York Community High School

Kirsten Mahoney

About Me


  • Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction, Northern Illinois University
  • M.A. in teaching, DePaul University
  • B.S. in Biology, Benedictine University

Teaching Experience

  • This is my 20th year teaching science at York.
  • Currently, I teach one section of Genetics/Biotechnology and serve as the Science Department Chair




Scientific principles and laws do not lie on the surface of nature. They are hidden, and must be wrested from nature by an active and elaborate technique of inquiry. ~John Dewey


Facts are not science- as the dictionary is not literature. ~Martin H. Fishcer



Contact Information

By Phone: (630) 617-2456

By Email

or at kmahoney@elmhurst205.org


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