Queensbury High School was named a School of Excellence by the New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) for the 2017-18 school year. Queensbury was one of 22 schools in Section 2 to earn the honor.
To be named a School of Excellence, 75 percent of a district’s varsity teams must achieve scholar-athlete status. For a team to achieve scholar-athlete status, 75 percent of the roster’s average GPA must be greater than or equal to 90.
During the 2017-18 school year, the following varsity teams earned scholar-athlete status:
Boys Cross Country
Girls Cross Country
Girls Swimming and Diving
Boys Nordic Ski
Girls Nordic Ski
Girls Alpine Ski
Boys Swimming and Diving
Boys Track and Field
Girls Track and Field
“Congratulations to all of our scholar-athletes and scholar-athlete teams,” said Athletic Director Richard Keys. “It takes a great amount of discipline, time management and hard work to achieve this status. Being named a School of Excellence is an honor and testament to the efforts of so many. It is truly something that we are very proud of.”
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