CHS Nationally-Recognized Sports Medicine Program Featured By AETN

Posted on 03/14/2019

The Cabot School District employs four highly-experienced athletic trainers. Our Sports Medicine Program is nationally-recognized and our athletic trainers mentor other districts in implementing this curriculum in schools across the state.

In fact, AETN recently made a special trip to Cabot to get a first-hand look at our top-notch program. AETN even featured our program during the State High School Basketball Championship games. The crew interviewed Sports Medicine Teacher and Assistant Athletic Trainer Hollie Rush as well as several students. They also had the opportunity to visit two classes.  


In our Foundations of Sports Medicine class, students learn hands-on skills including taping, wrapping, spine boarding, fracture stabilization, training and conditioning techniques, and management of emergency situations. They also learn topics such as sports nutrition, psychology of injuries, therapeutic interventions, and legal and ethical concerns of athletic trainers. Students gain their CPR/AED and first aid certifications in this course as well.


In Sports Medicine Injury Assessment, students learn how to assess injuries from head to toe.  Ankle sprains, ACL tears, concussions, muscle strains etc., are covered. This course is very hands-on with students learning how to take a medical history, palpate, perform range of motion testing, and special tests for each body part in order to learn what injury a person may have sustained. Upon completion of this course, students are able to recognize and assess common sports related injuries.

We are extremely proud of our highly experienced athletic trainers and our students who are making a difference in and out of the classroom! This is not the only feature AETN has produced on our district. We have been featured in many documentaries. The latest - Sudden Cardiac Arrest - focused on our CHS students Gunter Garvin, Rhett Thurman, and Head Athletic Trainer Jason Cates and will no doubt save lives.

Thank you AETN for continuing to recognize the importance of our amazing programs and showcasing the great work of our athletic trainers to parents, students, and educators across the state.

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Cabot Public Schools

Elementary Schools (Grades PreK-4)

Central Elementary
36 Pond Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3564
Fax: (501) 843-4503
Eastside Elementary
17 Bellamy Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3563
Fax: (501) 843-5619
Magness Creek Elementary
16150 Arkansas Hwy 5, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3565
Fax: (501) 843-7567
Mountain Springs Elementary
3620 Mountain Springs
Road, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3575
Fax: (501) 605-1300
Northside Elementary
814 West Locust Street,
Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3568
Fax: (501) 843-6032
Southside Elementary
2600 South Pine Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3567
Fax: (501) 843-6229
Stagecoach Elementary
850 South Stagecoach Road,
Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3574
Fax: (501) 605-1221
Ward Central Elementary
1570 Wilson Loop Road,
Ward, AR 72176
(501) 743-3569
Fax: (501) 843-9744
Westside Elementary
1701 South Second Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3566
Fax: (501) 843-5802

High School (Grades 10-12)

Cabot High School
401 North Lincoln Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 843-3562
Fax: (501) 843-4231

Academic Center of Excellence
(Grades 7-12)

Academic Center of Excellence
21 Funtastic Drive, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3520
Fax: (501) 843-0283

ACE North
(Grades 9-12)

401 North Lincoln, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3546
Fax: (501) 941-3156

Cabot Freshman Academy

Cabot Freshman Academy
18 Spirit Drive, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3576
Fax: (501) 941-1505

Cabot Learning Academy

Cabot Learning Academy
813 West Locust, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3540
Fax: (501) 843-3138

Special Programs

404 North 2nd Street, Cabot, AR 72023
(501) 743-3543
Fax: (501) 941-2613

Central Administrative Office

602 North Lincoln Street, Cabot, AR 72023
(501) 843-3363
Fax: (501)843-0576

Middle Schools (Grades 5-6)

Cabot Middle School North
1900 North Lincoln Street, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3571
Fax: (501) 605-0413

Cabot Middle School South
2555 Kerr Station Road, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3570
Fax: (501) 941-7432

Junior High Schools
(Grades 7-8)

Cabot Junior High North
38 Spirit Drive, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3572
Fax: (501) 605-8472

Cabot Junior High South
38 Panther Trail, Cabot, AR
(501) 743-3573
Fax: (501) 941-7746