OMS ATHLETIC REQUIREMENTS: Any 6th, 7th, or 8th grade boy or girl who is planning to go out for middle school sports next school year (2017-2018), (this includes 5th graders who are planning to go out for wrestling), must have the following forms completed and turned in before tryouts or the first practice:
1. School physical on IESA/IHSA form. (Remember, physicals only last one year from date of issue.) (Athletic physicals are available on Tuesday, May 23, at OMS, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Cost is $5 cash.)
2. OMS waiver and permission form
3. Concussion form
4. OMS athletic rules packet
5. Athletic participation fee
All of these forms are available on this website (please see upper left hand corner of this page "OMS Athletic Forms") or may be picked up in the OMS office.
ORION MIDDLE SCHOOL SUMMER BOYS' BASKETBALL LEAGUE: OMS is again offering a summer basketball league for boys entering 6th, 7th, or 8th grade next school year. Please click here for additional information and registration form.
7TH & 8TH GRADE FOOTBALL INFORMATION FOR FALL 2017: Attached please find important information concerning 7th and 8th grade football for the Fall of 2017. Information includes practice jersey and equipment bag ordering information (due by May 14), a list of required forms to be completed prior to participating, important dates, football equipment issue dates, and the 2017 OMS football game schedule. Please click here for OMS football information.
SPORTING EVENT ADDRESSES:
Key: BBB = boys' basketball; FB = football; GBB = girls' basketball; TR = track; VB = volleyball; WR = wrestling)
ALWOOD (VB, BBB, GBB, TR): 301 East 5th Avenue, Woodhull 61490
ANNAWAN (VB, BBB, GBB): 501 West South Street, Annawan 61234
CAMBRIDGE (VB & GBB): 300 South West Street, Cambridge 61238
CANTON (WR): 1001 North Main Street, Canton 61526
CHURCHILL (VB & GBB): 905 Maple Avenue, Galesburg 61401
COSTA (BBB): 2726 Costa Drive, Galesburg 61401
ERIE (WR & TR): 500 5th Avenue, Erie 61250
GALESBURG (WR & TR): High School, 1135 West Fremont Street, Galesburg 61401
GALVA (BBB & GBB): 224 Morgan Road, Galva 61436
GENESEO (BBB & GBB): 333 East Ogden Avenue, Geneseo 61254
ILLINI BLUFFS (WR): 212 N Taylor Street, Glasford 61532
KNOXVILLE (BBB, GBB, VB): 701 E Mill Street, Knoxville 61448; (FB & TR): end of Mill Street; (WR): Woolsey Mabel Elementary, 106 Pleasant Avenue, Knoxville 61448
KEWANEE CENTRAL (VB, BBB, GBB & WR): 215 East Central Boulevard, Kewanee 61443
MACOMB (WR): 1525 South Johnson Street, Macomb 61455
MAHOMET-SEYMOUR (WR): 201 West State Street, Mahomet 61853
MERCER COUNTY (FB, VB, BBB & GBB): N Washington Street, Joy 61260; (WR): Mercer County Intermediate School, Aledo 61231
MONMOUTH/ROSEVILLE (FB, VB, BBB, GBB): 200 East Gosett Street, Roseville 61473; (TR): N Sunny Lane Park Drive, Monmouth 61462
MORRISON JR HIGH (WR): Academic Drive, Morrison 61276
RIVERDALE MIDDLE SCHOOL (TR & WR): 9822 256th Street N, Port Byron 61275
ROCKRIDGE (BBB, FB, GBB, TR, VB, WR): 14110 134th Avenue West, Taylor Ridge 61284
SHERRARD (BBB, FB, GBB, TR, VB, WR): 4701 176th Avenue, Sherrard 61281
STARK COUNTY (BBB & TR): 418 South Franklin Street, Toulon 61283; (GBB): 300 West VanBuren, Wyoming 61491 (gym is in back)
UNITED (VB, BBB, GBB): 2140 Illinois 135, Monmouth 61462
WETHERSFIELD (FB, VB, BBB, GBB, TR): 439 Willard Street, Kewanee 61443
OMS GYM USAGE: The use of the OMS gym for outside groups begins at 6:00 p.m., due to school team practices. Also, there is a one-hour limit per night, per group, so that we may accommodate all groups requesting gym time. Thank you for your cooperation!
Complete schedules for Orion Middle School events can be found online at http://il.8to18.com/OrionMS
Athletic announcements and photos may also be viewed on this site. We encourage you to visit the site and get connected to OMS.
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