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The Athletic Philosophy

Athletics at NYA:  co-curricular, not extracurricular Athletics gives impactful outcomes through developing intangible skillsets. Unique to NYA, athletics is just as much a priority as the other programs in the mission of nurturing the whole individual. So on the surface, students participate in team sports and activities, but within the program, students are exploring personal growth, navigating leadership structures, and ...

Returning to Athletic Activities After a Positive COVID Test

Updated: May 13, 2022 What is the process? If you have experiences mild COVID symptoms, it is recommended that you call your PCP and schedule an appointment to obtain a Clearance Note for Physical Activity (your doctor will know what this is). If you have experienced moderate or severe COVID symptoms, you are required to call your PCP and schedule ...

Returning to Athletic Activities After a Positive COVID Test

Updated: January 12, 2022 Without exception, returning to athletics is dictated by your Primary Care Physician (PCP). NYA will follow the timeline and protocol outlined by your PCP. What is the process? Call the your PCP and schedule an appointment to obtain a Clearance Note for Physical Activity (your doctor will know what this is). This appointment can be in-person or ...
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Activity Update – January 31, 2021

January 31, 2021 Panthers, There is plenty to write about as it pertains to NYA Athletics and Activities. I welcome your questions and feedback via a phone call or an in-person (student) conversation. Below is (believe it or not) a condensed update on where we are and what we can expect for the remainder of the winter season. Middle School …

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Activity Update – Return from Winter Break

January 3, 2021 Happy New Year, Panthers! I hope that each of you enjoyed a Winter Break full of things that fill your cup, and are ready to return to campus. We are ready to have you back! Winter Break began with the sobering announcement that Cumberland County moved to the Maine Department of Education “yellow” designation. The designation, which …

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NYA Launches Alumni Association Leadership Council

Hugh Robbins ‘99 to Lead Alumni Association Leadership Council    November 19, 2020, Yarmouth, Maine:  Led by chairperson, Hugh Robbins ‘99, the North Yarmouth (NYA) Alumni Association Leadership Council will work to promote and encourage alumni engagement and connectedness with NYA.  Members of the council will act as energetic ambassadors for NYA to support the Academy’s mission, vision, and values.   “This effort is all about reinvigorating and connecting NYA …

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Summer Activity Update September 4, 2020

Hello Panther Families, Campus has been abuzz with activity this week, which is great to see! Coupled with normal “new school year” apprehension and excitement is a unique sense of anticipation. What will this fall be like? How will the day go? Will my hands always smell like sanitizer?? While many of our questions await answers, a number of answers …

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Summer Activity Update July 2, 2020

Hello Panther Families, The Maine Principals Association (MPA) released the official guidelines for the opening of high school athletics and activities on June 25, 2020, allowing for in-person activities to begin the week of July 6, 2020. We are confident that because of our smaller community size, dedicated coaches, and diligent student-athletes, we can safely offer Summer Activity programs to …

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Summer Activity Update June 19, 2020

Happy Summer! I hope that this note finds each of you recharged upon completion of the academic year, staying safe, and making time to be active as we welcome summer 2020 to our doorsteps. In collaboration with a variety of school and state organizations, we are busy planning for the re-opening of our campus athletic facilities, and outlining the safest …

Allie Tocci Hurley ’08 Named 2019 Edgar F. White ’38 Athletic Hall of Fame Inductee

Allie (Tocci) Hurley ‘08 will be inducted into the Edgar F. White ’38 Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday, September 27, 2019. The ceremony will take place in the NYA gymnasium at 10:00 a.m. during Friday Forum, NYA’s weekly school-wide community meeting. All are welcome to attend. NYA alumnus, Travis Roy, from the Travis Roy Foundation, will also speak at …