UNIFIED SPORTS

NHIAA Unified Sports program

  • Concept
    • The Unified Sports Team will represent your high school just like any other varsity level sport.
    • Teams will be made up of students with and without intellectual disabilities (50/50).
    • Teams will practice, travel and play together - hopefully resulting in new relationships being formed.
    • Teams will have the opportunity to play for a NHIAA High School Championship.
  • Sports/seasons
    • Fall - Soccer
    • Winter - Basketball
    • Spring - Volleyball and Track & Field
    • All sports listed above will follow the same schedule as the orignial sport. 

 

  • Alignment of Sports: Unified Sports teams shall be aligned in one (1) division as a co-ed sport. With one Champion being recognized in each sport.

    Commitment of a team

    • To practice
    • To play a regular season
    • If successful, participate in the tournament