Northeast High School has been named a winner of the 2012 Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award, which recognizes schools for their superior efforts at displaying good sportsmanship. This award was for the 2011-2012 school term.
The Georgia Electric Membership Corp. (GEMC) presents the Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award to honor Georgia High School Association (GHSA) schools that exhibit exemplary sportsmanship during competitive events. Northeast High School joins 37 other GHSA schools throughout the state this year as winners of this exceptional award.
Selected by GHSA region secretaries, the Cooperative Spirit Sportsmanship Award honors sportsmanship demonstrated by athletes as well as that of fellow students, parents, coaches and spectators alike, making the award a tribute to the entire school community.