The Inter-Academic League
The School is a member of the Inter-Academic (Inter-Ac) League, which embraces the philosophy that competitive athletic programs balance the excellent academic tradition of member schools. The boys’ Inter-Ac is a six team affiliation of three co-educational and three all male college preparatory schools in the greater Philadelphia region. The Inter-Ac was founded in 1887 and is the oldest boy’s athletic league in the United States. The boys' Inter-Ac offers interscholastic competition at the varsity and junior varsity level in 11 sports. Annually, the boys' Inter-Ac awards the Heyward Cup to the school that compiles the best composite results in the league standings in all 11 sports. Members include: Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, Episcopal Academy, Haverford School, Germantown Academy, Malvern Prep, and Penn Charter.