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.


Winter 2018-2019 Athletics

CO-ED K-4 SOCCER

GRADES K-2 CO-ED SOCCER
NOVEMBER 6, 2018 - JANUARY 8, 2019

TUESDAYS 3:30 - 4:30 P.M.
Before October 16: $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. 
*MAXIMUM 16 participants

GRADES 3-4 CO-ED SOCCER
NOVEMBER 8, 2018 - JANUARY 10, 2019
THURSDAYS 3:30 - 4:30 P.M.
Before October 16: $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.
*MAXIMUM 16 participants

CO-ED 5-6 HOOPS

NOVEMBER 5, 2018 - FEBRUARY 11, 2019
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
Before October 16: $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).

BOYS 7-8 HOOPS

NOVEMBER 6, 2018 - MARCH 5, 2019
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
Before October 16: $225

Standard Price: $275

The boys 7-8 Heilicher Lions basketball team makes playing hoops fun and rewarding. Both practices and games will fall on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The 7-8 Heilicher Boys basketball team is part of the South Side Youth Organization (SSYO).

Mid-Winter 2019 Athletics

CO-ED K-2 HOOPS

JANUARY 15 - MARCH 28, 2019
TUESDAYS 3:30 - 4:30 P.M
Before December 25: $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.
*MAXIMUM 16 participants

CO-ED 3-4 HOOPS

JANUARY 17 - MARCH 21, 2019
THURSDAYS 3:30 - 4:30 P.M.
Before December 25: $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.
*MAXIMUM 16 participants

CO-ED 5-6 VOLLEYBALL

FEBRUARY 13 - MAY 6, 2019
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.

CO-ED 7-8 VOLLEYBALL

MARCH 7 - MAY 7, 2019
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.

Spring 2019 Athletics

CO-ED TENNIS

GRADES K-2 TENNIS
APRIL 15 - JUNE 5, 2019

MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M.
Before March 15: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 15: $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.

 

GRADES 3-4 TENNIS
APRIL 15 - JUNE 5, 2019

MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M. or 5:45 P.M.*
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:30 P.M. or 5:45 P.M.*
Before March 15: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 15: $130
One Day Standard Price: $180

Grades 3-4 tennis players will sharpen skills and learn scoring and game play. 

*Advanced players require carpool to/from an area park TBD with 5:45 p.m. pick up.

 

GRADES 5-6 TENNIS
APRIL 15 - JUNE 5, 2019

MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30 - 5:45 P.M.*
OR
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30 - 5:45 P.M.*
Before March 15: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 15: $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.​​​​​​​

CO-ED K-2 BIKING

APRIL 15–JUNE 5, 2019
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30–5:30 P.M.
OR TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30–5:30 P.M.

Before March 15: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 15: $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.

CO-ED 2-5 MTN BIKING

APRIL 15–JUNE 5, 2019
MONDAYS & WEDNESDAYS 3:30–5:30 P.M.
OR TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:30–5:30 P.M.
Before March 15: $250
Standard Price: $300
One Day Option before March 15: $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 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.

CO-ED 5-8 ULTIMATE

APRIL 9 - MAY 30, 2019
TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS 3:45 - 5:15 P.M.
& SUNDAYS TBA

Before February 6: $200
Standard Price: $250
Registration closes March 22, 2019.

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.

Heilicher Athletics Schedule

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat/Sun
Mon, Nov 26
5-6 Basketball Practice
-
Tue, Nov 27
K-2 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball Practice
-
Thu, Nov 29
3-4 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball Practice
-
Fri, Nov 30
Sat, Dec 1
Sun, Dec 2
Mon, Dec 3
5-6 Basketball Practice
-
Tue, Dec 4
K-2 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball Practice
-
Thu, Dec 6
3-4 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball vs Annunciation
-
Fri, Dec 7
Sat, Dec 8
Sun, Dec 9
Mon, Dec 10
5-6 Basketball Practice
-
Tue, Dec 11
K-2 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball Practice
-
Thu, Dec 13
3-4 Soccer Practice
-
Fri, Dec 14
Sat, Dec 15
Sun, Dec 16
Mon, Dec 17
Tue, Dec 18
K-2 Soccer Practice
-
Wed, Dec 19
5-6 Basketball White vs FAIR A
-
5-6 Basketball Blue vs FAIR B
-
Thu, Dec 20
3-4 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball vs Nativity
-
Fri, Dec 21
Sat, Dec 22
Sun, Dec 23
Mon, Dec 24
Tue, Dec 25
Wed, Dec 26
Thu, Dec 27
Fri, Dec 28
Sat, Dec 29
Sun, Dec 30
Mon, Dec 31
Tue, Jan 1
Wed, Jan 2
Thu, Jan 3
3-4 Soccer Practice
-
7-8 Basketball Practice
-
Fri, Jan 4
Sat, Jan 5
Sun, Jan 6

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

The extra-curricular options are so broad! There really was something for everyone!

Heilicher Parent

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!

Heilicher Graduate