CHRISTA MCAULIFFE MIDDLE SCHOOL
BOYS BASKETBALL 2020-2021McAuliffe Basketball:Based on feedback from member schools, health officials and the Governor’s office, NJSIAA is delaying the start of practice for basketball until January 11th to allow member schools to get through the holiday break before student-athletes begin practicing at school facilities.
2019-2020 BLUE DIVISION CHAMPIONS
Congratulations to the 2019-2020 McAuliffe boys basketball team on winning the BLUE DIVISION and securing back-to-back championships. Your hard work, dedication, and perseverance carried you through a tough season where you emerged as champions. To say, "I am proud" is an understatement. You deserve the title and have earned the accolades.
Upcoming Schedule: (all practices will be held in the McAuliffe gym unless otherwise specified)-TBABasketball 2020-2021Based on feedback from member schools, health officials and the Governor’s office, NJSIAA is delaying the start of practice for basketball, bowling and fencing until January 11th to allow member schools to get through the holiday break before student-athletes begin practicing at school facilities. Further information will be posted over the Winter 2020 break. It is still imperative that you have medical clearance from our health office in order to be eligible to tryout. The physical paperwork link was posted in our classroom. If you had a physical and participated in a fall sport already, you must fill out an interim form. The link for that form is below. https://www.jacksonsd.org/cms/lib/NJ01912744/Centricity/Domain/186/Health%20History%20Update%20Questionnaire.pdfIf you can't make our practices, please send me a quick email at firstname.lastname@example.orgIf you are selected to represent McAuliffe Middle School in our basketball program, you are expected to be committed. You must:
- Have all required "pay to participate" fees payed in full
- Return a signed copy of the team contract and school policy packet
- Attend daily practices & games
- Adhere to the academic eligibility requirements
- Follow the "Zero Tolerance" discipline policy
- Stay for both games
Furthermore, although we recognize the importance of all extracurricular activities, the team takes priority over other teams/clubs. A strict attendance policy will be implemented. Two unexcused absences may result in removal from the team. All final decisions will be made at the discretion of the coach in accordance with the policies set forth by the Jackson Board of Education. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me at: email@example.com
Players will contact their parents/guardians on the bus ride home and to coordinate a ride home from away games. Typically, I'll have our players text or call once we leave the school and give the best estimated time of arrival back at McAuliffe. Home games the best estimated time of pickup is 5:00.Any questions or concerns please feel free to contact me via email at firstname.lastname@example.org