The athletic program at New Lexington High School is guided by its mission and core values. Everyone in the school community – student-athletes, coaches, staff, administration, parents, and the residents of the community – shares responsibility for ensuring that these values are reflected in all aspects of the program.
The New Lexington High School Athletic Program fosters excellence, teaches values, and enriches lives through competitive athletics that challenge student-athletes to reach their full potential.
Excellence – We value excellence and hold high academic and athletic expectations for ourselves and others.
Character – We value the development of personal character including respect, responsibility and integrity.
Sportsmanship – We value the demonstration of good sportsmanship at all times, winning with grace and losing with dignity.
Athleticism – We value the continuous improvement of athletic skills that results from the development of personal goals, hard work and self-discipline.
Wellness – We value the development of the whole person – healthy spirit, mind and body – in a positive and safe environment.
Teamwork – We value collegiality, collaboration and teamwork -- on and off the field.
Competition – We value spirited competition that comports with our core values.
Community – We value the sense of community on the team, in the schools, and throughout the City that athletics promotes.
Enjoyment – We value the enjoyment of sport and believe that student-athletes should have fun while participating.