Athletics - Middle School Athletics

General Information

Fall Middle School Athletic Activities
Cross Country
Spirit Cheerleading
Soccer (Boys and Girls)
Flag Football

Winter Middle School Athletic Activities
Basketball (Boys and Girls)
Spirit Cheerleading

Spring Middle School Athletic Activities
Track (Boys and Girls)

Documents and Resources

Frequently Asked Questions

Soccer, Volleyball, Football, Basketball, Track and Spirit Cheerleading

Yes, you must have a current physical to participate in practice or competition. Physicals are good for one calendar year. A student-athlete must get a new physical every year.

Yes but playing time is not mandatory

Students must maintain good academic standing throughout the course of the year. Any students receiving more than two F’s during any semester will be ineligible for the following semester.

No, a parent cannot waive the pre-participation physical requirement


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No, a student must have a physical in order to be eligible to try-out for any sport.

Yes. Absences may impact student-athlete’s playing time. Student-athletes are expected to contact their coach directly if they will miss any practices/games. Excessive absences may cause the student-athlete to be removed from the team.

Most teams practice and/or play 5-6 days a week, including Saturdays. Practices take place after school. (Saturday practices are optional) Most practices last between 1.5 – 2 hours. Saturday practices may last up to 2.5 hours.

We have a large number of students who try out for our athletic teams, so unfortunately not everyone can be selected to make the team.

Contact Information

Middle School Athletic Directors

School Name Title
Aaron Cohn MiddleKacy Ingram AD
Arnold Magnet AcademyChad Slater AD
Baker Middle SchoolMashanda Burch AD
Blackmon Road Middle SchoolKeith Wells AD
Double Churches Middle SchoolKayla Green AD
East Columbus Magnet AcademySheldon May AD
Eddy Middle SchoolShanika Carter AD
Fort Middle SchoolShanakie Ward AD
Midland Middle SchoolJeremiah Edwards AD
Richards Middle SchoolDaniel Purvis AD
Rothschild Leadership AcademyEbone Cutts AD
Veterans Memorial Middle SchoolJay Wilson AD