From the moment she arrived at William Floyd High School, Cassidy Samuelson (Class of 2020) was viewed by her teachers, coaches and peers as a role model. Described as relentless, Cassidy’s devotion to both her academics and athletics has forged a memorable William Floyd career. She is a scholar-athlete with an 87.5 GPA and multiple accolades in both volleyball and basketball, who has made a tremendous impact during her time at William Floyd.
Our Department provides interscholastic athletic opportunities for male and female students in grades 7 through 12. The athletic program fields 64 teams in 18 different sports. More than 1,000 students participate in the program at the middle and high school levels. Our Athletic Program supports the academic mission of our school district. It is not a diversion but rather an extension of our educational program. Through our Athletic Program students will Learn teamwork, sportsmanship, winning and losing, and hard work. Learn self-discipline, build self-confidence and develop skills to handle competitive situations and Acquire the skills and knowledge to live healthy lifestyles through their continued sports participation. There are three sport seasons (Fall, Winter and Spring) in which student-athletes can compete. Equal opportunities for participation are available for both male and female athletes during each of the seasons.
The William Floyd School District, in partnership with the William Floyd Alumni Association, recently inducted its 13th class of Hall of Fame honorees who were selected for their high school athletic accomplishments at a ceremony held last month in the William Floyd High School library.
William Floyd High School student-athletes recently earned a host of awards for their tremendous efforts and accomplishments this past fall season. Highlighting the list of awards is the fact that every varsity team earned the New York State Public High School Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete Team award!