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:

  • Athletic Program Development
  • Coaching Development and Training
  • Equipment and Facility Enhancement
  • Student Athlete Services and Support
  • Opportunities to Participate in Statewide Tournaments and Events

Headline News


The Office of Athletics is pleased to inform all of our Elementary and Middle Schools that registration for the Penn Relays is now open. We are strongly encouraging all of our schools to take advantage of this fantastic activity. Coaches click here to obtain more information about the events and to register your school.


Spectator Policy for Attending Winter Competitions

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.


Coaching Opportunities

 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.