Menands Union Free School District

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Menands School is proud to offer its students a variety of sports. Extra-curricular activities have been scheduled in trimester sessions that correspond to the fall, winter, and spring athletic seasons.

Cross-Country Running

1st Trimester: Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays
Grades 5-8 Coach: Mr. Blanchet
Students will train and compete in races of approximately one mile. Students must make a commitment to attend practices and meets. 


1st Trimester: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays
Grades 7-8 Coach: Mr. Herrmann
Athletes will learn to play soccer and have the opportunity to participate in interscholastic soccer games. All 7th and 8th graders must join by the end of the first week of practice. After that, any remaining slots on the team will be given to 6th graders through a lottery. Students may concurrently participate in this sport and other clubs. 


2nd Trimester: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays
Grades 5-8 Coach:
Students learn all of the individual skills of volleyball along with team strategies for offense and defense. Practices and matches are scheduled to avoid the Menands Ski Club dates. Team members are expected to attend regularly.

Track & Field

3rd trimester: Mondays, Wednesdays
Grades 5-8 Advisor:
Students will participate in a variety of track and field events. The club will culminate with an inter-squad competition. Students participating in this activity may miss practices only due to instrument lessons.

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Dr. Maureen A. Long


Mrs. Antonietta Schroeder

Phone: (518) 465.4561
Fax: (518) 434.2840
19 Wards Lane
Menands, NY 12204

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