James Patrick Lynch440 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130
Welcome to the School District of Philadelphia's High School and Middle Grades Athletics Website. Our mission is to provide our student athletes the resources that are necessary so that each of them can reach their potential. Our office provides support to all of our schools in the following areas:
The Office of Athletics would like to inform all interested individuals who are interested in coaching positions, that we will be offering written exams on the following dates:
Through the combined effort of the Office of Athletics and the Athlete Health Organization, we would like to take the opportunity to announce that once again we will be offering FREE comprehensive physicals for our high school athletes. The event will take place on June 4, 2016 at the Liacouris Center.
The Office of Athletics is pleased to announce that the University of Pennsylvania Department of Intercollegiate Athletics has once again invited our schools to participate in the 122nd running of the Penn Relays. Click here to obtain the results of our events.
Sports Fan Based Network
The Sports Fan Base Network (SFBN) has partnered with the PIAA District 12 to cover city championship games in a variety of sports during the 2015-2016 school year. District 12 championship games can be viewed at http://portal.stretchinternet.com/sfbn/. For football and basketball championships, the pay-per-view price is $5, while all other sports are $3.
SFBN has been video streaming Philadelphia Public and Catholic League athletic events since August of 2012. Based out of Jenkintown, SFBN also produces a high school sports talk show called 'Varsity Voice' that airs every other Wedneday at 6 & 10:30 PM on The Comcast Network. For more information about SFBN, please go to www.TheSportsFanBaseNetwork.com.
Spectator Policy for Attending Winter Competitions (Updated 12/16/2015)
Please be advised that each school sets their own policy regarding spectators attendance at competitions. Please click here for the current listing.
The Office of Athletics is pleased to introduce Arbiter Live. Arbiter Live is a web based scheduling asset that will enable all stakeholders to view up to date schedules for all of our sports. Please click here to view all public league schedules by school.
In our continued effort to educate our staff with information concerning college athletics and the recruiting process, we have subscribed to an Educational Recruiting System from Dynamite Sports, Inc. Please click on the link below to access this valuable information.
Dynamite Sports has launched an NCAA Eligibility Calculator. This “Virtual Academic Locker Room” allows counselors, administrators, coaches and parents to track the academic eligibility of college-bound athletes to make sure they will be eligible to play as freshman in college.
Use of the calculator is FREE to all high schools.
Current Athletic Schedules, Results and Honors
Fall Sports Standings
Our office offers an extensive array of athletic activities for both high school and middle grade student athletes. The current list of available coaching positions can be found at our coaching vacancy page. Qualified personnel are encouraged to become part of our team by applying for these open positions.
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440 N. Broad Street Suite 212 - Philadelphia, PA 19130
Phone: 215.400-4190 Fax: 215.400-4191