ATHLETICS:


Charge:

 

Provide athletes with the opportunity to pursue elite athletic instruction, training, and competition in preparation for college athletics, while also ensuring that every NMH student graduates with an understanding of physical health and wellness, and an appreciation for lifetime activities, sportsmanship, and collaboration.

 

Co-chairs:

 

Rebecca Capinera, Assistant Director of Athletics

Stephen Cacciavillano, Science Department

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KEY STATS:

​70% of our varsity coaches have never had performance expectations communicated to them.

50% of faculty believe the athletic program is polarized.

19.6% of the 2016 graduating class is playing in NCAA College Athletics (national avg is 3%).

KEY RECOMMENDATIONS:

Develop a clear athletic philosophy and cohesive athletic culture
Improve athletic facilities
Provide more training and guidance for coaches
Strengthen connection with alumni
Strengthen physical education program to better promote health and wellness for all students
Task Force Mid-Year Report

IN 2020:

Our varsity teams are more competitive, and every NMH student graduates with an understanding of physical health and wellness, and an appreciation for lifetime activities, sportsmanship, and collaboration.


HOW WE'LL GET THERE:

• An athletics mission statement
• Facility renovations
• Collaboration with health services
• Regular coaching evaluations
• Intramural programs
• Shelter on the lower fields