Phone: 708-748-0470 ext# 7457


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology K-12 Masters in Educational Leadership & Administration Type 10 Type 75

Mr. Nicholas Ratajczak

Family - My lovely wife Kelley(5th grade teacher of Joliet District #86) of thirteen years, and four wonderful kids; Natalie (26), Caitlin (19), Mia (16), and Nathan (13).

Hobbies -  Traveling, biking, fishing, playing Magic the Gathering and spending time with my family.

Favorite Sports Teams: San Francisco 49ers, Alabama Roll Tide, & Chicago Cubs

Favorite Food: Pizza, Steak, Pierogies, Fish, Chinese Food, & Chocolate

Philosophy - I believe Physical Education is the most important class they will have at O.W. Huth Middle School. My responsibility as a Physical Education teacher are, to show them the principels of F.I.T.T and how to apply it for the rest of their lives.I firmly believe all of my students are special and posses a wide variety of talent and skills.It is my mission to expose my students to a wide variety of activities, as to encourage him, or her, to discover and enhance these skills and academic knowledge of fitness as well as health.