Norris Middle School Athletics Information

Mission Statement:

Norris Middle School Athletics will promote the success of student-athletes by creating a competitive and positive environment where all student-athletes will develop work ethic, competitive spirit, teamwork and sportsmanship.


Athletic Event Times & Admission:
Families and Athletic Spectators - The start time for all OPS Middle School Athletic Events are 3:30 pm. We ask that all parents, families, and friends support their athlete from the bleacher area reserved for spectators. The cost of admission for OPS Middle School contests is $3.00 for adults and $2.00 for school aged children. OPS Sponsored Tournaments are $4.00 for adults and $2.00 for school aged children. Thank you for your support for Redbird Athletics.

Practice Times:
Practice runs daily from 3:15 P.M. -  5:00 P.M  Only students who ride OPS transportation to and from school have access to the Late Activity Bus that departs at 5:15 P.M.

All paperwork MUST be turned in before you can participate!
7/8 Middle Level Contract - Physical Info - Concussion Form
7/8 Middle Level Contract - Physical Info - Concussion Form (Spanish)

Student Accident Insurance Forms
English Form
Spanish Form

Supplemental Insurance for Athletics

You can find information about supplemental insurance for athletics here: K&K Insurance


All athletes must have the following prerequisites on file with the school in order to participate in athletics:

1. PROOF OF INSURANCE/ACTIVITY CONTRACT (Parents may elect to take out insurance coverage through the school for only $14)

2. CURRENT PHYSICAL (Middle school students will be allowed to participate with a sports physical done in the spring of the previous year, on or after March 15th.)

3. ACTIVITY CARD (The $15 cost may be waived for students on free or reduced lunch.)

Physicals can be obtained at:
Your family doctor

The Renaissance Health Clinic
Salvation Army Lied Renaissance Center
3612 Cuming Street

Charles Drew Health Center
2915 Grant Street

One World Community Health Center
4920 South 30th Street


Specific questions can be directed to each individual sport's head coach or activity sponsor by calling 531-299-2500.
Mr. Brett Schnabel
Assistant Principal/Athletic & Activities Director