Alexandria Country Day School offers an athletic program designed to support student athletes who strive to play in a competitive athletic environment. The Middle School Athletic Program endeavors to provide athletes with a variety of developmentally appropriate opportunities for individual and team skill development. Country Day offers a variety of sports: Cross Country, Basketball, Cheer, Soccer, Tennis, Baseball, and Softball.
Intramural Basketball is offered to students in grades 1-8. This short season is an excellent way to introduce beginner skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship in a friendly, fun environment. Intramural games bring the entire community together.
Fifth and Sixth Grade Athletics
The goal of the Athletics program in Fifth and Sixth grades is to allow student athletes to try new things, learn to be part of a team, practice sportsmanship, develop a passion for sports, and work on targeted skills in the respective sport.
Seventh and Eighth Grade Athletics
In Seventh and Eighth grades, students will also continue to develop teamwork, sportsmanship, and athletic skills, but will increase focus on the competitive aspect of each sport. Because of the increased competitive nature of the program, playing time will be determined at the coach’s discretion based on hard work, attitude, and skill.