Public School Athletic League (PSAL)

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The Public School Athletic League (PSAL) provides athletic opportunities in 25 varsity sports for over 400 member schools and coordinates sports competitions for all New York City Public High Schools. Taking part in sports can educate students in physical fitness, character development, and social skills.


  • Who: Students in grades K – 12 whose school participates in PSAL (to see all eligibility rules, visit the PSAL website)
  • When: Times vary depending on the sport
  • Location: At your child’s school
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How to Register

Students can sign up for PSAL sports at their school. To find out what PSAL sports your child’s school offers, visit the “Schools” section of the PSAL website.