Beech Grove High School (BGHS) is hosting an Inclusion Basketball Game as part of their Champions Together Program. Champions Together is a collaborative partnership between the Indiana High School Athletic Association and Special Olympics Indiana that promotes servant leadership among student athletes while changing their lives as well as the lives of those with intellectual disabilities.
The Inclusion Basketball Game is an initiative between the IHSAA and Special Olympics of Indiana to feature the abilities of all of students. Beech Grove expressed their appreciation and excitement to embark on yet another banner year for Champions Everyone is invited to cheer on the Hornets of ALL abilities playing a running quarter between the JV and Varsity games to celebrate a movement of inclusion.
This post was created in collaboration with Melody Stevens, Community Relations/Communications Director – Beech Grove City Schools
Indiana’s urban schools are caring places where students of all abilities learn and play together. Beech Grove’s Inclusion Basketball Game is one example of this commitment to diversity.