DSST: Stapleton Middle School provides a program that fosters participation and enjoyment of interscholastic team competition. The athletic program emphasizes high levels of skill, strategies, teamwork, good sportsmanship, school spirit, character building and fun. The goal of middle school athletics is to provide a program that supports the development of positive student habits and produce well rounded student athletes that are prepared for the academic and athletic demands of high school.
In the Middle School we offer the following interscholastic competitive sports:
• Boys and Girls Soccer
• Boys and Girls Basketball
• Boys and Girls Cross Country
• Girls Volleyball
• Boys Baseball
* Flag Football
The athletic program is an integral part of DSST's curriculum and emphasizes the school's core values. Through playing sports the students will develop their physical, social and mental skills that will directly transfer into the classroom and be with them throughout their lives. Student athletes must remain in good academic standing in order to be able to participate in athletics and all school rules and policies apply to athletics.
DSST Stapleton Middle school is a member of the Frontier Athletic League that includes the following schools. The Academy, Adams City, Bennett, Clear Creek, Fitzsimmons, KIPP, Kearney, Pinnacle, and Sheridan Middle Schools.
Registration for the upcoming 2016-2017 athletic seasons will be coming shortly. Check back July 15th to register your son or daughter on a sports team for the fall, winter, or spring seasons.