Interscholastic and Intramural Athletics 2023-2024

Interscholastic Athletics - Winter 2023

MCPS Middle School Athletics Registration Process Letter  / Spanish Letter   
NOTE: Information in these Fall 2023 letters applies for the Winter and Spring of this year.


The Winter sports season is fast approaching and below is all the information about registration and tryouts.  In the Winter, MCPS offers Boys and Girls Basketball for 7th and 8th graders.

Winter 2023 interscholastic athletics online registration for Boys and Girls Basketball will be submitted through the ParentVUE Portal, it will open on Oct. 30th and the portal will close on Dec. 5th, 2023.

Both the ParentVUE portal registration and supporting documents (SR-8 Doctors Physical and Medical Clearance) must be completed prior to the 1st tryout.

  • Tryouts for Girls Basketball will take place Dec. 5th-7th from 3:15-4:20. 
  • Tryouts for Boys Basketball will take place Dec. 12th-14th from 3:15-4:20. 

All athletics practices and contests are held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays when it is a full day of school.  Practices are 3:15-4:20 and all contests start promptly at 3:30.

A detailed walkthrough of the registration process can be found at the following link if needed.

Any questions regarding the registration process or athletics can be directed to our Athletic Coordinator, Mr. Blumenthal, at


A complete walkthrough of the ParentVUE registration process can be found at the following link: 

ParentVUE Walkthrough

Athletic Registration in ParentVUE

The ParentVUE online registration portal, available in English and Spanish, incorporates all required paper forms and documents into an internet-based platform that you can access using your secure ParentVUE Portal login. 

Parents/guardians are also able to scan and upload their student’s required doctor’s physical as part of the registration process. If at the time of registration, the physical is not completed, you can email the completed forms directly to Mr. Blumenthal whose contact information is below.

Vaccination for COVID-19 will not be required for the spring season, per the approval of the Department of Health and Human Services.

A link to a PDF version of the MCPS SR-8 Physical Form can be found at the following link:

MCPS SR-8 Physical Form

Any questions regarding the registration process or athletics can be directed to our Athletic Coordinator, Mr. Blumenthal, at 




  • Soccer - Girls | Boys 

    Remember: If you plan to stay after school to watch any sporting event, make sure you have arranged for your own transportation home.

We are excited to provide your student with the greatest education-based in-person and virtual athletic season during such unprecedented times.  We CanWe WillWe R.A.I.S.E.


Clinics for Athletics Physicals

CVS Minute Clinics 
$69 for Sports Physicals

7809 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814

7955 Tuckerman Lane
Potomac, MD 20854

799 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20854


Righttime Medical Care 
888-808-6483 to schedule an appointment

12220 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD

20 University Blvd East
Silver Spring, MD


Dr. Michael April, M.D.
121 Congressional Lane, Suite 204
Rockville, Maryland 20852
301-770-6301  Appointments Only


MCPS update 6/22/17
Information provided is considered to be reliable but not guaranteed. Charges are subject to change at the discretion of the clinic.