New Hanover County Schools


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New Hanover County Schools Resumes Limited Athletic Activities on July 6

NHCS will resume limited athletic activity for high school student athletes on July 6.  Coaches and athletic trainers will follow the guidance provided by the NCHSAA Reopening Sports/Activities: Summer Guidance document when conducting workouts.  Workouts will focus on fitness and conditioning as allowed by the NCHSAA guidance.  All sessions are optional for student athletes.  Health care precautions include but are not limited to:
Student athlete education session
Daily temperature checks 
Daily wellness checks
Social distancing beyond the regular requirements
Required use of face coverings by coaches
Required use of face coverings by athletes when not engaged in activity
Increased hand hygiene
Specific entrance and exiting processes of fields and gymnasiums
Additional precautions can be found in the NCHSAA Summer Guidance document. Families should contact their school athletic director or visit their school's website next week for information on sports that are planning workout sessions for the week of July 6. For more information, contact NHCS high school athletic directors at the following emails:
Ashley AD -
Hoggard AD -
Laney AD -