Lower School Intramurals Program

The intramural programs at Triangle Day School offer Lower School students an opportunity to build athletic skills through recreational activities and cooperation in order to prepare them for their future in sports. Physical exercise and sports play an important role in the life of the school, enriching students’ experiences and enhancing the school community.

For Lower School intramurals-related questions, contact Melissa Cabrera.


Intramurals Calendar

November 2019

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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  • NO GAMES
2
  • All Coordinators
  • OUT: Ethan
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  • Mo
  • Practice: K-1st Boys
6
  • Mercado
  • Practice: 4th-5th Boys
7
  • Cabrera
  • Practice: 3rd-5th Girls
8
  • All Coordinators
  • Game: K-1st Boys
9
  • Cabrera
  • Game: K-2nd Girls
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12
  • Mo
  • Practice: K-1st Boys
13
  • Mercado
  • Practice: 4th-5th Boys
14
  • Cabrera
  • Practice: 3rd-5th Girls
15
  • Mercado & Cabrera
  • Game: K-1st Boys
16
  • Cabrera
  • Game: K-2nd Girls
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19
  • Mo
  • Practice: K-1st Boys
20
  • Mercado
  • Practice: 4th-5th Boys
21
  • Cabrera
  • Practice: 3rd-5th Girls
22
  • All Coordinators
  • πŸ€ Game: K-1st Boys
23
  • Cabrera
  • πŸ€ Game: K-2nd Girls
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Lower School Basketball (K-5th)

Dates: September 23rd-November 23rd

The TDS Lower School Basketball Program is a volunteer-based program that serves all TDS Kindergarten to 5th-grade students and their non-TDS friends. Our program emphasizes skills development, teamwork, sportsmanship, and fun.

PROGRAM FORMAT

Groupings are based on grade level.
Boys age groupings: K-1st, 2nd-3rd, 4th-5th
Girls age groupings:Β  K-2nd and 3rd-5th. (Depending on enrollment, we may use the same groupings as above.)

PRACTICES

Practices are hour-long, one night per week, Monday to Thursday.

Group day time coach
K-2nd Girls Tuesday 6:00 – 7:00 PM Sperandio & TDS Volunteer
3rd-5th Girls Thursday 6:00 – 7:00 PM Boytor & TDS Volunteer
K-1st Boys Tuesday 6:00 – 7:00 PM Wixted & Pultorak
2nd-3rd Boys Thursday 6:00 – 7:00 PM Wilson & Cooney
4th-5th Boys Wednesday 6:00 – 7:00 PM Lefebvre & TDS Volunteer

 

GAMES

Games for the 2019 basketball season will be played on Friday evenings and Saturday mornings, with one game per weekend. An 8-game schedule, along with an initial clinic is planned. Game days and times will be determined before the start of the season.

Group day time
K-2nd Girls (4-on-4) Saturday 9:00 – 10:00 AM
3rd-5th Girls (3-on-3) Friday 7:00 – 8:00 PM
K-1st Boys (4-on-4) Friday 6:00 – 7:00 PM
2nd-3rd Boys (5-on-5) Friday 6:00 – 7:00 PM
4th-5th Boys (5-on-5) Friday 7:00 – 8:00 PM

 

SITE

The TDS Gym will be used for all practices and games.

IMPORTANT DATES

July 19th: Registration Begins
September 20th: Registration deadline
Week of September 16th: Coaches Meeting at TDS Gym (specific date/time is TBD)
Week of September 23rd: Practices begin

REGISTRATION AND FEES

$100.00 per player. Fee includes a T-Shirt.
* TDS families can pay through TADS (billed after submission of this form) or send a check.
* TDS friends send a check payable to:
Triangle Day School
Attn: LS Intramurals
4911 Neal Rd
Durham, NC 27705
* Payment must be received by August 30th.

Cheerleading (Coed 2nd - 5th)

The TDS Cheerleading Program strives to support and promote all aspects of the school including athletics, good sportsmanship, academic excellence, school spirit, and student leadership. Students in grades 2-5 may participate as cheerleaders. This group performs during basketball games, at all-school assemblies, and during major school events, such as the Twister Trot.

TDS Cheerleaders are role models for the school and will be held to a high standard. In particular, cheerleaders are expected to:

  • Strive to do well in all classes
  • Maintain good behavior and follow all school rules
  • Promote school spirit in all areas
  • Have a positive attitude at all practices and events
  • Be respectful to coaches, teachers, administrators, team members, and classmates

Age Range:Β 2nd – 5th
Days:Β Wednesday & Thursday
Times:Β 3:15 – 4:30 PM
Interest meeting:Β September 4th
Length:Β Runs through January
Cost:Β no cost
Contact:Β Elizabeth Hofmann