Phone: 847-451-3136


Degrees and Certifications:

B.S., Physical Education, Eastern Illinois University, 1999 M.Ed., Curriculum and Instruction, Olivet Nazarene University, 2008 Health Certified Driver Education Certified

Mr. Brian O'Grady

I started my teaching career in 2000 and I have been teaching at Leyden High School since 2002. I teach Adventure Education which consists of Team Building, Rock Climbing, Pamper Pole, Dangling Duo, High Ropes, Archery, Kayaking, and Snorkeling. I am currently the Head Coach for the Girl's Badminton team, Assistant Coach for the Freshman Football team, and the Intramurals Coordinator at West Leyden. 

I have been married to the best woman in the world since 2004 and have 2 beautiful daughters. I love movies, books, music, sports, and spending time with my family.