Announcements and Important Events
Immediate Post-Concussion Assessment and Cognitive Testing
ImPACT testing for concussion is a mandatory requirement for the following sports:
- Boys Basketball
- Boys Lacrosse
- Boys Soccer
- Girls Basketball
- Girls Lacrosse
- Girls Soccer
- High Jump / Pole Vault
All baseline ImPACT testing must be done at Quaker Valley High school regardless if your son or daughter was tested at the middle school, at a separate testing location, or previous school. Student athletes are not permitted to participate in the above-mentioned sports until they have completed the ImPACT test. The baseline ImPACT testing is ONLY available for athletes in grades 9 through 12.
See below for ImPACT testing dates and times for the upcoming sports season, then email head athletic trainer Derek Clark at firstname.lastname@example.org to request an ImPACT testing time slot. He will send you back a confirmation email with the date, time and location of the test. The test takes approximately 25-30 minutes to complete. Please arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled test time to assure that the testing session begins on time.
ImPACT Testing for High School Sports
ImPACT Testing for 2019 - 2020 School Year
Tuesday, June 4th: 6:00pm, 6:30pm and 7:00pm.
ImPACT testing for high school athletes entering or in 9th through 12th grade is offered by appointment.
Please email head athletic trainer Derek Clark at email@example.com to request an ImPACT testing time slot. He will send you back a confirmation email with the date, time and location of the test. The test takes approximately 25-30 minutes to complete. Please arrive 10 minutes before your scheduled test time to assure that the testing session begins on time.
Testing is conducted in the high school library computer lab. Please enter the school through the doors next to the main office and make a left. The lab entrance is at the end of the hallway on the left just before the library doors.
ImPACT Testing for Middle School Sports
ImPACT testing for middle school boys and girls entering or in 7th and 8th grade is offered through the MS Nurse, Barbara Tuite. Testing will be scheduled at her discretion.
Baseline Test for 9th Graders, Transfer & Returning Athletes
Baseline tests are required every 2 years. If you are entering 9th grade or are a transfer student and took an ImPACT test last year, you are still required to take a new baseline here at Quaker Valley High School. If you are a returning athlete and are unsure if you need an updated baseline test, please check the list posted on the bulletin board outside the athletic office, or stop by and see Derek in the training room.
Testing sessions are limited to 15 people at a time and are assigned on a first come first serve basis. Please email Derek at firstname.lastname@example.org to request a time slot. Please make sure to include the athletes name, date and time you would like, grade for 19-20 school year, and sport(s) they will be participating in. Derek will then send you a confirmation email with your testing time. Please arrive 10 minutes before your testing session.
For questions or more information about the ImPACT test, please contact:
Derek Clark, ATC, PES, CES, CSCS
Director of Athletic Performance
Head Athletic Trainer
Quaker Valley High School