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Scholar Athlete Teams

New York State Public High School Athletic Association Scholar Athlete Logo

At the end of each sports season, the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) honors teams and individuals that excel in the classroom. A total of 17 varsity teams from the Great Neck Public Schools earned recognition as Scholar Athlete Teams this past fall season, representing 215 student athletes from North High School and South High School.

In order to be designated as a Scholar Athlete Team, 75% of the team roster must maintain a grade point average of 90 or higher. During the fall 2018 season, nine teams from North High and eight teams from South High achieved this honor.

The Scholar Athlete Teams from North High are: Boys Badminton, Boys Cross Country, Girls Cross Country, Field Hockey, Girls Soccer, Girls Swimming and Diving, Girls Tennis, Boys Volleyball, and Girls Volleyball.

The Scholar Athlete Teams from South High are: Boys Badminton, Boys Cross Country, Girls Cross Country, Field Hockey, Girls Soccer, Girls Swimming and Diving, Girls Tennis, and Girls Volleyball.