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Athletic Director

Joe Williams

850-475-5257 ext. 239


2019/2020 sports academic team champions

Fourteen of Washington High School's varsity programs were able to acquire a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher, which qualifies the team as an Academic Team Champion by the FHSAA. Please congratulate these student athletes, coaches, and parents! 

Fall Sports                                   

Girls' Golf - 3.538

Boys' Golf - 3.284                             

Boys' Cross Country - 3.486           

Girls' Swim - 3.510                            

Volleyball - 3.266

Winter Sports

Soccer, Boys - 3.088

Soccer, Girls - 3.430

Weightlifting, Girls - 3.119

 Spring Sports

Baseball - 3.040

Lacrosse, Girls - 3.258

Softball - 3.179

Tennis, Boys - 3.123

Tennis, Girls - 3.502

Weightlifting, Boys - 3.257





andrew's institute physicals information!!!

Andrew's student athlete physicals will still take place, at no cost to student athletes on Saturday, 6/6/2020.  Parents/student must arrange their own transportation as Andrew's will not allow bus transport.  All student athletes seeking a physical must present an EL2 (see below) that has been completed and signed by a parent.  They must also present and wear a mask for the duration of their time on the Andrew's Institute campus.  BTW student athletes must also arrive in the following order: Last name A-M, 7:00 a.m. arrival, last name N-Z 7:15 a.m.  Please see the complete list of guidelines published by the Andrew's Institute in the link below.  Any questions, please contact your head coach or email AD Williams at the email address to the left on this page.  GO CATS!!!

All parents/guardians and student athletes must complete the link below titled "2020-21 Athletics Documentation Link".  The link will take you to a website that allows completion of all FHSAA/ECSD athletic documentation for any/all students wishing to participate in athletics at BTW.  Within the website is the option to upload a fully completed EL2 (FHSAA sports physical document) and it is encouraged all participants use it.  Those utilizing the free physical day at Andrew's Institute, the physicals from that event will be entered into the site for you.  Any questions regarding this process, please contact your sport specific head coach or contact AD Williams at the email address to the left of this page. 

2020/2021 Sports Documentation for Student Athletes


1.  Be enrolled at Booker T. Washington High School. 

2.  Complete the "2020-21 Athletics Documentation Link" in it's entirety. (See above)

3.  Complete three National Federation of High Schools certifications using the link above. 

     -  Certifications to be completed are:

            - Concussion in Sports

            - Heat Related Illness

            - Sudden Cardiac Arrest 


- Any non-traditional (home school, private school, non-member school) student wishing to participate in athletics at Booker T. Washington should contact the Escambia County School District Office of School Choice to have Booker T. listed as a "secondary school".  Once that happens, contact the AD, Mr. Joe Williams, at to complete all other required steps.  All "non-traditional" students are required to have completed all athletic processes within ten (10) days of the beginning of each semester to be considered eligible. 



Is My Student Athlete NCAA-Eligible?

Thank you to all the parents, students, and coaches who attended our first annual NCAA Eligibility Event! Here is a link to the information presented by UWF. Sharing of this presentation is provided with permission by Alecia Grieco, UWF Compliance Coordinator: Understanding the NCAA: Here's What You Need to Know


Here are some additional links to get you started:

NCAA Eligibility Center Registration -


NCAA COVID Initial Eligibility FAQ's.pdf (PDF)


Eligibility Center Checklist 2019.pdf (PDF)


College Bound Student Athlete 19-20.pdf (PDF)


NCAA General Information


The Student Athlete Experience


Schedule an appointment with your guidance counselor as soon as possible to check for eligibility!

2019/2020 Sports' Boosters