Red Raiders News · THE MISSION OF THE MIAMI EDISON ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT


 

The mission of the Miami Edison Athletic Department is to create and preserve an atmosphere that……

e Maximizes student participation

e Nurtures the development of life skills/values

e Encourages dedication and hard work

e Encourages the welfare and safety of the participants

e Promotes a spirit of sportsmanship

e Provides a source of pride for the entire school and community

SPORTS HAS THE POWER TO CHANGE THE WORLD

IT HAS THE POWER TO INSPIRE

IT HAS THE POWER TO UNITE PEOPLE

IN A WAY THAT LITTLE ELSE DOES.

IT SPEAKS TO YOUTH IN A

LANGUAGE THEY UNDERSTAND.

SPORTS CAN CREATE HOPE,

WHERE ONCE THERE WAS ONLY DESPAIR.

IT IS MORE POWERFUL THAN GOVERNMENTS

IN BREAKING DOWN RACIAL BARRIERS.

IT LAUGHS IN THE FACE OF ALL TYPES OF DISCRIMINATION

                                       -NELSON MANDELA