Athletics

st. theresa middle football team

Sports programs provide an opportunity for students to learn and improve athletic skills, while practicing good sportsmanship and working as a team.

The athletics program at St. Theresa (STA)/St. John(SJP) strives to offer sports and activities that provide an opportunity for students to learn and improve athletic skills, practice good sportsmanship, practice working with others in a team effort, enhance their self-esteem and feelings of belonging, and form foundations for a healthy active life style.

There are a variety of opportunities to participate in sport activities at St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle. Boys and girls Pre-Kindergarten through second grade may register for intramural basketball in the fall and intramural soccer (PK-4th grade) in the spring.
Boys and girls in 3rd-8th grade may try out for basketball. Boys in 5th-8th grades may try out for football in the fall. Girls in 5th-8th grades may try out for volleyball in the spring. Girls and boys 5th -8th may try out for track in March. All athletics are governed by the official St. Theresa Middle Athletic Handbook.

St. John and St. Theresa require all students involved in athletics maintain a 2.0 overall GPA and a C or higher in conduct on the report card prior to participation in a season or activity. See athletic handbook for complete details.

Basketball

Boys Basketball

The boys basketball season runs December to mid-February. Boys in grades 3-8 may tryout; tryouts are held mid-November. You must have a 2.0 GPA and C or higher in conduct from the previous 9 weeks in order to tryout.

  • CSAL Teams: 6th – 8th grade
  • CYO Teams: 3rd – 8th
 

Girls Basketball

The girls basketball season runs late August through mid-November. Girls in grades 3-8 may tryout; tryouts are held in August. You must have a 2.0 GPA and C in conduct from the fourth 9 weeks of the previous school year in order to tryout.

  • CSAL Teams: 6th – 8th grade
  • CYO Team: 3rd – 8th
Football

The football season runs from mid-August through November. Boys in grades 5th – 8th may tryout; tryouts are held in August. You must have a 2.0 GPA and C or higher in conduct from the fourth 9 weeks of the previous school year in order to tryout. Home football games are held at E.A. High School stadium.

  • CSAL Teams: 5th & 6th Grade Team and a 7th & 8th Grade Team
Track

The track competition season runs mid-March through early May. Practices begin in late February. All boys and girls in 5th-8th grade with eligible academic and conduct grades may participate. You must have a 2.0 GPA and C or higher in conduct from the previous 9 weeks in order to participate.

  • CSAL Teams: 5th-6th grade team and 7th-8th grade team
Volleyball

The volleyball season runs from March through April. Girls in grades 5th – 8th may tryout; tryouts are held in February. You must have a 2.0 GPA and C or higher in conduct from the previous 9 weeks in order to tryout.

  • CSAL Teams: 6th – 8th grade
  • CYO Team: 5th-8th grade
Running Club

Boys and girls third through eighth grades may join running club after school twice a week and sign up to run 1 mile fun run and 5k races together.