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Woodside School's basketball program is open to all 1st - 8th grade boys and girls. While we want our teams to be competitive, we stress sportsmanship, teamwork and enjoyment and strongly encourage your children to participate in our program. Prior experience is not required - we will provide the experience!
 
Ms. Jones is contacting all parents via e-mail regarding their child's team placement. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Jones.
 
1st & 2nd Grade Program:
Season: January through March 2018
Boys Practice Day & Time: Monday or Tuesday from 3:15-4:15 pm with Ms. Jones in Sellman
Girls Practice Day & Time: Thursday from 3:15-4:15 pm with Ms. Jones in Sellman
Games: Saturdays
Fundamental skills as well as game situations will be the focus. 

3rd - 5th Grade Program:
There are no standings in this division. Everyone plays. Every effort is made to create teams of equal abilities.
Season: January through March 2018
 
Boys Practice Day & Time:
3rd Grade Boys: 
- Wednesdays from 4-5:30 p.m. in Sellman with Coach Alex and Coach Nathan
4th/5th Grade Boys:
- Mondays from 4:30-6:00 p.m. in Sellman with Coach Bogardus and Sequeira
- Tuesdays from 4:30-6:00 p.m. in Sellman with Coach Suhail
- Wednesdays from 2:30-4:00 p.m. in Sellman with Coach Dayeh
 
Girls Practice Day & Time
3rd Grade Girls: 
- Mondays from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in Sellman with Coach Poppink and Coach Poole
4/5th Grade Girls: 
- Thursdays from 5:30-7:00 p.m. in the Community Gym with Coach Howse and Coach Kalinowski
- Thursdays from 6:00-7:30 p.m. in Sellman with Coach Scott and Coach Kolotouros
 
Games: Saturdays
Important: Due to our small class sizes, it is sometimes necessary to combine grade levels in an effort to comply with league standards, and play expectations. 
 

Middle School 6-8th Grade Program:
The Middle School seasons will run from November 27 to mid-March 2018. 

 

6th/7th Grade Program:

6/7th Grade Boys: Tuesdays from 6:00-7:15 p.m. in the Community Gym with Coach Bartels, Coach Connolly, and Coach Mader
6/7th Grade Girls: Wednesdays from 5:30-7:00 p.m. in Sellman with Coach Villalta
 
Games: Click HERE for game schedule (via Menlo Park Schools League); games at Arrillaga Family Gym in Menlo Park. 
 

8th Grade Program

8th Grade Boys: Wednesdays from 5:00-7:00 p.m. in the Community Gym with Coach Warford.  All 8th grade boys basketball families should contact Coach Warford for additional practice times and opportunities.
 
Games: Monday nights at either Woodside, La Entrada, HIllview or Corte Madera, click HERE for game schedule.
 
Important: Students must adhere to the attendance expectations set by Woodside's After School Sports Guidelines. Additionally, students must maintain a grade-point average of 1.5 or higher, and adhere to Woodside School's behavior policy. In the event that this is not the case, school Administration will take the necessary steps to address the issue at hand.
 

Questions? Please email Kathy Jones, Elementary Athletic Director or Melissa Bowdoin, Middle School Athletic Director. 

Team Esface Basketball Clinics - FridaysTop of Page

Woodside School will be partnering with Team Esface for the upcoming season to host basketball skills clinics for Woodside & Portola Valley students (grades 3-8). Team Esface clinics feature professional trainers that are equipped to help players develop the MIND, BODY and SKILL in order to maximize growth and enjoy the growth process. More information (dates, times, etc.) available HERE and for registration, click HERE