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2019 Boys Volleyball Bracket

PCCA Girls Softball Bracket

2019 Passaic County Baseball Tournament Bracket

softball champs

Paterson Public Schools Honors the 1981 Eastside HS
State Championship Softball Team

State Superintendent Eileen Shafer introduces Anna Pelosi Adams (coach), and team members Louella "Flash" Johnson (CF), Janine Hutchinson (3B), and Sharon Robinson (1B)


George Gonzalez, of Paterson Eastside, is the Male Athlete of the Week. 

Jamier Wright-Collins

JAMIER WRIGHT-COLLINS of Panther Academy won the High Jump at the NJSIAA Group 4 Championship with a jump of 6'8.  He is currently ranked #1 in NJ and #1 Junior in the US. He is also ranked #12 overall in the US and #3 all time indoor in Passaic County History! 

JFK Outdoor Track

Congratulations to Jamier Wright Collins of the Kennedy Knights track team who cleared 6'6'' to win the high jump event in last weekend's NJSIAA State Sectional North 1 Group 4 Championships. He is currently ranked 4th in the state and 7th overall in Passaic County History. Wright Collins, who attends PANTHER Academy, is one of three Kennedy track team members who are all Passaic County Champions The others are Benae Johnson from International High School and Kevin Francis from SET Academy. 

Taniesha Gilbert

Taniesha Gilbert

Congratulations to Taniesha Gilbert of the JFK girls basketball team who scored her 1000th point in last night's game against Clifton High School. Gilbert's 33 points were a huge contribution
to the team's 52-30 victory over Clifton.


Ky’Zirah Townes, senior student-athlete for the Girls Varsity Basketball Team at Eastside High School Campus, won the Jersey Sports Zone Game Ball for recording aTRIPLE DOUBLE: 19 points, 13 rebounds, and 11 assists against Bogota High School. Congratulations Ky'Zirah...keep pushing forward!

wrestling team

JFK Wrestling Team took 3rd Place in the Clifton Tournament. 


MSSL champs

Congratulations to the Bulldogs from PS24 on winning the Middle School Soccer League championship!



Middle School soccer team

 The Paterson United Middle School Soccer team won the North East Charter School Athletic Soccer League on Monday, June 4th at Orange Park, NJ. They are coached by our own Emir Liguori, coordinator. The elite team is made up Paterson Public School students from various schools across the district who play in the Middle School Soccer Program.

Old timers athletic association

The Paterson Old Timers Athletic Association honored Coach Joy Martinez and Kennedy Track member Jadon Watson at the 72nd Sports Award Luncheon on Sunday, June 3.  Coach Martinez received the Bill Kehoe Memorial Award for Track Coach and Jadon received the Tom Lichtenberg Memorial Award for Track.  Pictured from left to right are Kennedy Athletic Director Scott Durham, Coach Martinez, Old Timers President and Garrett Morgan Teacher Steven King, Jadon Watson, and Coach Blake Rosen.  Congratulations to Coach Martinez and Jadon Watson.

Lamar Johnson

Eastside High School Ghosts senior Lamar Johnson scored 20 points against the Kennedy Knights thus putting him into the elite 1,000 career points club! Amazing!


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2018 Athletics Awards



Contact Us

Anna J. Adams

Director of Physical Education, Athletics & Health Services
phone: 973 321-0719

Scott W. Durham

Supervisor of Athletics at John F. Kennedy High School
phone: 973 321-1000 x 50131

Gerald Glisson

Principal of Operations/Athletic Director at Eastside High School Campus
phone: 973 321-1000 x 10515









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