metcalf, Nicholas

Health/Driver Education/Special Education

Monken, Matthew

Physical Education Teachermmonken@elmhurst205.org

Pinta, Anna

Dance/PE Teacher apinta@elmhurst205.org

Roy, Markus

Physical Education Teacher mroy@elmhurst205.org

Samp, Jenna

Physical Education/Health Teacher

Schroeder, Megan

Physical Education/Health Teacher

 

PE MEDICAL LIMITATION FORM

York Physical Education, Health, and Driver Education Department
Home of the Dukes

 

York High School PE/Health/Driver Education Mission Statement

The mission of York High School’s PE/Health/Driver Education department is to proactively develop physically fit individuals, strengthen minds, and promote positive attitudes towards life-long fitness while shaping individuals to become positive, impactful members of society.

Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.

~John F. Kennedy

WELCOME

COURSE INFORMATION

TOP 10 REASONS WHY YOU NEED PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Reason 1: Regular Physical Activity Helps Prevent Disease
Reason 2: Regular Physical Activity Promotes Lifetime Wellness
Reason 3: Quality Physical Education Can Help Fight Obesity
Reason 4: Quality Physical Education Can Help Promote Lifelong Physical Fitness
Reason 5: Quality Physical Education Provides Unique Opportunities for Activity
Reason 6: Quality Physical Education Teaches Self-Management and Motor Skills
Reason 7: Physical Activity and Physical Education Promote Learning
Reason 8: Regular Physical Activity Participation Makes Economic Sense
Reason 9: Physical Education Is Widely Endorsed
Reason 10: Quality Physical Education Helps to Educate the Total Child

PE COMMON LEARNING TARGETS

Social Learning Targets: ISBE Standards 21, 24

  • I actively engage in Physical Education class or
  • I participate at a high level of activity during Physical Education class
  • I am accepting and respectful of diversity within the class.

Fitness Learning Targets: ISBE Standards 19, 20, 23

  • I can achieve my healthy zone for health related fitness components.
  • I can achieve and maintain my THR zone for a minimum of 20 minutes.
  • I am able to identify the differences between health and skill related fitness components.

 Lifestyle/Life-Long Learning Targets: ISBE Standards 21, 22, 24

  • I can model teamwork, through sportsmanship and fair play, to reinforce interpersonal skills to be implemented in daily life.
  • I understand the importance of lifelong health & physical fitness and the benefits of participation in a variety of activities competitively, recreationally, and within the community.

 Movement/Motor Skills Learning Targets: ISBE Standards 19, 23 

  • I can demonstrate several motor skills and movements patterns needed to perform a variety of physical activities. 
  • I can demonstrate knowledge of all basic rules, safety, & etiquette during physical activities.