Sports & Fitness (Deportes y Fitness)

  • Flag Football Team  

    Boys/Girls Basketball

    Come out and join Washington Co-ed 1/2nd and 3rd grade teams and boys and girls 4th and 5th grade basketball this Winter! Coaches / volunteers are always needed.

    • Grades: 1st/2nd, 3rd (co-ed) and 4th & 5th (separate 4th and 5th grade teams, not co-ed)
    • Practices: Once per week, during the evening in the Washington large gym
    • Games: Sundays for 1st/2nd, 3rd from January 12 - March 1, 2020, and Saturdays from January 11 to Feb. 29th, 2020,
    • Equipment: Jerseys (t-shirts with numbers)
    • Co-ed basketball practices for a combined 1st / 2nd Grade League and 3rd Grade League start the week of November 11, 2019
    • Practices at Washington as currently scheduled (may be subject to some change):
      • 1st/2nd Grade CO-ED– Coaches Tim Corbett & John Kennedy-Farrell (Practice Thursday 6-7pm)
      • 3rd Grade CO-ED– Coach Ryan Foran (Practice Monday 6-7pm)
      • 4th Grade Girls – Coach Tracy Juell (Practice Tuesday 6-7pm)
      • 4th Grade Boys – Coach Mike Dugo (Practice Wednesday 6-7:30)
      • 5th Grade Girls – Coach Christy Foran (Practice Thursday 7-8pm)
      • 5th Grade Boys – Coach Ryan Foran (Practice Monday 7-8:30pm)
      • IF THERE’S NO SCHOOL, THERE’S NO PRACTICE…EXCEPT HALF DAYS!!

    Everybody plays and no experience is necessary!

    How to register:

    Sign up either online at https://apps.cityofevanston.org/webtrac/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/splash.html, or at any Evanston recreation facility.

    Be sure to fill out the Code of Conduct form no matter how you register.

    **Registration codes:
    642834-Q0 for 1st/2nd grade team
    642836-Q0 for the 3rd grade team
    642822-Q0 for 4th grade boys
    642823-Q0 for 5th grade boys
    642824-Q0 for 4th grade girls
    642825-R0 for 5th grade girls.

    Cost is $35 per player (not including jersey) - Scholarships are available from the PTA.

    For questions or to inquire about PTA Scholarships, contact Washington Athletic Director Ryan Foran at rfor23@gmail.com.

    Uniforms

    Jerseys are the same for flag football and basketball so if your child has one already, great. If your child does not have a jersey you can access the Jersey Oorder Form from theDigital Flyers Page. Jerseys are $15.00

    ** JERSEYS CAN BE ORDERED AND PAID FOR ONLINE at https://my.cheddarup.com/c/washington-thunderbird-jersey-orders 

    Registration Deadline: To be announced

    Questions or want to helpcoach? Email Ryan Foran, Athletic Director

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    El programa de básquetbol de 1ro–5to GRADO de Washington comienza la semana del 11/11

    • ¡Las prácticas de los equipos mixtos de básquetbol de una liga combinada de 1ro / 2do grado y de una liga de 3er grado comienzan pronto!  Estamos en busca de un entrenador para el equipo de 1ro/2do grado. Las prácticas en Washington comienzan la semana del 11/11 y tendrán lugar de las 6:00 a las 7:00pm de un día a determinarse. Los partidos serán los DOMINGOS (variadas horas y lugares en Evanston), del 12 de enero al 1ro de marzo de 2020. ¡Todos los niños juegan y no necesitan tener experiencia! 
    • Los equipos de 4to y 5to grado NO son mixtos. Si les interesa ayudar, ofrézcanse para entrenar a los equipos de 4to o 5to grado de niñas. Las prácticas serán en Washington al anochecer una vez por la semana (TBD) a partir del  11/11. Los partidos tendrán lugar los SÁBADOS (variadas horas y lugares en Evanston), del 11 de enero al 29 de febrero de 2020. Nuevamente, ¡todos los niños juegan y se aceptan jugadores sin experiencia!

    Pueden anotarse en línea en https://apps.cityofevanston.org/webtrac/wbwsc/webtrac.wsc/splash.html, o en cualquier sede de Evanston Recreation. Asegúrense de completar el formulario Code of Conduct, no importa cómo se inscriban. Código de registración: 642834-Q0 para los equipos de 1ro/2do grado,  642836-Q0 para los equipos de 3er grado, 642822-Q0 para los equipos de niños de 4to grado, 642823-Q0 para los equipos de 5to grado de niños, 642824-Q0 para los equipos de 4to grado de niñas, y 642825-R0 para los equipos de 5to grado de niñas.

    Costo: $35 por jugador (no incluye el jersey) - Hay becas disponibles a través de la PTA. 

    CTA: Si tienen preguntas o desean información de las becas, contacten con Ryan Foran, director de atletismo de Washington, en rfor23@gmail.com.

     

    Boys & Girls Flag Football (Co-ed)

    Washington has a long history of fielding competitive Flag Football teams! Co-ed (Boys and Girls together) 4th and 5th grade flag football starts in mid-September and coaches / volunteers are always needed. Long-time Washington parent and coach Ryan Foran will continue his role as the Athletic Director for the 2018-19 season.

    • Grades: 4 & 5 (separate, Co-ed 4th and 5th grade teams)
    • Practices: Once / week immediately after school (@ Larimer Park due to Crown Center construction)
    • Games: Once / week on Saturdays 9/22-10/27 (game times will vary from 8AM to 4PM)
    • Equipment: Jerseys (t-shirts with numbers)

    How to register:

    PE Teachers will send hard copies of these forms home with your child during the week following Labor Day. Please return all forms and checks to Ryan’s attention in a timely manner. Scholarships are available via the PTA; please contact Ryan Foran for more information.

    Registration Deadline: Tuesday, Sept. 18 at the end of the school day

    Questions or want to coach: Email Ryan Foran, Athletic Director

     

    Evanston Swims

     “Evanston Swims!” is a water safety education program open to all 2nd graders. Every child is strongly encouraged to participate, even those with advanced swimming skills, as water safety education is a key component of the program. Your child is eligible to receive free swim lessons and water safety education on the seven School Improvement Days following early dismissal. If your child is enrolled in After School Care at the district, this is a free alternative option for Half Day Option Child Care until regular dismissal time. There is not an option for childcare after Evanston Swims! until late pick up time with the district After School Care program.

    • Grade: 2nd
    • 7 sessions (October 3rd, November 7th, December 5th, January 16th, February 6th, March 6th, May 1st.)
    • Equipment: If your child needs a swimsuit, one will be provided through donations from ESCA. 

    Children should bring a lunch to school, and those who receive free and reduced lunch will be provided with a sack lunches. 

    How to register:

    • Registration forms will be distributed in early September for all second graders.
    • Fee: Free

    Transportation:

    Transportation will be provided to and from school. Children will be taken by bus from school to a designated pool site. If your child participates in an after-school program at the YMCA, or another location (ex. Robert Crown, Fleetwood, Chandler, Family Focus), the bus will return them to that after school site at the end of each session.

     


  • Flag Football para Niños y Niñas (Co-ed)

    ¡Washington tiene una historia larga de alinear equipos de flag football competitivo! Flag football co-ed (niños y niñas juntos) para cuarto y quinto grado comienza en septiembre y siempre se necesitan entrenadores / voluntarios. Ryan Foran, padre veterano y entrenador, seguirá su papel como Director Atlético para la temporada 2018-2019.

    • Grados: 4 - 5 (equipos separados de 4º y 5º grado, co-ed)
    • Prácticas: una vez a la semana, inmediatamente después de las clases (en el Parque Larimer debida a la construcción de Crown Center)
    • Partidos: Una vez a la semana los sábados de 9/22 a 10/27 (el horario de las partidas variará entre 8AM a 4PM)
    • Equipo: Un jersey (camiseta con números)

    ¿Como inscribirse:

    Los Maestros de PE mandarán copias imprimidas de estos formularios a casa con su hijo durante la semana después del Día del Trabajador. Favor de entregar todos los formularios y cheques a Ryan de manera puntual. Hay becas disponibles por medio de la PTA; favor de contactar a Ryan Foran para más información.

    La inscripción se cerrará: el martes, 18 de sept. al final del día escolar

    Preguntas o si desean ser entrenadores: mande un correo electrónico a Ryan Foran, Director Atlético

    Básquetbol para niños/niñas

    ¡Participen en el basquetbol de Washington para niños y niñas de cuarto y quinto grado este invierno! Siempre se necesitan entrenadores / voluntarios.

    • Grados: 4 - 5 (equipos separados de 4º y 5º grado, no co-ed)
    • Prácticas: Una vez a la semana, durante la tarde en el gimnasio grande de Washington
    • Partidos: Los sábados comenzando pronto después del año nuevo durante el invierno
    • Equipo: Un jersey (camisetas con números)

    ¿Como inscribirse:

    Los Maestros de PE mandarán copias imprimidas de estos formularios a casa con su hijo durante la semana después del Día del Trabajador. Favor de entregar todos los formularios y cheques a Ryan de manera puntual. Hay becas disponibles por medio de la PTA; favor de contactar a Ryan Foran para más información.

    La inscripción se cerrará: por confirmar

    Preguntas o si desean ser entrenadores: mande un correo electrónico a Ryan Foran, Director Atlético

  • Get Involved:
    Volunteer Your Time

    Flag Football & Basketball Coaches

    Ryan needs coaches! He coached 4th and 5th grade football and basketball and said it was "a very rewarding experience to get to know the kids and watch them develop, not to mention the memories I'll share with my own son." If you don't want to go solo, consider co-coaching.

    Contact Ryan Foran, Athletic Director


    Evanston Swims Volunteers

    Parent volunteers are needed and more information will be provided in the Fall.

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  • Sports & Fitness Clubs

    Sign up for a variety of before and after school clubs and activities, such as: 

    • Actors Gymnasium
    • Basketball 
    • Floor Hockey
    • Taekwon-Do
    • Yoga and more...

    Join a club at Washington ⇒