Athletics

For interested students, all athletic participants must be in good academic standing and have updated physical and medical records and no disciplinary infractions.

Basketball

South Loop Elementary School has competitive basketball teams for girls and boys, grouped by grades 5th-6th and grades 7th-8th. Attendance at team practices and competitions is required.  

  • Eligibility: No try outs or cuts, participation based on first 15 to register.
  • Season: Winter, Nov-Jan
  • Commitment: practice schedules will be communicated by volunteer coaches separately and game schedules are TBD
  • Contact: Tracy Carlson

Cross Country

Cross Country is a competitive program for boys and girls. Athletes learn about running and endurance, while competing against schools across the city. There are three or four meets along with a regional meet. Qualifiers may compete in a city championship. Each athlete must be able to provide his/her transportation to/from the meet. Attendance at team practices and competitions is required.

  • Eligibility: Open to all students in grades 5th-8th.
  • Season: Fall
  • Commitment: Morning practices from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. and meets.
  • Fee: $25 athletic fee.
  • Contact: Mr. Doyle 
See Cross Country Page

Track and Field

Track and Field is available for boys and girls.  Athletes compete in various events against other schools across the city. Each athlete must be able to provide his/her transportation to/from meets. Attendance at team practices and competitions is required.

  • Eligibility: Enrollment is open to all students in grades 5th-8th.
  • Season: Spring.
  • Commitment: Practice on mornings from 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
  • Fee: $25 athletic fee.
  • Contact: Mr. Doyle 
Athletics Announcements
Athletics Scoop

What’s the Scoop? First Quarter Recap

Written by multiple South Loop Scoop 7th & 8th Graders...
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South Loop Track Team headed to City Wide Championship!

Last week, South Loop School competed in a Track Meet...
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