W.H. Atwell has one of the most prolific athletic programs in the country. We have a litany of athletic and academic success stories. The number of City Championships is well over 40 in all sports. In the last 10 years we have won 23 City Championships in Football (5) Girls Basketball (6) Girls Track (6) and Boys Track (6). In the same time frame we have won 47 district titles. Last year Atwell had 51 student athletes receive the all city academic award with each student maintaining a grade point average above 80.
Craig Watkins ( Dallas County district Attorney )
Michael Johnson ( World record track runner )
Johnathon Scott ( Detroit Lions)
Athletic Director: Rodney JacksonAssistant Athletic Director: Selena SimpsonHead Volleyball Coach: Melanie BrownAssistant Volleyball Coach: Selena SimpsonHead Football Coach: Rodney JacksonAssistant Football Coach: Alan WashingtonAssistant Football Coach: Jeffery GradyAssistant Football Coach: Gregory WillisHead Boys Basketball Coach: Jarvis BakerAssistant Boys Basketball Coach: Charles WashingtonHead Girls Basketball Coach: Selena SimpsonAssistant Girls Basketball Coach: Melanie BrownHead Girls Soccer Coach: Gregory WillisHead Boys Soccer Coach: Wayne JacksonHead Girls Track Coach: Thomas FlaggAssistant Girls Track Coach: Melanie BrownHead Boys Track Coach: Alan WashingtonAssistant Boys Track Coach: Selena SimpsonHead Baseball Coach: Henry ReyesHead Softball Coach: Rodney Jackson