Boys’ Basketball

For: K-8th Grade Dates: September through October (see below)

Coach Brian Shanahan will run two fall clinic series. Players may sign up for one series of three clinics, both series for a total of six clinics, or choose individual clinics. Weekday sessions (K-5) will take place from 3:15-4:15 p.m., and Saturday sessions (grades 6-8) will take place from 10-11:15 a.m. All clinics will be held in The Episcopal Academy’s competition gym. 

On weekdays, Coach Shanahan will pick up Lower Schoolers at dismissal. After the session, kids can be picked up at the Dixon Athletic Center at 4:15 p.m. On weekends, players should be dropped off and picked up directly from the Athletic Center.


Girls’ Basketball

Ages: 3rd-8th grade girls Dates: Tuesday (3rd/4th), Thursday (5th), Saturday (6th-8th)

Coach Chuck Simmonds will run age- and skill- appropriate, dynamic training sessions that will teach many of the same drills used by middle and upper school basketball programs. 

3rd & 4th Grade (Tuesdays): October 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 from 3:15-4:15 p.m.

5th Grade (Thursdays*): October 3, 10, 17, 24 & Nov. 1 from 3:15-4:15 p.m. *session will not run on Thurs 10/31 (Halloween), and will run Friday, Nov. 1 instead.

6th - 8th Grade (Saturdays): October 5, 12, 26 & Nov 2 from 8:45-10:00 am.

Each weekday session (3rd-5th grade) will take place from 3:15-4:15 p.m. in the Dixon Athletic Center's competition gym. Coach Simmonds will pick kids up in the Lower School at dismissal. Kids can be picked up at the Dixon Athletic Center at 4:15 p.m. when the session concludes.

Weekend sessions (6th-8th grade) are also held in the Dixon Athletic Center’s competition, from 8:45-10:00 a.m. Players should be dropped off and picked up directly from the Athletic Center.


Field Hockey

Ages: 3rd-5th grade girls Dates: Wednesdays in October (2, 9, 16), 3:15-4:15 p.m.

Coach Heather Van Thuyne will teach field hockey fundamentals through individual skill work, drills, and small-sided games!

Each session will take place in the Lower School Great Room. Coach Heather will pick up kids by the Lower School fish tank by 2:55 p.m. and bring them outside to Lower School carline for pick-up at 4:15 p.m. Individual clinic cost $35 and the three-week clinic series costs $90 ($30/clinic).


Lacrosse

Ages: 3rd-5th grade boys and girls Dates: Sept. 11, 18, and 25, 3:15-4:15 p.m.

Coach Chris Bates (boys) & Coach Josie Tomaino (girls) will run a fall clinic series in September. Each clinic, players will be taught fundamentals of the game through individual skill work, drills and small-sided games!

Each session will take place from 3:15-4:15 p.m. in the Lower School Great Room. Coach Chris & Coach Josie will pick up kids by the lower school fish tank by 2:55 p.m. and bring them outside to Lower School carline for pick-up at 4:15 p.m. Individual clinic cost $35 and the three-week clinic series costs $90 ($30/clinic).


Plus! Check out Excel Dance School, offering instruction in tap, jazz, ballet, and more to 2nd-5th grade students!