It is the belief of the Yakima School District that athletic competition is one of the great motivating forces for students. The desire to play is fundamental and finds its highest expression in the wholesome and well conceived intramural and athletic programs.
The Yakima School District is committed to the development of physical excellence and the understanding of the value of competition through sports and games. Because interscholastic athletics and the intramural program are integral parts of the total educational structure, objectives and goals for the participation should include:
To obtain these goals and objectives, the Yakima School District is committed to educational leadership of the highest professional standards. Coaches and intramural directors are expected to provide a sound educational environment and present an example of high moral and ethical standards for their students.