Middle School Intramural/Interscholastic Program
Participation in organized school sports offers opportunities for students of all ages to be physically active and has been shown to help improve students’ self-esteem and psychological well-being. While participation in sports can play an important role in increasing physical activity levels, as some have noted, school sports participation alone may not be sufficient to meet the current physical activity recommendations for adolescents. Therefore sports participation should not be seen as a replacement for physical education in schools but rather as a supplement to the solid foundation provided by physical education.
Intramural Sports - recreational
sports organized within the same educational institution, or a set
Interscholastic Sports - existing or carried on between
schools, within the same school district, or competing with other school