Welcome to the Vicksburg Warren School District Athletics and Activities Page
The Mission of the Vicksburg Warren School District Athletics Department focuses on providing student-athletes with the highest quality in academic, athletic, and social development while achieving competitive success in every program. Our coaches and directors strive to develop and maintain a strong inclusive environment which promotes equity, sportsmanship, compliance, and diversity for every paricipant.
The Vicksburg Warren School District Athletics Department strives to be state and national level programs through all sports competing for state championships, earning recognition as the premier athletic program in the Mississippi High School Activities Associaiton, while renowned for academic excellence and student athlete development by preparing our student athletes to be college and career prepared. Athletics will provide exceptional value and benefit to the mission of VWSD Athletics and community, demonstrate unrivaled pride, and foster relationships within our community.
The following are the critical priorities and values to the VWSD Athletic Department.
Academic Excellence - the Department values competitive athletic and academic experiences that foster self-esteem, a sense of responsibility, an appreciation for life-long learning, and prepare student athletes to meet the academic guidelines set forth by the NCAA Eligibility Center.
Leadership - the Department will continue its long history of developing leadership and character by providing educational programs and leadership opportunities for all of student athletes and coaches.
Data-Driven Decisions - the Department is committed to the collection and analysis of data to guide decisions and provide the optimal environment for student athlete success.
Sponsorship - the Department will maximize revenue through local and national corporate sponsorship opportunities at all VWSD Athletic facilities and in accordance with the guidelines set forth by the Vicksburg Warren School District School Board.
School Spirit - the Department is committed to the on-going enhancement of school traditions, spirit, participation, and the development of intense pride and loyalty in Vicksbrug Warren School District.
Respect for the Individual - the Department values diversity in our student athletes, coaching staff, and recognizes the need to work as a team while valuing each individual’s self-worth.
MESSAGE TO OUR PARENTS, COMMUNITY AND SPECTATORS
Vicksbrug Warren School District Athletics, as a member of the Mississippi High School Activities Association, is committed to providing a positive environment for students, coaches, and spectators. Athletics are a part of the educational experience that emphasizes respect, ethics, fairness, and good citizenship. As you support VWSD athletics, please keep in mind that the theme of high school athletics is friendly competition and sportsmanship. Positive comments, encouragement, and cheering for your team are great ways to show support. Negative comments, taunting, berating, and booing the opponents and/or officials is not appropriate and undermines the values we seek to instill in our student athletes. We have a strong focus on character development, academic, social, emotional, physical, and ethical well-being of the student-athlete.