Athletics

For more detailed information regarding the RMHS Athletics Department, please go to www.RocketAthletics.org.

Athletic Director: Jon Freda
Email: Jonathan_J_Freda@mcpsmd.org
Twitter: @RMRocketsAD

Athletics Phone: 240-740-6150 

Athletics Fax: 301-279-8428

Assistant Athletic Directors:

Tavares Cooper, Jamaal Schools & Brian Sims 

Coach Information

Please email coaches for team specific questions regarding tryouts. Emails can be found at the following link: 2020-2021 Coaching Staff

Information about Tryouts

MCPS Athletics Registration 

Winter Virtual Athletics begins on Monday, October 26th! Registration will open on Tuesday, October 6th and can be done using the following link: https://forms.gle/rY3ntJLU9DgD66f16. Winter Virtual Athletics Registration will close on Wednesday October 21st. Please be sure to include an updated Health Physical Form at the time of Registration. If you have any questions regarding Health Physicals, please reach out to RM Athletics Specialist Jon Freda (Jonathan_J_Freda@mcpsmd.org). Physicals used for the 2019-2020 High School Season may be recovered, however, all new high school athletics participants will need a new physical to participate in the virtual athletics.

Please email coaches for team specific questions regarding tryouts. Emails can be found at the following link: 2020-2021 Coaching Staff

Please visit the MCPS Athletics Main Page for updates regarding Athletics, COVID-19 and Registration: https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/athletics/

More Athletics Information

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Athletic Forms:

All REQUIRED forms can be accessed and filled out on the MCPS Athletics page: https://www.montgomeryschoolsmd.org/departments/athletics/parent/forms.aspx

Students must complete and submit the following forms prior to participating in practices or tryouts. 

  • New for Summer 2020 - Student-Parent Participation Information, Contract and Permission Form  (for High School) - This form should be used if student-athletes will participate in optional virtual conditioning, during phase 1 of return to play.
  • New for Summer 2020 -  Pre-participation Physical Evaluation Form (MCPS Form SR-8 with new MPSSAA COVID-19 supplemental questions) - The Pre-participation Physical Evaluation Form is valid for one year (for high school athletes) and two years (for middle school athletes) from the date of the exam, and covers participation for all sports within that time period. Students submit only the last page to the school/coach (Clearance Form). Schools keep the forms on file.  A partial list of Clinics that offer Sports Physicals within the Montgomery County area is available online.
  • Medical Card for Athletes (MCPS Form 560-30) -This form must be submitted for each sport in which the student wishes to participate.
  • Student-Parent Participation Contract and Parent Permission Form (for High School) - The form includes information that student-athletes and parents are required to review, including reference to the Health/Safety section of the MCPS Athletics website. This form must be submitted for each sport in which the student wishes to participate.

Academic Eligibility - (PDF )

Academic Eligibility - 2.0 GPA or higher, with only one "E" (incoming freshman have no minimum GPA required for participation)
 

Transportation Permission Form - (PDF )  

Transportation Permission Form must be completed (bring to try-outs)

Consent Form ImPact Baseline Concussion Testing - All student-athletes must undergo baseline testing at least once every two years. This form is required for taking a baseline test.

MSDE Concussion Awareness and Sudden Cardiac Arrest Awareness Parent/Student-Athlete Acknowledgement Statement -  This form indicates that the parent and student-athlete have received information regarding concussions and sudden cardiac arrest.

MSDE Pre-participation Head Injury/Concussion Reporting Form for Extracurricular Activities - This form indicates whether the student has previously suffered a concussion.