Student Life

Athletics

Fall Sports Sign Ups are NOW! 

Want to play a sport in the Fall at Aki Kurose? Sign ups are NOW for Ultimate Frisbee & Girl’s Soccer. 

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Link to all Registration Forms : Fill Out Forms

Registration Packets are available in Library, office & gym.

Reminder :  All student-athletes are required to have a physicals completed from your family doctor or from the Kaiser Permanente Clinic at Aki. To make an appointment call at 206-326-2141.  We suggest doing this over the summer. 

Come have fun, make friends, & play a sport! 


Aki Kurose Middle School is a wonderfully diverse school, offering several sports. Any student who wants to participate in a sport will have a chance to learn and play. All teams promote teamwork and togetherness in working towards a common goal. Effort, determination, good sportsmanship and scholarship (2.0 or above GPA) are a must for those wishing to participate in sports.

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Requirements to Participate in Sports

Forms: All forms needed for participation can be found on the district Student-Athlete Forms page.

Physicals : A physical in the last 24 months is required for all sports. The physical is then good for 24 calendar months. Your scholar’s doctor can fill out the SPS physical form based on the last wellness exam or physical if it was within the last 24 months. If your scholar needs a physical, the Aki Kurose Wellness Center here at the school provides them free of charge. An appointment must be made for a sports physical. To make an appointment, call (206) 326-2141.

Health Insurance : A scholar must have health insurance to play a sport. If not covered by a parent/guardian’s insurance plan, insurance can be purchased through SPS at this link: Student Insurance Enrollment.


General Information

Teams: For all sports, there is a Varsity team for more experienced players and a JV team for those learning and/or building skills. Coaches place players on teams based on skill.

Practice Days : Overall, practice days and times for each sport are determined by the coach. Practices are typically twice a week. Practices are scheduled during the week right after school and can fall on any weekday except Wednesday. See individual sports below for specific practice times, which are posted once they are available,

Transportation for games : Please contact Athletic Director dlnelson@seattleschools.org for transportation info during the pandemic.
(Pre-pandemic: A bus is provided by the district to and from games. Players may ride with a parent/guardian if the coach is notified. Parents/guardians are highly encouraged to attend games to support their scholars.)

Transportation after practice : Please contact Athletic Director dlnelson@seattleschools.org


Questions?

Contact Athletic Director: David Nelson  dlnelson@seattleschools.org
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Fall Sports

Important Fall Athletics Dates

September 13 – Start of Middle School Fall Sports

September 25 – First Middle School Sport Competitions

November 13 – End of  Middle School Fall Sports

Ultimate Frisbee

Head Coach: Mike Kaiser –mlkaiser@seattleschools.org

Girls Soccer 

Coach: Dieu Nguyen – dtnguyen@seattleschools.org

Other Fall Sports Programs

FREE Classes 2x/week for 6 weeks!

Middle Schoolers Grade 6-8

Beginner-Intermediate Levels

After School Tues & Thurs. 4:15-5:45PM
Dates: 9/14 – 10/21
Location: Brighton Playfield Tennis Courts

No district bus transportation.  Coach is from Franklin. 

As of 9/15/21 there is still space for 10 more students.

Register Here

SportsInSchools is  a great organization.

Questions: Email christina@sportsinschools.org


Winter Sports

Boys Basketball

Head Coach: Jayvon Nickens –  jtnickens@seattleschools.org
Assistant Coach: Rodrick Stewart

Girls Basketball

Head Coach: Marcus Bradford
Assistant Coach: Hannah Roberts


Spring Sports

Boys Soccer

Head coach:TBD (To Be Determined)

Girls Volleyball

Coach:TBD (To Be Determined)

Track (Boys & Girls)

Coach: TBD (To Be Determined)