Established in 1979 to serve as the professional organization for High School and Middle School Athletic Directors in the State.
The Purpose of the WVADA:
*To foster higher standards of professional proficiency and ethics
*To improve athletic understanding and relationship throughout the State of West Virginia
*To establish a closer working relationship with related professional groups
*To promote greater unity and fellowship among all members
*To emphasize the image and value of athletics as part of the total education process
*To cooperate with the administrative head of the high schools in the organization, supervision and administration of the interscholastic athletic program
*To work in co-operation with the National Federation of State High School Association, the West Virginia Secondary School Activities Commission, The National Interscholastic, Athletic Administrators Association, The West Virginia secondary Principals’ Commission and the West Virginia Coaches Association to promote athletic activities within our state.
*To work to alleviate the financial crisis facing the operation of high school athletes in the State of West Virginia.