New for 2015-16 2015-16 MCPS Athletics Schedules have been posted for High Schools and Middle Schools! The start time for weekday athletic events has been adjusted by 15 minutes due to the new MCPS bell times. Full-time certified athletic trainers (ATCs) have been permanently assigned to all 25 high schools. ICB Guidelines for the weekday availability of gymnasiums have been adjusted to a later time. Fall Sports Fall Sports may begin between August 12, 2015 and August 15, 2015. Required Forms - every student-athlete must complete certain forms before trying out, also available en Español.