Unified Flag Football is for students in grades 7-12 interested in learning and participating in the sport of Flag Football. Students will learn about different strategies and tactics to play Flag Football, as well as learning about teamwork and sportsmanship. Breck High School students will be our unified partners again this year. Students will participate in two required tournaments and possible scrimmages throughout the season.
Flag Football runs form the beginning of September through the end of October.
Poly hockey is adapted from the game of ice hockey and played indoors on a gymnasium floor. The athletes use plastic sticks and soft plastic pucks. Athletes are grouped in competition divisions according to ability level and age. We will participate in poly hockey tournaments through Special Olympics.
Poly Hockey runs from the beginning of November through the beginning of December
Basketball is a Special Olympic sponsored sport for any student in grade 5-12. Students will engage in the various strategies and tactics in playing the game of basketball, as well as learn teamwork, sportsmanship and life skills. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in various tournaments throughout the season.
Basketball season will now be during the summer months.
Hit the lanes with AOWL! Each week, we will head to Park Tavern in St. Louis Park for bowling and fun. AOWL will provide transportation, shoe rental, and bowling. Beginners welcome. Our Special Olympics Unified partners, Breck, will be joining us for two practices and some students may be eligible to compete in the SOMN State Bowling Competition November 30th. Spaces is limited, spots will be filled on a first come, first serve basis. Please email Kaitlin Walsh to sign up.
Upper school students. Each Tuesday November 27th – January 22nd.
Track and Field
Special Olympics Track and Field offers a wide range of events and skills for each participant. Students of all skill levels are welcome to participate. Students will learn how to compete in a variety of events, such as the 100-meter hurdles, high jump, long jump, shot put, relay teams, tennis ball throw and other events. Students will develop their skills as an individual and further develop their teamwork sportsmanship, and other skills through Track and Field.
Track and Field runs mid April through the end of May.