• Northbrook Athletics 2022-2023

    • NORTHBROOK ATHLETICS FOR 2022-2023

      • Overview of Middle School Athletics - Gwinnett County Public Schools supports middle school athletics in boy's and girl's basketball and cheerleading. Northbrook fields a girl's and a boy's club soccer team, as well, beginning in late November/early December. In addition, Northbrook offers a variety of intramural sports in the fall and spring semesters. 
         
      • Cheerleading - Northbrook cheerleading supports our girls and boys basketball teams by providing in-game spirit cheers and halftime performances. Students in grades 7 and 8 are eligible to participate in GCPS middle school cheerleading. Northbrook offers cheerleading tryouts for all rising 7th and 8th graders who wish to participate. Tryouts were held in the Northbrook gym last May 2022.  Any student who wishes to try out for cheerleading MUST have current physical and insurance information on file at the school. Students will not be eligible for tryouts or participation in athletics without these documents on file. The Northbrook Athletics Participation and Medical Form should be turned into the grade level office prior to tryouts.

      • Basketball - Northbrook basketball tryouts for our girls and boys teams will begin in October 2021. Girl's tryouts are October 17 - 19 from 4:15-6:00pm; Boy's tryouts are October 11-14 from 4:30 - 6pm. Students wishing to participate in basketball must complete the Northbrook Athletics Participation and Medical Form prior to our October tryouts. Medical examinations will be accepted if the exam was within one calendar year of the tryout date. 
         
      • Soccer - Northbrook soccer is a club team, rather than an officially sanctioned sport. Our soccer team plays "friendly" competitions with other schools in January, February, and March. Soccer tryouts will be held for Girls and Boys in December. Students wishing to participate in soccer MUST complete the Northbrook Athletics Participation and Medical Form prior tryouts. Medical examinations will be accepted if the exam was within one calendar year of the tryout date. See "Required Forms" below. 

      If you have any questions, please contact Athletics Director April Mitchell at April.Mitchell@gcpsk12.org or 678-407-7135

  • Northbrook Basketball 2022-2023

    Northbrook Middle School Basketball

    Northbrook is excited about kicking off the 2022-2023 basketball season. Please review the information below regarding GCPS middle school basketball:

    Pre-Season Workouts: Students MUST have a physical examination on record by September 15 to participate.

    • Girls: Tuesday & Thursday 4:15-5:30pm starting Thursday 9/15 Info Link
    • Boys: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:30-6pm starting Monday 9/19 Info Link

    Northbrook Middle School Athletics - Expectations & Required Forms

    Tryouts – Northbrook basketball tryouts for our girls and boys teams are coming up.Students wishing to participate in basketball must complete the Northbrook Athletics Participation and Medical Form prior to our October tryouts. Medical examinations will be accepted if the exam was within one calendar year of the tryout date. You can find the Athletics Forms here - https://www.gcpsk12.org/site/Default.aspx?PageID=10828

    • Boys' tryouts will take place from October 11-14 from 4:15 - 6:00pm.
    • Girls' tryouts will take place on October 17, 18, and 21 (we will not have tryouts on Early Release days October 19 and 20). 

    Eligibility – To be eligible to play middle school basketball, students must be in seventh or eighth grade. Students must be in good academic standing (having passed at least 5 of 6 courses during the spring semester and who are not repeating a grade).

    Required Forms – All students must complete the Northbrook Middle School Athletic Participation Form. This document is available at NorthbrookMS.org under “Directory,” then “Athletics,” and then “Required Forms.” Be sure to complete EACH of the following parts of the form. Students with incomplete sections will not be able to tryout: 

    • Student information, parental consent, and insurance information (pages 1-2)
    • Medical Form / Physical (pages 3-4)
    • Concussion Awareness Form (page 5)

    Athletics Fee – The fee for basketball players is $250. This covers maintenance costs for the athletics program (specific expenses include custodians, referees, school resource officers, gym manager, scoreboard/clock operators, and uniforms). As part of this fee, basketball players will be provided a shooting shirt and pre-game meals during weekday games. All fees must be paid no later by November 1 via MyPaymentsPlus.
    If a player resigns or is dismissed from the team due to behavior or ineligibility, no refunds will be made.

    Practices – During the season, boys will practice after school Tuesday – Friday 6:00 – 7:15pm. Girls will practice after school Monday – Friday 4:15 – 6:00pm. Parents are responsible for picking up students at the designated times.

    Transportation – Northbrook provides a GCPS school bus to transport student-athletes from Northbrook to the site of the basketball game for weekday games only. Northbrook does not provide a return bus back to Northbrook after the game. Parents are responsible for picking up student-athletes after each game. All student-athletes should be picked up by 8:00pm for all games.

    Northbrook will play games on Saturdays. Northbrook does not provide transportation for Saturday games. Parents are responsible for transporting student-athletes to and from basketball games (home and away games). Girls' games are from 9:00-10:30am. Boys' games are from 10:30am-12:00pm. All student-athletes should be picked up by 12:00pm.

    Schedule – Click HERE

  • Northbrook Soccer 2022-2023

    Northbrook soccer is a club team, rather than an officially sanctioned sport. Our soccer team plays "friendly" competitions with other schools in January, February, and March.

    • Soccer tryouts will be held for girls and boys in October.
    • Girls' tryouts will be held on October 11 and 12. Boys' tryouts will be held of October 17 and 18.

    Students wishing to participate in soccer MUST complete the Northbrook Athletics Participation and Medical Form prior tryouts. Medical examinations will be accepted if the exam was within one calendar year of the tryout date.  You can find the Athletics Forms here - https://www.gcpsk12.org/site/Default.aspx?PageID=10828

  • Northbrook Cheerleading 2022-2023

    NORTHBROOK MIDDLE CHEERLEADING

    Cheerleading Coaches
    Kathy Karlin, Head Coach                      kathy.karlin@gcpsk12.org
    Shea Linton, Assistant Coach                shea.linton@gcpsk12.org
    Congratulations to the 2022-2023 Northbrook Cheerleaders

    • Elizabeth Adebanjo
    • Braelyn Benson
    • McKenna Butera
    • Sai Dasarapu
    • Reagan Freeman
    • Chelsea Garuba
    • Chloe Griffin
    • Janiya Holland
    • Angel Jones
    • Olivia Mitchell
    • Megan Nguyen
    • Jordyn Nixon
    • Lennae Robertson
    • Clara Matesevac
    • Yara Quraishy
    • Veronika Yanev
    • Sophia Naranjo
    • Mya Wilson
    • Naa Quartey-Papafio
    • Saniya Lollie

    About Northbrook Cheerleading
    Gwinnett County middle school cheerleading is open to seventh and eighth grade students. Cheerleaders perform for the girls and boys basketball games by cheering on the sidelines, performing quarter cheers, and performing a half-time routine. During these performances, the girls will stunt, tumble, dance, and cheer.

    Required Forms for Tryouts

    • There are 3 packets of forms that are required for tryouts:The Northbrook Athletic Participation form contains contact information, physical form for your Doctor, Physician’s Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to fill out, concussion information and insurance information.
    • Cheerleading Participation form contains expectations for cheer including practices, cost, and eligibility. This form must be signed by parent/guardian and student
    • Teacher Recommendation forms: Each student will receive 4 forms and give them to 4 teachers of their choice. Teachers will give these forms to one of the coaches, and scores will be added to tryout scores.

    Cheer Participation Form

    Teacher Recommendation Form

  • GoFan App for Digital Basketball Tickets!

    GoFan App for Digital Basketball Tickets!

    This year we will offer digital tickets for students and their families. Use the GoFan platform to purchase tickets. Simply download the app, purchase your tickets online and redeem them using your mobile device when you arrive at the game. Parents can buy tickets for students using the GoFan app and share the tickets with their students. The student can use the shared ticket for admission to the game. Please see the link below for details.

    GoFans Instructions Link

    GoFan App