Athletics → Contacts
The MCPS interscholastic athletics program is administered by the Director of System-wide Athletics, Mr. Jeffrey K. Sullivan, and the Athletics Specialist, Ms. Kathy Green. The office staff includes athletics secretaries, Robin McCue and Dawn Robinson.
The interscholastic athletics program at each high school is administered by the Principal and Athletic Director.
The interscholastic athletics program at each middle school is administered by the Principal and Athletic Coordinator.
Officials are recruited and assigned by independent Officiating Associations.
Carver Educational Service Center
850 Hungerford Drive
Rockville, Maryland 20850
(301) 279-3104 Fax
What We Do
The MCPS Interscholastic Athletics Program includes participation opportunities at 25 high schools and 39 middle schools. Approximately 22,000 student-athletes participate annually on the high school level, 5,000 on the middle school level. The high school program includes competition in 20 sports or activities, with 31 varsity teams and 13 junior varsity teams per high school – over 1,000 teams systemwide. The middle school program includes competition in four sports, seven teams per school, for students in grades seven and eight.
The comprehensive high school program includes approximately 10,000 contests scheduled per year. There were 212 MCPS teams that won team championships at the division, county, region, or state level during the 2016-17 school year, including 150 student-athletes who won individual state championships.
The MCPS High School Interscholastic Athletics Program features one of the most comprehensive sportsmanship award programs in the country, where teams and schools compete for annual sportsmanship awards. The annual Sportsmanship Award is the most coveted of MCPS athletics awards.
What We Believe
Core Values (RAISE)
Respect & Sportsmanship
Integrity & Honesty
Spirited & Safe Competition
Equity & Access
We promote academic achievement, athletic excellence, positive sportsmanship, and upstanding citizenship by providing the greatest education-based interscholastic athletics program.
Every student will attain the mental, moral, physical, and social-emotional skills to excel in the classroom, community, and the realm of competition.
To provide an innovative education-based interscholastic athletics program that maximizes diverse participation through a commitment to equity and access.