While learning fair play, teamwork and self-discipline, student-athletes must be challenged at whatever level of skill they bring to their sports. Every student-athlete, male and female, shall be afforded the opportunity to participate at the most appropriate level to achieve optimal personal growth. Student-athletes must have the opportunity to develop their skills and reach their maximum potential in a well coached environment. All teams will be qualified to participate in their respective leagues.
The athletic program must be flexible and reflect Brookline High School's values and culture in order to address the needs of its entire student population. Athletics teaches an appreciation of another's skills and contributions, commitment towards a common goal, and enjoyment in physical activity. Athletics promotes physical and mental health and contributes to the ability to interact socially. It nurtures friendship where one might not expect it and fosters a sense of pride in self and the community that lasts far beyond life at Brookline High.