Physical Education

  • The Oregon High School Physical Education Department has had a long standing history of offering a variety of exciting movement opportunities for its students to achieve fitness for life learning. Once having successfully passed Fitness Foundations 9 (the core of the program) students are granted several different options in order to complete their 1.5 credits needed for graduation in the state of Wisconsin.

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Phone: (608) 835-5346


Degrees and Certifications:

Caitlin Cox

Joined OHS In:  2016

Teaching Since: 2009-2010, 2013-present in OSD

Currently Teaching: Lifetime Fitness 1 & 2, Recreational Sports 1 & 2 and Adaptive Physical Educaton 

Education: University of Tulsa with a undergraduate degree in Exercise and Sports Science and Education with a minor in Deaf Education. Masters in educational leadership with athletic administration from Edgewood College. 

Phone: (608) 835-4477


Degrees and Certifications:

Mark Diercks

Joined OHS In: 2004

Teaching Since: 2003

Currently Teaching: Strength & Conditioning 1 & 2, Fitness Foundations, Functional Performance Training

Education: BS Kinesiology from UW-Madison, Masters of Education - Professional Development from UW-LaCrosse 

Phone: (608) 835-4314


Degrees and Certifications:

Brian Hookstead

Joined OHS In:  2013

Teaching Since: 2013

Currently Teaching: Health, Fitness Foundations, Adventure Education

Education: Bachelor of Science in Physical Education, Health Education, Athletic Coaching and Adaptive Physical Education from UW-Platteville

Phone: (608) 835-4405


Degrees and Certifications:

Scott Krueger

Joined OHS In: 1998

Teaching Since: 1994

Currently Teaching: Recreational Sports 1 & 2, Racquet Sports, Fitness Foundation

Education: University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Masters from University of Wisconsin-LaCrosse