*Any 7th or 8th grader choosing to participate in a school-sponsored sport must have a current physical on file with the school nurse, RN.
*Your physical must be turned in before you are allowed to try out, practice, or play.
*OPS offers physicals by appointment at the following School-Based Health Centers:
3775 Curtis Avenue
King Science Magnet Middle
3720 Florence Boulevard
1311 N. 24th Street
Northwest High Magnet School
8204 Crown Point Avenue
*Physicals are also available at:
Charles Drew Health Center
2915 Grant Street
* Cost for physicals are based on family income.
*All students must have medical insurance to participate in inter-school athletics.
*Parents/Guardians must provide Insurance Company Name and Policy Number.
*OPS offers an Athletic Benefit Injury Plan. Plan brochures can be found in the main office.
*All students must have a McMillan Magnet Center Sports Activity Card to participate in inter-school athletics.
*Activity cards may be paid for/purchased through the main office.
McMillan Sport Seasons
& Cross Country
*Boys’ Basketball, Girls’ Swim
*Girls’ Basketball, Boys’ Swim,
*Track, Girls’ & Boys’ Soccer
*All middle school students participating in, or who plan to participate in sports, must maintain a passing grade in every class during that sport’s season.
OPS policy: “No pass, no play.” Grades will be checked weekly by coaches or athletic office.
*Regular school attendance is required to practice or play in sporting events:
-Students must attend a minimum of a half day to participate in a sporting event.
-Students who are suspended, assigned to ISS, or are truant will not participate in sporting events on that specific date.
*Regular attendance is required for all practices.
-Students who have more than 3 unexcused absences from practices will be removed from the team.
*Practice will conclude at 5:00 p.m. unless otherwise specified by the coach.
*After practice, students may do the following:
-Leave with their parents/guardians or walk home.
-Go Lion’s Pride (after school program) to wait for the Late Bus. Students must have proper paperwork to go to the Lion’s Pride Program.