Nineteen teams from East Meadow High School and W.T. Clarke High School
were honored by the New York State Public High School Athletic
Association as Scholar-Athlete teams. To receive Scholar-Athlete
recognition, the team’s average GPA for 75% of the roster must be
greater than or equal to 90%.
Nine varsity teams from East Meadow High School were recognized as
Scholar-Athlete teams. They were: boys cross-country, boys golf, boys
volleyball, field hockey, girls cross-country, girls soccer, girls
tennis, girls volleyball and girls swim.
Ten varsity teams from W.T. Clarke High School were recognized. They
were: cheerleading, boys cross-country, girls cross-country, field
hockey, football, boys golf, girls soccer, girls tennis, boys volleyball
and girls volleyball.
“We are very proud of our teams for being honored as Scholar-Athletes,”
said Kristi Detor, director of physical education, health and athletics
for the district. “This recognition exhibits their commitment to hard
work on and off the field.”