It’s spring, so that must mean it’s baseball season, here on LI and across the country. Feeling a little baseball fever? Then join us for a special Friends Academy trip to see the LI Ducks square off against the Maryland Blue Crabs on Sunday, May 6th at 1:35 p.m. $10/ticket, first come, first serve.
Contact FA Athletic Director Alan Quackenbush to purchase tickets.
With the weather impacting the start of the spring schedules, many games and contests will be re-scheduled. Please check the website for the most up-to-date schedules and sign up for notifications from Schedule Star when changes occur….directions are on the Athletics webpage!
Our LS Jump Rope For Heart fundraiser for the American Heart Association took place on Feb. 15th. Students obtained pledges for the most number of jumps they could do in 8 minutes. In addition, the week-long event promoted how exercise and nutrition impact heart health, through the introduction of jump rope skills and other activities related to cardiovascular fitness! When all of the pledges were collected and counted, we raised an impressive total of $1360!
Saturday, March 17th
(Rain or shine)
8:30 AM – Registration
9:00 AM – 5K Run or Walk start
Suggested donation of $10
All proceeds benefit the Brian J. Hom Scholarship Fund
Our LS Jump Rope For Heart fundraiser took place on Feb. 15th and has currently raised $776 for the American Heart Association, with pledges still coming in. Students obtained pledges for the most number of jumps they could do in 8 minutes. In addition, the week-long event promoted how exercise and nutrition impact heart health, through the introduction of jump rope skills and other activities related to cardiovascular fitness!
This week, Lower School students will be bringing home a letter and pledge sheets this week for our Jump Rope for Heart (JRFH) event on Thursday, Feb. 15th. Look out for it and help support our LS students!
Under the Lights North Shore and Friends Academy are partnering in order to offer a special spring season Flag Football program for kids in Kindergarten through 8th grade.
The league will operate on Sunday afternoons and the cost is $125 per player. Under Armour Apparel will be provided and all games will be played at Friends Academy.
Winter II interim forms for the Middle School are now live on Magnus Health and required for all students playing a Winter II Sport. Due by this Thursday, Jan. 11. The Middle School Winter Season II begins Tues. Jan. 16.
We wish all of our winter athletes the best of luck!
The girls inaugural Swish for a Cure Basketball Classic raised $1,500 to be donated to the Jimmy V Foundation, dedicated to funding research to fight cancer….congratulations!
A message about the life-transformational power of sports in “Keep Playing.”
Spring sports are in full swing….come out and catch a game, match or meet; check the website for the schedule of games!