Yesterday was awesome! Congrats to all students who participated in the 2015 Irvine Junior Games. Thank you to Mrs. Morris, Mr. Doan, and Mr. Berman for coming by to support our students. The medal winners are below. Do not miss out next year!
Jennifer F- Bronze Medal Soccer Kick, Silver 4 X 100 Relay
Kathleen O- Gold Medal 100 Meter Sprint, Record Setting Gold Medal Soccer Kick 145 feet, Gold 400 Meter Run, Silver 4 X 100 Relay
Jodh K- Bronze Medal Soccer Kick
Alec O-Silver Medal Soccer Kick
Tara E-Bronze Medal Soccer Kick
Hevin G- Gold Soccer Kick
Markie B- Silver 4 X 100 Relay
Isabelle C- Silver 4 X 100 Relay
Mary K- Silver 4 X 100 relay
Good afternoon parents and students. I am excited to announce that it’s time to sign-up for the Irvine Junior Games being held at Irvine High School on Sunday, May 17. The participation fee is $30.00 which allows your son/daughter to participate in the 100 meter sprint, the 400, 800, 1500 meter runs along with participating in the soccer kick, running long jump, and basketball shoot. This year you can only participate in 2 of the field events. They will also receive an Irvine Junior Games t-shirt to be worn on competition day. It’s a fun day for all and a great cause.
We have extended the deadline to sign-up for the Irvine Junior Games. You now have until March 8, so talk to your parents. I ENCOURAGE ALL OF YOU TO SIGN-UP TODAY! Go to www.IrvineJuniorGames.com to learn more and sign-up now.
Students you can now sign-up for the Irvine Junior Games by clicking here. The games are on Sunday, May 19 at Irvine High School. The entry fee is $25.00 and you can sign-up for all the events offered and you also get a nice Irvine Junior Games t-shirt. The deadline to sign up is 2/8/13. The events offered are below. If you sign up for an event you are in and do not have to try-out. The only try-out is for the 4×100 relay. We will talk more about the games in class next week. Talk to your parents now!
To see past Irvine Junior Games medal winners from Sierra Vista click here.
7th and 8th Grade Students
7th and 8th graders may sign up to participate in all sprint, distance and field events as listed
Sprint – 100 meter sprint
Distance – 400, 800 and/or 1500 meter
Field – soccer kick, running long jump, and/or basketball shoot
Relays will be run by sex and grade with 4 girls and 4 boys from each grade per school.
Individual schools will determine the entrants for this event.
YO, IT’S IRVINE JUNIOR GAMES TIME. DO NOT MISS OUT, IT WILL BE AWESOME. MR. HOUGH AND I WILL BE THEIR WITH YOU. WE WILL HAVE MORE INFO IN PE SOMETIME NEXT WEEK. TELL YOUR PARENTS AND LET’S DO THIS. READ BELOW AND WATCH THE VIDEO!
Hi everyone, it’s Irvine Junior Games time again. This year registration will be done online at www.irvinejuniorgames.com. The middle school deadline to register is March 8 so you have plenty of time to get it done. The Irvine Junior Games is a great way to give back, participate in friendly competition, and have fun with your friends and family.
The Irvine Junior Games is a family fundraising track and field meet involving more than 1400 4th-8th grade IUSD students, benefiting the Irvine Children’s Fund. The Irvine Children’s Fund(ICF) is a nonprofit organization in partnership with the Irvine Child Care Project (ICCP) with the purpose of raising money to provide quality affordable, accessible before and after school child care for elementary school children, to provide child care scholarships for enrolled families, to assist in funds to maintain the facilities, and to provide grants to the elementary and middle schools and child care sites. There are now before and after school child care sites located on 21 elementary school sites in Irvine.
To participate each student will pay a $25.00 registration fee. Each athlete will receive an official Irvine Junior Games T-shirt and all the proceeds from the athletes registration, the gates and the concessions benefit the Irvine Children’s Fund.
Events- IJG has events for special needs and adaptive physical education children which is awesome. Here is the list of events to compete in. 100 meter sprint, 400, 800, and 1500 meter long distance runs, 4 x 100 relay, soccer kick, basketball shoot, and the running long jump. Top 3 finishers in each event will receive a Gold, Silver, or Bronze medal.
To see past medal winners from Sierra Vista click here. We will promote the Irvine Junior Games in our PE classes over the next couple of weeks. Please let me know if you have any questions. I plan on having a huge turnout. Thanks!