Athletes; Secondary school students; Rural areas; Academic achievement
This study compares academic performance, behavior, and commitment of basketball and volleyball athletes and non-athletes in a rural Canadian high school. It compares mid-term and final grades in each school discipline; visits to an administrator for disciplinary visits; and demerit points for improper behavior; and estimates the mean weekly time commitment for athletes in each sport.
Original Publication Citation
National Association of Secondary School Principals. NASSP Bulletin, 82, 63-72
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Zaugg, Holt E, "Academic Comparison of Athletes and Non-Athletes in a Rural High School" (1998). All Faculty Publications. 1472.
National Association of Secondary School Principals
Harold B. Lee Library
Copyright: National Association of Secondary School Principals, Sep 1998
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