The Postville Girls Cross Country team, the Volleyball team, and the Football Cheerleaders have received the the Distinguished Academic Award from the Iowa High School Athletic Association.
The Iowa High School Athletic Association has a recognition program for academic achievement by athletic teams and cheerleading squads. They recognize those teams/squads which collectively have excelled in the classroom.
There are two awards: (1) Excellence in Academic Achievement. This award is given to the teams/squads who achieve a combined grade point average of 3.00-3.24. (2) Distinguished Academic Achievement. This award is given to the teams/squads who achieve a combined grade point average of 3.25-4.00.
Awarded schools will receive a certificate for each team/squad recognized. Each team/squad member will also receive a certificate of recognition.