Kyrene Traditional Academy Athletics
Where Champions are Made!
IMPORTANT UPDATE INFORMATION as of 9/4/2020:
Sports, intramural, and camps will not be offered during Quarter 1. The Kyrene School District has published a return date for in-person instruction on the first day of Quarter 2, October 13th, 2020 for all Middle Schools. Students who are participating in both the in-person and flex learning models will be able to participate in athletics programming at their school site during the 2020-2021 school year. Information regarding Athletics offerings and schedules will be released as they are updated in alignment with the evolving state and federal guidelines. The safety and health of our athletes, staff, coaches and officials is of the upmost importance to the Kyrene Athletic Program.
We are proud to announce that students who are enrolled with our new school, Kyrene Digital Academy, will be allowed to participate in our Kyrene Athletic Program. K.D.A. students in grades 6-8 who live in Kyrene School District boundaries will be allowed to participate in the Kyrene Athletic Program at the school within the school boundaries they reside. Kyrene Digital Academy students who live outside Kyrene boundaries will be able to participate at Kyrene del Pueblo Middle School for the 2020-21 school year.
KTA offers a number of competitive sports teams on campus. Please see the chart below. Because of some limitations on equipment, the size of our field areas, etc., we will continue to offer wrestling, track and field, girls soccer, boys soccer, girls softball, and boys baseball for KTA students at Aprende. Kyrene School District will provide transportation to Aprende for Athletes that make the Aprende Athletic teams. All transportation to away games will be provided by the Kyrene School District. Parents must provide on-time transportation home from all home and away games.
Students interested in the Kyrene Athletic Program will need to adhere to the same expectations for sports physicals, fees, and try-outs as the other middle schools.
The Goals for every participant are :
- Physical Skills necessary in the sport or activity
- An awareness of progressive skill requirements needed to continue in the growth of a specific sport or activity
- Respect for the efforts, abilities and rights of others
- The awareness of leadership responsibilities in school, community and life contacts, as well as on the field
- Active participation by all members of the team
All participants are required to complete online registration and submit participation forms in order to tryout or participate on a team. Payments must be made before the first practice for cut-sports and by the second practice for non-cut sports.
KTA will hold its own sports for the following sports:
Fall: Cross Country (non-cut) and Girls Volleyball (cut)
Winter: Cheer (cut) and Boys Basketball (cut)
Spring: Girls Basketball (cut)
KTA Students may participate with Aprende for the 2020/2021 school year and transportation will be provided for the following sports:
Fall: Boys Soccer (cut)
Winter: Wrestling (non cut), Girls Soccer (cut) and Girls Softball (cut)
Spring: Track and Field (non cut) and Boys Baseball (cut)
For general information about the Kyrene Athletic program you can access the following website: Kyrene Athletics
If you have any questions please contact:
Mrs.Millyard - KTA Athletic Secretary 480-541-5404 firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr.Hineman - KTA Athletic Director 480-541-5451 email@example.com