AMOS & CELIA HEILICHER MINNEAPOLIS JEWISH DAY SCHOOL

Heilicher Athletics

After-school sports are a fun and energetic way to learn new skills, make friends, and show your Heilicher spirit. We offer a variety of sports to continue your child’s learning and development outside of the classroom. In every sport, we emphasize teamwork, self-confidence, and leadership, along with athletics skills and game strategy.


Fall 2019 Athletics

CO-ED K-2 BIKE SKILLS

ENTRY LEVEL BIKE SKILLS

AUGUST 26 - OCTOBER 24, 2019
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
Before August 16: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before August 16: $130
One Day standard price: $180

The grades K-2 Heilicher Lions beginner group will practice body positioning, shifting, braking, cornering, ascending, and descending techniques with the goal of progressing to the Heilicher Lions Development Team. We will bike on paths adjacent to Heilicher and the Sabes JCC. Helmets and bikes required.*

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

*Several helmets and bikes of various sizes are available to students needing equipment support on a first come, first served basis.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

 

CO-ED 2-5 MTN BIKING

FUN-DAMENTALS OF MOUNTAIN BIKING

AUGUST 26 - OCTOBER 24, 2019
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
Before August 16: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before August 16: $130
One Day standard price: $180

The grades 2-5 Heilicher Lions development team will practice body positioning, shifting, braking, cornering, ascending, and descending techniques with the goal of riding sections of the single track trail at Theodore Wirth Park, located adjacent to Heilicher and the Sabes JCC. Helmets and bikes required.*

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

*Several helmets and bikes of various sizes are available to students needing equipment support on a first come, first served basis.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

 

CO-ED K-8 TENNIS

GRADES K-2

AUGUST 26 - OCTOBER 24, 2019
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
(SPORTS COURT @ SABES JCC)

Before August 16: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before August 16: $130
One Day standard price: $180

K-2 after-school tennis starts with the fundamentals through fun games and drills. With continued practice, students will develop the techniques and skills needed to become true tennis players. Indoor gym space will be used, when available, for rain days.

 

GRADES 3-4

AUGUST 26 - OCTOBER 24, 2019
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
(SPORTS COURT @ SABES JCC)

Before August 16: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before August 16: $130
One Day standard price: $180

Grades 3-4 tennis players will sharpen skills and learn scoring and game play. Indoor gym space will be used, when available, for rain days.

 

GRADES 5-8

AUGUST 26 - OCTOBER 24, 2019
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:45 P.M.*
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:45 P.M.*
(Participants will play at an area park TBD)

Before August 16: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before August 16: $130
One Day standard price: $180

The 5-8 Heilicher tennis team will focus on tennis fundamentals and allow students to practice game play. Students will practice every day the first week of the season. Practices will be at parks in Golden Valley. Indoor gym space will be used, when available, for rain days.

*Players require carpool to/from area courts with 5:45 p.m. pick up.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

 

CO-ED 5-6 SOCCER

AUGUST 26 - OCTOBER 30, 2019
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
Before August 16: $195

Standard Price: $250

The 5-6 Heilicher Lions soccer team is part of the League of Independent School Teams (LIST). Students will spend practice times improving their skills through drills and scrimmages in preparation for intra-league games. Both practices and games will fall on Mondays and Wednesdays.

MINIMUM OF 11 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

CO-ED 7-8 SOCCER

AUGUST 27 - OCTOBER 29, 2019
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
Before August 16: $195

Standard Price: $250

The 7-8 Heilicher Lions soccer team is part of the South Side Youth Organization (SSYO). Students will develop skills through drills and scrimmages in preparation for intra-league games. Both practices and games will fall on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please note, while the Heilicher team is co-ed, the other teams in the SSYO are all-male. We encourage all seventh and eighth graders to participate.

MINIMUM OF 13 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

Winter 2019-2020 Athletics

CO-ED K-4 SOCCER

GRADES K-2 CO-ED SOCCER
NOVEMBER 5, 2019 - JANUARY 7, 2020

TUESDAYS 3:30 - 4:30 P.M.
Before October 18: $130

Standard Price: $180

K-2 after-school soccer offers a solid introduction to the sport. Students work on ball skills, teamwork, and sportsmanship through drills and games.

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

GRADES 3-4 CO-ED SOCCER
NOVEMBER 7, 2019 - JANUARY 9, 2020
THURSDAYS 3:30 - 4:30 P.M.
Before October 18: $130

Standard Price: $180

In 3-4 after-school soccer, students will develop their dribbling, passing, shooting, and defensive and offensive skills. Teamwork and sportsmanship are emphasized.

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

CO-ED 5-6 HOOPS

NOVEMBER 4, 2019 - FEBRUARY 5, 2020
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
Before October 18: $225

Standard Price: $275

The 5-6 Heilicher Lions basketball team is a great way to get some exercise and build character after school. Students will spend practice times improving their skills and demonstrate them during games. Both practices and games will fall on Mondays and Wednesdays.

The 5-6 Heilicher Lions basketball team is part of the League of Independent School Teams (LIST).

MINIMUM OF 8 STUDENTS REQUIRED TO START A TEAM. 

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

CO-ED 7 HOOPS

NOVEMBER 5, 2019 - FEBRUARY 27, 2020
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
Before October 18: $225

Standard Price: $275

The grade 7 Heilicher Lions basketball team works through drills, strategy, and game play to develop strength of mind and body. Both practices and games will fall on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Please note, while the Heilicher team is Co-Ed, the other teams in the SSYO are all-male. We encourage all seventh-grade students to participate. 

MINIMUM OF 8 STUDENTS REQUIRED TO START A TEAM. 

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

CO-ED 8 HOOPS

NOVEMBER 5, 2019 - FEBRUARY 27, 2020
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
Before October 18: $225

Standard Price: $275

The grade 8 Heilicher Lions basketball team makes playing hoops fun and rewarding. Both practices and games will fall on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Please note, while grade 8 Heilicher basketball team is Co-Ed, the other teams in the South Side Youth Organization (SSYO) are all-male. We encourage all eighth grade students to participate. 

MINIMUM OF 8 STUDENTS REQUIRED TO START A TEAM. 

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

Mid-Winter 2020 Athletics

CO-ED K-2 HOOPS

JANUARY 14 - MARCH 17, 2020
TUESDAYS 3:30 - 4:30 P.M
Before December 20: $130

Standard Price: $180

K-2 after-school basketball offers a chance to learn to dribble, shoot, pass, and more. Teamwork and sportsmanship are emphasized.

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

 

 

CO-ED 3-4 HOOPS

JANUARY 16 - MARCH 19, 2020
THURSDAYS 3:30 - 4:30 P.M.
Before December 20: $130

Standard Price: $180

Lower school Heilicher Lions basketball offers more than just the basics of hoops. It's a great way to build character, practice teamwork, and make friends across grades.

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

 

CO-ED 5-6 VOLLEYBALL

FEBRUARY 19 - MAY 4, 2020
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
Before February 6: $200

Standard Price: $250

The grades 5-6 Lions volleyball team will participate in the League of Independent School Teams (LIST). Practice on Mondays with games on Wednesdays.

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

 

CO-ED 7-8 VOLLEYBALL

MARCH 10 - MAY 7, 2020
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
Before February 6: $200

Standard Price: $250

The grades 7-8 Lions volleyball team will participate in the League of Independent School Teams (LIST). Games on Tuesdays and/or Thursdays.

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

Spring 2020 Athletics

CO-ED K-8 TENNIS

GRADES K-2 TENNIS
APRIL 20 - JUNE 10, 2020

MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
(SPORT COURT @ SABES JCC)
Before March 19: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 19: $130
One Day Standard Price: $180

K-2 after-school tennis starts with the fundamentals through fun games and drills. With continued practice, your child will develop the techniques and skills needed to become a true tennis player. Indoor gym space will be used, when available, for rain days.

 

GRADES 3-4 TENNIS
APRIL 20 - JUNE 10, 2020

MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M. 
(SPORT COURT @ SABES JCC)

Before March 19: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 19: $130
One Day Standard Price: $180

Grades 3-4 tennis players will sharpen skills and learn scoring and game play. Indoor gym space will be used, when available, for rain days.

 

GRADES 5-8 TENNIS
APRIL 20 - JUNE 10, 2020

MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:45 P.M.*
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:45 P.M.*
(At offsite area park TBD)

Before March 19: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 19: $130
One Day Standard Price: $180

The 5-8 Heilicher tennis team will focus on tennis fundamentals and allow students to practice game play. Students will practice every day the first week of the season. Practices will be at an offsite area park.

*Requires carpool to and parent pick up at an offsite area park TBD.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

CO-ED K-2 BIKING

APRIL 20 - JUNE 10, 2020 
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30–5:30 P.M.
OR TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30–5:30 P.M.

Before March 19: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 19: $130
One Day Standard Price: $180


The grades K-2 Heilicher Lions beginner group will practice body positioning, shifting, braking, cornering, ascending, and descending techniques with the goal of progressing to the Heilicher Lions Development Team. We will bike on paths adjacent to Heilicher and the Sabes JCC.

Helmets and bikes required.*

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

*Several helmets and bikes of various sizes are available to students needing equipment support on a first come, first served basis.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

CO-ED 2-5 MTN BIKING

APRIL 20 - JUNE 10, 2020
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30–5:30 P.M.
OR TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30–5:30 P.M.
Before March 19: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 19: $130
One Day Standard Price: $180


The grades 2-4 Heilicher Lions development team will practice body positioning, shifting, braking, cornering, ascending, and descending techniques with the goal of riding sections of the single track trail at Theodore Wirth Park, located adjacent to Heilicher and the Sabes JCC.

Helmets and mountain bikes required.*

MINIMUM OF 6 REGISTRANTS IS REQUIRED FOR THE PROGRAM TO START.

*Several helmets and mountain bikes of various sizes are available to students needing equipment support on a first come, first served basis.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.

CO-ED 5-8 ULTIMATE

APRIL 21 - JUNE 2, 2020
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
& SUNDAYS* TBA

Before February 6: $200
Standard Price: $250


The 5-8 Heilicher ultimate frisbee team will work on improving skills and speed. Practices on Tuesdays and Thursdays and games on Sundays in the Minnesota Middle School Ultimate League.

*Requires carpool to/from Sunday games.

No after-school sports on early dismissal or no school days.



Heilicher Athletics Schedule

Month, Week, or Day view selectors
December 2019
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat/Sun
Mon, Nov 25
Tue, Nov 26
Wed, Nov 27
Thu, Nov 28
Fri, Nov 29
Sat, Nov 30
Sun, Dec 1
Mon, Dec 2
Tue, Dec 3
K-2 Soccer Practice
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7-8 Basketball Practice
-
Wed, Dec 4
Thu, Dec 5
3-4 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball Practice
-
Fri, Dec 6
Sat, Dec 7
Sun, Dec 8
Mon, Dec 9
5-6 Basketball Practice
-
Tue, Dec 10
K-2 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball vs Holy Family
-
Wed, Dec 11
Thu, Dec 12
3-4 Soccer Practice
-
Fri, Dec 13
Sat, Dec 14
Sun, Dec 15
Mon, Dec 16
5-6 Basketball Practice
-
Tue, Dec 17
K-2 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball Practice
-
Wed, Dec 18
Thu, Dec 19
3-4 Soccer Practice
-
Fri, Dec 20
Sat, Dec 21
Sun, Dec 22
Mon, Dec 23
Tue, Dec 24
Wed, Dec 25
Thu, Dec 26
Fri, Dec 27
Sat, Dec 28
Sun, Dec 29
Mon, Dec 30
Tue, Dec 31
Wed, Jan 1
Thu, Jan 2
Fri, Jan 3
Sat, Jan 4
Sun, Jan 5

Calendar & Category Legend:

  • Heilicher Athletics
    • Boys 7-8 Basketball
    • 5-6 Basketball White
    • Girls 7-8 Basketball
    • K-2 Basketball
    • 3-4 Basketball
    • 5-6 Volleyball
    • 7-8 Volleyball
    • K-2 Tennis
    • 3-4 Tennis
    • 5-8 Ultimate
    • 5-6 Soccer
    • Boys 6-7-8 Soccer
    • Girls 6-7-8 Soccer
    • K-2 Soccer
    • 3-4 Soccer
    • 5-6 Basketball Blue
    • K-2 Bike Skills
    • 2-5 FUN Mountain Biking
    • 5-8 Tennis
    • Boys 7-8 Soccer
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The extra-curricular options are so broad! There really was something for everyone!

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I loved being on the sports teams at Heilicher. They were fun and not too pressure-filled. I felt more comfortable going out for sports in high school, which was a great way to meet new people!

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