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6th Grade Athletics

Below you will find information on start and end dates for the various 6th grade activities. You will also find contest dates and locations for most activities. While the dates are unlikely to change, the venue possibly could depending upon the availability of facilities. Any changes will be posted on this site.
Sport specific contest schedules will be posted as they become available, but not usually before the first practice.

My Payments Plus will be open for payment of fall activities on July 25. A link to My Payments Plus can be found on the HMS Activities homepage.

Horizon 6th grade soccer and cross country information can be found on the soccer and cross country pages.

6th Grade Activities Information

6th Grade Athletics Information 2016 - 2017 (ocx document)
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What activities are not offered to 6th grade students through Bismarck Public Schools?

1) Football - Football will be offered through the Bismarck Midget Football League from mid-August to mid-October. Games are played on Saturdays with practices being held two times per week at Hughes Field. For more information and to register, please go to their website at

2) Boys and Girls Golf - There will be no golf offering to 6th grade students through the Bismarck Public Schools. Golf is offered through the Dakota Junior Golf Association during the summer in June and July. For more information visit their website at

3) Dance - There will be no dance offering to 6th grade girls through the Bismarck Public Schools. Local studios such as: Just For Kix, Let's Dance, Northern Plains Ballet, and Culture Shock offer dance.

Will 6th graders need a physical to participate? No

Will 6th graders be required to view the "Know the Risks" and hazing videos? No, but participants and parents should view the "Know the Risks" video as it is available online (click on "Know the Risks" to view video). At this time, the hazing video is not available online but it may be shown at orientation or seasonal athletics meetings for participants and parents who wish to view it. Parents can also contact the school Activities Director for dates and times when the hazing video may be shown.

Will 6th graders have to read and sign the Code of Conduct form? Yes, 6th graders will be required to sign the form and have it on file. Athletes and their parents should be familiar with BPS policy relating to eligibility requirements, as well as drug, alcohol, and tobacco use. This information can be found on the rSchool online registration website. A link is on the main HMS Athletics page.

Is there a fee for 6th grade activities? Yes, the fee for 6th grade activities will be $20.00 per activity. There is a $100.00 cap per individual or $200.00 per family.

Will the district provide uniforms? Yes, a t-shirt will be provided which can be used for multiple activities. Participants will provide their own shorts.

How will the teams/playing time set up? Teams will be divided evenly and not by any perceived skill level. There will be no A team, B team, etc. Playing time will be equal for all participants.

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