Junior High Athletics Information

  • GPS Junior High Athletics Timelines

    2022-23 Junior High Sports Schedule

    First Quarter (August 1st-September 30th)

    • Softball
    • Boys Volleyball
    • Cross Country
    • Boys Soccer 

    Second Quarter (October 18th-December 16th)

    • Wrestling
    • Girls Soccer 
    • Boys Basketball
    • Cheer
    • Danceline

    Third Quarter (January 4th-March 10)

    • Flag Football
    • Girls Basketball
    • Chess
    • Cheer
    • Danceline

    Fourth Quarter (March 27th-May 23) 

    • Track and Field
    • Baseball
    • Girls Volleyball
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Gilbert Youth Athletics Overview

  • Gilbert Youth Athletics Visit Gilbert Youth Athletics Website for program details and to register.

    Gilbert Youth Athletics is committed to providing top-tier coaching, utilizing elite facilities, and focusing on the overall development of each student-athlete starting in elementary school and junior high. It is our belief that great athletes must develop fundamental skills at a young age which prepares them for a future of success as they progress through high school and college programs.

    Our slogan of Two Steps Ahead comes from the promise to our community that we provide an unparalleled program in terms of coaching, facilities, and competition with an emphasis on character and sportsmanship while having fun. With player development being the focus we are able to identify the playing ability of all athletes and begin a structured approach to facilitate growth. All coaches are Gilbert Public Schools employees, with many currently being on a junior high or high school coaching staff.

HJHS First Quarter Sports

  • Boys Soccer
  • Cross Country
  • Boys Volleyball
  • Softball

HJHS Second Quarter Sports

  • Danceline
  • Cheer
  • Boys Basketball
  • Girls Soccer
  • Wrestling

HJHS Third Quarter Sports

  • Danceline
  • Cheer
  • Chess
  • Girls Basketball
  • Flag Football

HJHS Fourth Quarter Sports

  • Girls Volleyball
  • Baseball
  • Track and Field

Student Athletics Eligibility Requirements

  • All Junior High & High School students must meet eligibility requirements and complete required forms to participate in athletic programs.

    Academic Eligibility Requirements

    The student must pass all classes (minimum of 5) at the end of each grading period and not carry any "Unsatisfactory", "Incomplete" and have a GPA of 2.0 or higher. Students must be enrolled in 5 classes. Exceptions are available for a senior online to graduate. Seniors must be enrolled in a minimum of 4 classes. Contact the school's athletic office for clarification.


    Attendance Boundaries

    The student-athlete must live within the school attendance area. If the student-athlete does not live in the attendance area, they must have an approved open enrollment form on file and meet additional requirements set forth by the Arizona Interscholastic Association. See the school or district athletic director for further information.

    Charter Schools

    Charter school students are not eligible to participate in athletics for any other school. They are only eligible at the school they attend. If the sport is not offered at their school, they are still not eligible to participate at any other school. This is an Arizona Interscholastic Association  Bylaw.

    Home Schooled

    Home-schooled students must be registered with the State Department of Education. If registered, homeschooled students are eligible in the school district in which they reside. Home-schooled students must meet all other conditions of athletic eligibility including academic requirements.

    Age Limit

    If a student becomes 19 years of age after September 1st, they are eligible to compete for the remainder of the school year. A student athlete is only eligible for eight semesters from the time of enrollment in the 9th grade. The 7th and 8th semesters must be consecutive.

     

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