Announcements and Important Events
Grosse Ile Middle School Cross Country
September 7, 2020 Sport Update
Dear GIMS families and students,
Cross Country season is about to be in full swing and we cannot wait to get started.
The program will be for 7 th and 8 th grade students. 6 th grade students have the
opportunity to register with the GI Recreation Department if they would like to
join the team. Below you will find important information about the program,
practice information, program expectations, along with state requirements due to
Parents should email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know if your student-
athletes will be participating. This email address should be the one you check
frequently, both on work and non-work days, to get up-to-date information on
schedule and practice changes. If you have already sent this information, you are
all set for Wednesday!
Student-athletes will require daily check-ins, including temperature checks,
wearing masks, and practicing social distancing when at all possible. Please refer
to the email from the GI Athletic Department for gameplay safety and audience
Athletes may use their 2019-2020 physical if participated in a sport last year
and the physical is on file with the office. You will need to complete the GI
Athletic Department Health form. If you do not have a physical on file or did not
participate in a sport last year, you will need a new physical on file to participate
on September 9th.
Practice Schedule: Start date Wednesday, September 9 th at 2:45 PM
Monday-Friday from 2:30--4:00pm @ the HS track
? Practices will be outside weather permitting. If inclement weather is
indicated, we will cancel by 1:00. Please have a plan to get your student-
athlete home on these days.
? Please bring a water bottle each day to practice
? Please pick up at the northwest corner of the HS parking lot daily.
PLEASE check out the website for schedules and directions to every location.
Bussing: Grosse Ile Township Schools is no longer offering bus transportation.
Athletics are responsible for getting to and from practice and games at scheduled
Important things to have ready by September 9 th include:
? Athletic clothes - supportive tennis shoes.
? Plenty of water - students MUST have their own water bottle to prevent the
spreading of Covid-19.
? Physical submitted to the middle school office before Sept. 14th
? A mask that will cover the nose and mouth is REQUIRED.
Please feel free to contact me at any time.
Coach Jenn Moores