Mission Statement

HARLEM ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT PHILOSOPHY

 

The Harlem Athletic Department seeks to provide a broad opportunity of interscholastic activities for all who will support the Harlem Athletic philosophy, which is to accentuate the development of the whole student and to achieve a personal level of excellence in the areas of fitness, team commitment, and sportsmanship.  Athletics is key to the process of character development, and helps encourage students to lead by example.  This includes but is not limited to personal traits, including honor, compassion, sportsmanship, discipline, leadership, and team cooperation are emphasized.