OMS Athletics





CONCUSSION TESTING

Concussion testing for OMS Student Athletes will take place on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at 3:00 p.m., at Orion Middle School.  There is no cost for the testing.



REQUIREMENTS FOR  5th, 6th, 7th & 8th GRADE SPORTS

2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR


Before a student may participate in an extracurricular activity, they must be registered online through 8 to18. Registration for all activities can be done at one time.In addition, any fees must be paid. This can also be done online through 8 to 18. Students must also have a current physical on file. Athletic physicals are valid for 13 months and physicals required for students entering 6th grade meet this requirement.


Registration can be accessed through the OMS web page under: Online Athletic Registration - OMS


If you have problems accessing these materials, please let the office know.  Thank you.


The following are required as part of the registration:

  1. A CURRENT PHYSICAL FOR 2018-2019

  2. PERMISSION/WAIVER FORMS

  3. RULES

  4. CONCUSSION FORM

  5. $50 PARTICIPATION FEE PER SPORT  (There is a cap of $100/student; $300/family.)

     

CROSS COUNTRY ~ BY AUGUST 1 ~ 6TH, 7TH, & 8TH GRADE

FOOTBALL ~ BY AUGUST 1 ~ 7TH & 8TH  GRADE

GIRLS BASKETBALL ~ BY AUGUST 1 ~ 7TH & 8TH GRADE

CHEERLEADING ~ BY  OCTOBER  1 ~ 7TH & 8TH GRADE

BOYS BASKETBALL ~ BY OCTOBER 1 ~ 7TH & 8TH GRADE

WRESTLING ~ BY NOVEMBER 1 ~ 5TH, 6TH, 7TH & 8TH GRADE

VOLLEYBALL ~ BY DECEMBER  1 ~ 7TH & 8TH GRADE

TRACK ~ BY MARCH  1 ~ 6TH, 7TH & 8TH GRADE

JIM PARRY, ATHLETIC DIRECTOR



FOOTBALL ORDER INFORMATION

APRIL 2018


DEAR PARENTS:


AGAIN THIS YEAR WE WILL BE ORDERING WHITE PRACTICE JERSEYS FOR FOOTBALL. THE COST OF THE JERSEY WILL BE $ 25.00.

I WILL NEED THE SIZE OF THE JERSEY AND NAME (LAST NAME) YOU WANT ON THE BACK. ALL ITEMS WILL HOPEFULLY BE SHIPPED IN AUGUST AND GIVEN OUT AT EQUIPMENT ISSUE.

WE WILL ALSO HAVE EQUIPMENT BAGS MADE OF CANVAS. THIS CAN BE USED TO CARRY AND HOLD THEIR  EQUIPMENT. THE BAG WILL INCLUDE THE PLAYER’S NAME ON IT. THE COST OF THE BAG WILL BE $ 40.00.  

WE WILL ORDER SWEATSHIRTS AND T-SHIRTS AFTER PRACTICE STARTS, SO BE WATCHING FOR THE INFORMATION.

MAKE ALL CHECKS PAYABLE TO ORION MIDDLE SCHOOL. MONEY AND ORDERS WILL BE DUE BY MAY 14 OR EARLIER.  CHECKS WILL NOT BE CASHED UNTIL THE END OF MAY.

WE WOULD RECOMMEND BOYS TO PURCHASE SHOES EARLY, SO THEY CAN GET THEM BROKE IN.  DICKS (TALK TO MARK KIMBALL) HAVE SAID THEY WOULD BE HAPPY IF YOU WOULD GIVE THEM A TRY.

EQUIPMENT WILL BE ISSUED ON AUGUST 9  , IN THE MIDDLE SCHOOL GYM. PARENTS ARE WELCOME TO COME AND HELP.  PARENTS NIGHT WILL BE AUGUST 6 . FIRST PRACTICE WILL BE AUGUST 13 AFTER SCHOOL FOR ABOUT 2 ½ HOURS.  ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST HAVE ON FILE A PHYSICAL (MUST BE DATED AFTER MAY 2018),PERMISSION FORMS ,RULES, CONCESSION FORM AND $50 FEE PAID BEFORE PRACTICE STARTS.  ALL FORMS ARE ON THE SCHOOL WEBSITE. ORION MIDDLE SCHOOL ATHLETICS 8 TO 18.

AT EQUIPMENT ISSUE WE WILL HAVE MOUTHPIECES AVAILABLE.

ALL ORDERS AFTER MAY 14 WILL COST MORE.  

SINCERELY,

BRAD CIRKS, BRIAN BAGBY, BRANDY TAETS,  OMS FOOTBALL COACHES



PLAYER’S NAME:____________________________________________________

PARENT OR GUARDIAN  SIGNATURE :__________________________________


PHONE NUMBER:  ______________________  EMAIL: ___________________________  


ADDRESS: ________________________________________________________


COST:    WHITE PRACTICE JERSEY

              

                       $25    SIZE                NAME


                                                       MED            ____________________________________

                                                      XL                 ____________________________________


                                                      XXL               ______________________________________



                GAME BAG

                      $40                ________________________________________



PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO ORION MIDDLE SCHOOL.  NO ORDERS WILL BE TAKEN AFTER THE ORDER IS SENT ON JUNE 1.  REMEMBER ORDERS ARE DUE MAY 14TH OR EARLIER.

SINCERELY

BRAD CIRKS, BRIAN BAGBY, BRANDY TAETS,  OMS FOOTBALL COACHES




 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.

GO CHARGERS!!!