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Grady Athletics to Resume June 15 Under Restrictions

In keeping with guidelines and recommendations from GHSA and APS, Grady Athletics will reopen team workouts on a restricted basis (Phase I: Summer Conditioning) beginning Monday, June 15. Only fall sports sanctioned by the GHSA will be allowed to return at this time and all workouts will be conducted under strict restrictions including types of

Cheerleading Begins Preparation for Tryouts

Coach Lexy Smolko has released a “Grady Cheer Plan of Action” in preparation for the 2020-2021 season. There are no firm tryout plans at this time as we wait on further guidance from Atlanta Public Schools, but the PowerPoint link below includes everything an interested cheerleader (new or returning) will need to begin preparing for

Griffin Hired as Wrestling and Football Coach

The Grady Athletic Department is excited to announce the hiring of Gerren Griffin as Head Varsity Wrestling Coach and Assistant Football Coach. Coach Griffin comes to Grady after working for six years in Clayton County, including last year as Head Football and Wrestling Coach at Forest Park High School. He received his B.S. in Kinesiology

Smolko Hired as Head Cheer Coach

The Grady Athletic Department is excited to announce the hiring of Lexy Smolko as Head Varsity Cheer Coach, effective immediately. Coach Smolko comes to Grady after serving since 2016 as a cheer coach at Allatoona High School, one of the top 20 cheer programs in the state. In addition to leading the cheerleading program at

All-Region Teams Announced for Soccer

The 2020 All-Region Boys and Girls Soccer teams have been announced and a combined total on nine Knights were selected. Although the season was cut short, both the Boys team (2-0) and Girls team (3-0) finished undefeated in Region 6AAAAA competition. Boys Keven Dorcinvil (Forward) – First Team Gavin Duckett (Center Back) – First Team

Update on Summer Activities and Fall Sports

Under normal circumstances we would be talking about spring evaluations, summer workouts, and preparations for Fall sports at this time, but obviously we are far from normal circumstances. As of today (Wednesday May 6), the GHSA is still in discussions regarding plans for summer activities and Fall sports but has not reached any decisions yet,

Spring Sports Officially Cancelled

In an email to Georgia High Schools on Thursday April 2, GHSA Executive Director Robin Hines announced the official cancellation of all activities and sports for the 2019-2020 school year. In addition, he addressed two additional questions that have received a good deal of attention, eligibility extensions and the status of summer activities. On the

GHSA Provides Updates Amid Extended School Closures

As of April 1, there have not been any final decisions made on the status of Georgia High School Athletics going forward, but for the most current thinking from GHSA please click on the link below for a letter from Executive Director Robin Hines. GHSA April 2020 Letter In keeping with the closure of Atlanta

Suspension of Athletic Activities Continues

Atlanta, GA – In keeping with the closure of Atlanta Public Schools and in accordance with the guidance of the Georgia High School Association, all sports activities continue to be postponed due to COVID-19 concerns. All Grady High School Athletics activities are suspended and all of its facilities are closed until further notice. The latest information

Northside Hospital – Hand Washing

How & When You Should Wash Your Hands Germs are everywhere around us. Normally, we live with germs without getting sick, but in certain cases, harmful germs cause us to get sick—or we can spread harmful germs to others and cause them to get sick. Keeping your hands clean is the best way to prevent