Parent Information

This section provides current families with useful documents, forms, team registration link, college information, and more.  Visit back often as this page will be updated on a consistent basis.

2020-2021 MS Sports

MS Spring Season – Online registrations are due Tuesday, April 6th!

At this time, MS Spring sports remain tentative. In the event that a spring season is offered,  click here to register all new and returning athletes by Tuesday, April 6th.  Although late registrations are accepted through the start of the season, missing the deadline may delay your child’s eligibility to start.

Anticipated MS spring sport start dates appear below. Dates are subject to change.

  • Monday, April 12th: Girls’ Soccer (Grades 7/8), Coed Tennis (Grades 5-8), Coed Track (Grades 5-8)
  • Saturday, April 17th: Coed Golf (Grades 5-8)

General Information

  • For a complete list of sports by season, click Middle School (Grade 5-8).
  • Click Athletics Calendar, to view current season practice and competition schedules, download a mobile app and subscribe to or update Notify Me preferences. Schedules are subject to change.

MS Athletics Eligibility

  • Online registration is required for all new and returning athletes
  • A Health Physical Form must be filed either electronically on the Athletic Team Registration portal or with the school Health Office
  • Physical exams dated on or after April 1, 2019 are valid for the 2020/2021 school year
  • Physical Extension Form: Eligible students may file this form to extend their previously filed physical form. See form for details.
  • Parents and athletes are required to review the Concussion Fact Sheet. To comply with Wisconsin Concussion laws, parents and students review and electronically sign a Concussion Acknowledgement form during online registration

Athletic Team Registration Site

Click on the image below to access the Athletic Team Registration (ATR) portal to set up your family athletic account and register your child for all MS and US team sports.  Note, the ATR is an independent system that does not communicate with PowerSchool. 

 

This section provides current families with useful documents, forms, team registration link, college information, and more.  Visit back often as this page will be updated on a consistent basis.

2020-2021 US Sports

US Spring Sports – Online registrations are due Monday, April 5th!

For general information, click here to access the most current 2020-2021 US School Athletics Bulletin and scroll down to Step 2 – Division Specific Information. Continue to scroll down until you locate the link. 

Although late registrations are accepted through the start of the season, missing the deadline may delay your child’s eligibility to start.  Registrations received after the start of the season require Athletic Director and Head Coach approval.

Spring Sport Season Start Dates appear below. Dates are subject to change.  Click here to review WIAA Return to Spring Sport Considerations.

  • Monday, April 19th: Baseball, Boys’ Golf and Boys’ & Girls’ Track
  • Monday, April 26th: Girls’ Soccer
  • Monday, May 3rd: Boys’ Tennis

2021 Spring Sport Virtual Preseason Meeting Release Date: April 12th

Due to COVID, the all sport preseason meeting is VIRTUAL!  The 2021 Spring Sport Preseason Meeting slideshow will be released via email on April 12th to all registered athletes as this date.  All spring sport participating athletes and one parent/guardian are required to electronically submit their respective Student Google Form and Parent/Guardian Google Form by the due date noted in the presentation.  The Athletic Office will email the same forms to all late registrants. 

General Information

  • Click here to review the Post COVID Positive Return to Play protocol.
  • For a complete list of sports by season, click Upper School (Gr. 9-12)
  • Click Athletics Calendar, to view current season practice and competition schedules, download a mobile app and subscribe to or update Notify Me preferences. Schedules are subject to change.

US Athletics Eligibility

  • Online registration is required for new and returning athletes and managers
  • Physical exams completed on or after April 1, 2019 are valid for the 2020/2021 school year
  • WIAA Medical Eligibility Form is required for all students new to Prairie and first time athletes.
  • WIAA COVID Positive Graduated return to Play Checklist 
  • WIAA Medical Clearance Form (For sports participation after positive test or symptoms of COVID)
  • For the 2020-2021 school year only, freshman rising from Prairie’s Middle School and returning high school athletes may be eligible to file a WIAA Physical Extension Form: See form for details.
  • The school Health Physical Form is in addition to the WIAA Medical Eligibility Form.
  • Please file all health related forms electronically on the ATR portal and retain the original for your records.
  • NOTE:  Health forms will be rejected and the student will not be cleared to practice or compete if the exam date is omitted, expired, post-dated and/or if required signatures are missing.
  • Each athlete and at least one parent are required to attend the pre-season meeting for their chosen sport(s) and season(s)

Athletic Team Registration Site

Click on the image below to access the Athletic Team Registration (ATR) portal to set up your family athletic account and register your child for all MS and US team sports.  Note, the ATR is an independent system that does not communicate with PowerSchool. 

 

US Athletic Exam Forms and WIAA Links

 US Athletic Trainer

Kayla Zeno, Midwest Orthopedic Sports Medicine
Affiliated with Ascension
Email:  kzeno@prairieschool.com
Training Room:  262.752.2603

Each athlete must complete baseline concussion testing annually. Contact Kayla Zeno to schedule your test prior to the start of your first season of the school year.

Letter Jacket

Click on the image below for information about Prairie letter jackets. In-store inventory is limited. Note, orders may take several weeks to arrive.

College Links

Each year, we see more and more of our student-athletes seeking information on opportunities to participate in college-athletics.  We have dedicated this section to providing you resources that will allow you access to valuable information about the types of programs and the steps involved in seeking opportunities to play at the collegiate level. This page will continue to evolve and we hope to add sample resumes as well as alumni collegiate athletes’ comments on their college athletic experience.  As always, we encourage families to contact their Head Coach.  Working with the Prairie College Counseling Office  and our coaches, we will assist you in this process.  However, these opportunities cannot exist without the effort and energy of the family.

NATIONAL STUDENT CLEARINGHOUSE

The National Student Clearinghouse, a non-profit organization, is the nation’s trusted source for student degree and enrollment verification. Any student pursuing college athletics, at any level, must register with the Clearinghouse.  The Upper School College Admissions Office can help you complete this process. Through the Clearinghouse verification reporting solutions, they help educational institutions improve efficiency, reduce costs and workload, and enhance the quality-of-service they provide to their students and alumni, lending institutions, employers, and other organizations. For more information go to 

NATIONAL COLLEGE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION (NCAA)

  • The NCAA oversees 88 championships in 23 sports. There are more than 400,000 student-athletes competing in three divisions at over 1,000 colleges and universities within the NCAA. For more information go to www.ncaa.org.

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF INTERCOLLEGIATE ATHLETICS (NAIA)

  • The association provides exclusive opportunities for over 60,000 young men and women to achieve academically while competing for the love of the game. NAIA member institutions award millions of dollars through athletic aid to eligible student-athletes and create an environment where competitive athletics, academic excellence and Champions of Character walk hand in hand.

NATIONAL JUNIOR COLLEGE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION (NJCAA)

  • The purpose of the NJCAA is to promote and foster junior college athletics on intersectional and national levels so that results will be consistent with the total educational program of its member colleges.

RECRUITING REALITIES

  • by Jack H. Renkens Jack Renkens’ book, Recruiting Realities, is a valuable resource and can be obtained using the information below. Recruiting realities was developed to provide student-athletes and their families with an educational resource about the collegiate athletic recruiting process.