Name: Jon Pereiro
Level: Head Football Coach - Varsity
Position Group: Offensive Line, Offensive Coordinator
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Jon Pereiro is a native of Orland Park, Illinois and current PHS Social Studies teacher. After his high school playing career at Carl Sandburg High School, Pereiro received a football scholarship to Miami University (Ohio). Pereiro completed his collegiate playing career at Loras College where he was named All-Iowa Intercollegiate Conference for both the 2007 and 2008 seasons.
- After his collegiate years, Pereiro spent two years teaching and coaching football at Cascade High School in Cascade, Iowa. Since moving to Plainfield High School, Pereiro has served as an Assistant Football coach on multiple levels as well as Head Boys Track and Field coach. In his four years as a Wildcat, the Plainfield track team finished 6th in the state meet in 2014 and 4th in 2015 along with 7 Illinois Individual State Champions. Coach Pereiro was nominated as the Illinois Track and Field Coaches Association (ITCCCA) Coach of the Year in 2015. Coach Pereiro also serves as the Assistant Athletic Director and Activities Director at PHS.
- Coach Pereiro was named Head Football Coach at Plainfield Central in 2016.
- Coach Pereiro is married to his wife Megan and they have two sons, Noah and Nathan.
- Loras College – B.A. Education and History
- Concordia University Chicago – M.A. Educational Leadership