• 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.

     We currently have former archers competing in athletics at Oklahoma University (OU), Texas Tech, Kansas University, North Carolina State (NC St.), Grambling, University of Missouri, Ole Miss University, Stephen F. Austin (SFA), University of Central Florida (UCF), West Texas A&M, Louisiana State University (LSU) Texas State, and Texas A&M Commerce.
    Famous Former Archers

    Craig Watkins ( Dallas County district Attorney )

    Michael Johnson ( World record track runner )

    Johnathon Scott ( Detroit Lions)

  • Athletic Directors

    Athletic Director: Rodney Jackson
    Assistant Athletic Director: Selena Simpson


    Head Volleyball Coach: Janie Payne
    Assistant Volleyball Coach: Selena Simpson


    Head Football Coach: Rodney Jackson
    Assistant Football Coach: Michael Tucker
    Assistant Football Coach: Jaime Ford
    Assistant Football Coach: Gregory Willis 


    Head Boys Basketball Coach: Jarvis Baker
    Assistant Boys Basketball Coach: Jordon Adams
    Head Girls Basketball Coach: Selena Simpson
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach: Tangela Brown
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach: Ashley Fair
    Assistant Girls Basketball Coach: Kiera Ford


    Head Girls Soccer Coach: Gregory Willis
    Head Boys Soccer Coach: Jordon Adams


    Head Girls Track Coach: Ashley Fair
    Assistant Girls Track Coach: Thomas Flagg 
    Head Boys Track Coach: Thomas Flagg 
    Assistant Boys Track Coach: Selena Simpson


    Head Baseball Coach: Gregory Willis
    Head Softball Coach: Rodney Jackson