Rye Jr high Sports
Philosophy - The athletic program is part of the overall educational process. As educators, we view the playing field as an extension of the classroom. Accordingly, the athletic teams should provide an avenue for all students to be challenged to learn skills and concepts such as, sport specific physical skills, theory of the game, teamwork, sportsmanship, respect, responsibility and commitment.
Interscholastic Athletics Offerings
Sign-ups and practices begin during the first week of school and the season is completed by the last week of October. The teams meet for a practice or game 4 or 5 days per week (depending on the sport). Games start as close to 3:30 as possible. Practice times vary depending on the coach. The fall season sports are:
Practices begin mid-November and the season is over before February vacation. The teams have a practice or game 4 or 5 days per week. Practice times are between 3PM and 9 PM. Sixth grade teams practice twice per week and play on Saturday mornings at Portsmouth Middle School from December to the February vacation. The winter teams are:
Practices begin in early April and the season is over by the first week of June. Practices and games are 4 to 5 times per week after school. The spring sports are:
Ms. Piper Cronin