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Chico Country Day School

Middle School Sports

CCDS is proud to have a great athletic program. If you have questions, please contact Mike O'Connor, CCDS Athletic Director.

The  Sports Release must be completed by all members of the CCDS Teams.  These will be handed out before cross-country season begins, and before volleyball and basketball tryouts. The sports release must be returned at tryouts.

Volleyball Program

Volleyball season takes place in the fall of each school year!  This is a co-ed program open to 6th-8th graders. This year Chas Konopka and Pamela Wilson will lead the Eagles.

2019 Season
Beginning August 19, practices will be from 3:15-5:15 p.m., Monday through Thursday, on the days there are no games.

Please refer to the Middle School Volleyball Sports Policy below.  More information will be coming to families through e-fliers.

Volleyball Sports Policy


Cross Country Program

The CCDS Cross Country Running Program is for 6th-8th grade boys and girls. Please check our eflyer for more information.


Cross Country Calendar Schedule 2019-2020


Basketball Program


Jordan Williams, Chris Nixon and Jason Pezzetti are the CCDS coaches the boys and girls basketball teams.

Girls Basketball Tryouts - Oct. 2 and 3, 5-6:30 p.m.

Boys Basketball Tryouts - Dec. 3 and 4, 6:30-8 p.m.

*Please note that tryouts are closed. Parents are to drop their kids off and pick them up at the conclusion of the tryout.

Basketball Sports Policy 2019-20

See calendar below for game schedule.




CCDS Interscholastic Sports Eligibility

Academic Eligibility

  • Students must maintain a 2.0 GPA and not have any failing marks
  • If a student falls below the minimum requirements at the completion of a  grading/progress report period, then he/she will be placed on probationary status for the following two weeks or until eligibility is proven.
  • Probationary status means that a student is still on the team and must attend all practices, but is ineligible to participate in competitions until the student is academically eligible.
  • After a two week probation, if a student is still ineligible, it is the coach’s discretion as to how long the athlete will remain on the team.
  • Coaches/Athletic Director may give a grade/behavior check at any time.  If the results are not satisfactory, this may affect play time.

Behavioral Eligibility

  • Students must show appropriate citizenship in the classroom.
  • Along with the grade check will be a teacher comment section regarding behavior.
  • It will be the coach’s discretion how classroom behavior affects playtime.
  • Serious or prolonged misbehavior may result in removal from the team.
  • Attendance Eligibility
  • If a student is absent from school, he/she is not eligible to play in that day’s game or meet
  • A student who is absent from school for more that three periods of a game day is not eligible to play.
  • A student who is unable or unwilling to participate in PE may not participate in that day’s practice, game, or meet.