Knights News · VIRTUAL TRAINING FOR ATHLETES COMING AND 2020-2021 School Year sports update

The School District of Philadelphia and Philadelphia Public League are happy to announce that Fall Virtual Programmingwill begin the week of SEPT 14th OR SEPT 21st (pending completion of training and set up) and continue through October 23rd.  FALL ATHLETES, you’ll be receiving additional communication via email at some point next week about what the1st stage of virtual programming will look like
Spring and Winter Virtual Programming will follow
In addition, IF (and only if) Covid-19 Restrictions get lifted—School District, City, and State officials and governing bodies agree it is safe to participate, AND the PIAA approves the tentative plan,
LIVE “playing seasons” will begin following Winter break.   Each season will be condensed in able to offer the maximum number of sports for our students
The TENTATIVE dates of LIVE “playing” ( *Please note that these dates are subject to change based on recommendations from City and State officials. )
Winter Playing SeasonJanuary 4 – February 19  
Fall Playing SeasonFebruary 22 – April 17
Spring Playing SeasonApril 19 – June 12
AGAIN, It must be reiterated that the “LIVE” dates are tentative and a lot has to go right and agreed on by multiple entities.  However, please know that Rush Arts is committed to following the plan as prescribed by the League, District, City and State to ensure a safe return to play when it is possible.
Thank you so much for being interested in Interscholastic Athletics here at RUSH ARTS.