One of Cranbrook Kingswood Upper School’s goals is to encourage students to explore and appreciate their own physical potential and to recognize their responsibility to a team by participation in interscholastic competition.
The athletic program at Cranbrook Kingswood is meant to contribute to this goal by providing a supportive, nurturing, and challenging program of interscholastic athletics and vibrant after-school activity program. Desirable outcomes include the development of skills (both general and sport specific), teamwork, self-discipline, pride, loyalty, tolerance, respect for others, confidence, perseverance, sportsmanship, and citizenship.
Progress in sequential sport skills, physical, mental, and emotional development
Attain a level of fitness necessary for sport
Develop a positive mental attitude and strong sense of self
Develop personal management skills
Develop personal goals and a plan for attaining those goals
Understand rules and concepts relevant to sport
Strive for playing excellence and experience the value of team play
Experience the benefits of teamwork, self-discipline, loyalty, tolerance, and perseverance.
Value good sportsmanship, respect others, and exhibit fair play as a participant
Participate regularly and value the role of physical activity in the maintenance of a healthy lifestyle