Director of Athletics & Activities

Phone: 847-755-6770


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Eric P. Wenckowski

Director of Athletics & Activities Eric Wenckowski coordinates the work of the athletic activity directors and monitors budgets for athletics, activities, physical education, driver education, and health. He also serves as the District’s Title IX coordinator and assures compliance. Mr. Wenckowski began his District 211 career in 2002 as a business education teacher at Fremd High School. He served as the school’s dean of students in 2005-2006, before being promoted to 10-month assistant principal in 2006. He was named 12-month assistant principal in 2009, serving two years in that capacity, and was named the District’s director of human resources in 2011. In 2016, Mr. Wenckowski was named director of athletics & activities. Mr. Wenckowski began his teaching career at East and West Lyden High Schools in 1995, and also taught at Oak Park and River Forest High School. Mr. Wenckowski received his bachelor’s degree in human resource management from Northern Illinois University. He earned his master’s degree in education from Roosevelt University, and also completed his type 75 administrative certificate from Roosevelt University. Mr. Wenckowski is recognized as a certified athletic administrator by the National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association.