The National Federation of State High School Associations
) has designated October as National High School Activities Month
. The NFHS created National High School Activities Week in 1980 to increase the public’s awareness of the values and needs of interscholastic activity programs. The program expanded to a month-long celebration in 2012. During this special time, the nation’s high schools are encouraged to promote the values inherent to high school athletics and other activities such as speech, music, drama, band and spirit squads. For materials on Activities Month from the NFHS, click on any of the posters below...