Nassau County Public High School Athletic Association Section VIII of NYSPHSAA, Inc.

  • The Interscholastic Athletics service coordinates all public school secondary interscholastic athletic contests that take place in Nassau. Involved in this scheduling are 136 schools in 46 districts, thousands of boys and girls, and approximately 2,000 officials. Responsibilities include: evaluation, assignment, and payment of game officials; maintenance of centralized records; interpretation and supervision of rules and regulations; provision of CPR/First Aid training to coaches; and review of temporary coaching licenses. 

    The Interscholastic Athletics service relieves subscribing school districts of many administrative duties related to their sports activities.

    CoSer: 502.020, 502.040


    Hall of FameHall Of Fame tickets on sale now: The Section VIII Office is proud to offer online ticketing for our fourth annual Nassau County High School Athletics Hall of Fame dinner!  Both individual tickets and full table reservations are available for the event, to be held on Wednesday, September 26 at the Crest Hollow Country Club. To purchase online, visit or click here for instructions on how to download and use the app!

    NCAA Eligibility Workshop: Coaches, counselors and administrators from across Long Island gathered at Molloy College on April 30 for a presentation entitled "A Deep Dive Into NCAA Initial Eligibility". Click here to view the information covered.