Mr. Tom Allen

High School Art Teacher & 7th Grade Boys Basketball Coach , Carlisle High
Email metom.allen@carlislecsd.orgMy Name is Thomas Allen and I was Born in Waukegan, Illinois.
I have a Wife, Christine – We have been Married 20 Years.
Two Sons – Anthony and Nicholas
I have an interest in Art, A Variety of Sports and Coaching. I have coached and played Baseball, Basketball, Volleyball and Football.
My first teaching job was on an Indian Reservation in Walthill, Nebraska. I taught k-12 Art in a school that had a total of 300 kids.
This was at the time of the movie Dances with Wolves was out and Many of the Native Americans in the movie were used from this community including the main character Rodney Grant were from the Omaha Tribe located in Walthill.
College(s) attended: BA in Art Education From Iowa State University
MA in Art Education From Iowa State University
Highest Degree Earned: M.A.
Endorsement(s): Coaching
Professional Membership(s): PEI Education Association
Years of Experience: 23
Years at Carlisle: 21
Original Hometown: Waukegan, Illinois – Outside of Chicago
High School Attended: McHenry, Illinois, Ankeny,Iowa & Knoxville, Iowa
Courses Taught
Activities Coached/Sponsored
  • Art (High School)/DMACC ART – Lesson Plans All Art Classes