Shawn Parkhurst

  • MACS Physical Education Teacher

    Graduated from Mexico Academy in 2009, received a Bachelor's & Masters from Canisius College in Buffalo, NY. Currently enrolled at SUNY Oswego working on a Certificate of Advanced Study in Educational Leadership for SBL and SDL certificates. 

    Mr. Parkhurst teaches high school PE classes, Lifeguard Training PE elective, Outdoor Education, Nutrition & Fitness, and Aquatics for grades 2-6. 

    Mr. Parkhurst is the Head Coach of the Modified Girls Swimming & Diving program and the assistant coach for the Modified Boys swimming and diving team. He coaches the Special Olympics Unified Basketball team in the spring and also serves as an assistant coach for the SUNY Oswego swimming and diving team.

    Degrees & Certifications: B.S. K-12 Health & Physical Education, M.S. Sports Administration, Certified Pool Operator, Water Safety Instructor, Lifeguard Instructor.

    Awards: Section III Coach of the Year- Boys Swimming (2017, 2018, 2019, 2021, 2022), Section III Coach of the Year- Girls Swimming (2020, 2021), NYS AHPERD Aquatics Teacher of the Year- 2019, Proud to be MACS recipient. 

Shawn Parkhurst