Winter Academic State Champions Announced
RENTON, Wash. – The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association, Dairy Farmers of Washington, and Les Schwab Tires are proud to announce the Academic State Champions for the 2019-20 winter sports season.
The Scholastic Awards Program recognizes the team with the highest grade point average among all Washington high schools in their enrollment classification.
The Academic State Champions for winter include the following sports: Band, Basketball, Bowling, Cheer, Choir, Dance & Drill, Drama, Forensics, Gymnastics, Orchestra, Boys Swimming and Wrestling.
The winning teams will be presented with a special plaque at the upcoming WIAA, Dairy Farmers of Washington, Les Schwab Tires State Championships. The full list of Academic State Champions can be found here.
Founded in 1905, the WIAA is a membership organization of over 800 middle level and high schools from every corner of the state with the goal of making memories through education-based activities. The WIAA supports and sponsors 23 sports along with five activities that incorporate over 500,000 student participants. The WIAA and its member schools believe in the value of extra-curricular activities have been linked to better standardized test scores, increased school attendance, improved physical and mental health, and a more positive student experience.