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Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) supports three athletic seasons per year.  For the 2018-19 school year, athletic season starting dates are as follows.

 Season Starting Dates
 Fall  Wednesday, August 8, 2018
 Winter  Thursday, November 15, 2018
 Spring Friday, March 1, 2019

​FCPS Sports Offered
Frederick County Public Schools offers twenty-eight different athletic programs over the course of the three season school year.  Listed below are the sports offered during each competitive season.

Fall Season Winter Season Spring Season
 Cheerleading (V, JV)  Basketball - Boys (V, JV)  Baseball (V, JV)
 Cross Country - Boys (V)  Basketball - Girls (V, JV)  Lacrosse - Boys (V, JV)
 Cross Country - Girls (V)  Bocce - Unified  Lacrosse - Girls (V, JV)
 Field Hockey - Girls (V, JV)  Cheerleading (V, JV)  Softball - Girls (V, JV)
 Football (V, JV)  Swimming & Diving - Boys (V)  Tennis - Boys (V)
 Golf (V)  Swimming & Diving - Girls (V)  Tennis - Girls (V)
 Soccer - Boys (V, JV)  Indoor Track - Boys (V)  Track & Field - Boys (V)
 Soccer - Girls (V, JV)  Indoor Track - Girls (V)  Track & Field - Girls (V)
 Tennis - Unified   Wrestling (V)  Track & Field - Unified
 Volleyball - Girls (V, JV)    



FCPS Student-Athlete Registration
All prospective student-athletes must complete the required FCPS Online Athletic Registration, including a physical dated April 1, 2018 or later.  Registration must be completed prior to each athletic season that a student-athlete plans to participate.

FCPS Interscholastic Athletic Fee
Frederick County Public Schools requires that each student pay a non-refundable interscholastic athletic fee of $94 for each sport in which he or she is a member. Fees collected will contribute to the county athletics program to underwrite transportation, coaching salaries, officials’ fees, equipment and uniforms. Students are expected to pay this fee as soon as they are selected for their teams, but at the latest prior to the date listed below.

  • Pay FCPS Athletic Fee On-line (will open on approximately August 13, 2018 following tryouts)
    • ​​Fall Sports fees due by August 20, 2018
    • Winter Sports fees due by November 26, 2018
    • Spring Sports fees due by March 11, 2019

Health Insurance
Frederick County Public Schools requires that each candidate for and participant on an interscholastic team must provide proof of insurance covering possible accident or injury in school-sponsored games, practice sessions, and travel to and from athletic contests. School insurance must be purchased if athlete does not have insurance coverage. Feel free to enroll online using the link below and coverage will be effective immediately.