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Want to play sport 2022-2023 School Year

Athletic Registration

Parents please register your Child for sports online, click the orange "Athletic Registration" link.   We will still need hardcopies of the Preparticipation Physical Evaluations (PPE) form, Authorization for Release of Protected Health Information and eligibility, consent to participate and release form


  • Directions for Online Registration can be found here DPS Athletic Registration
  • Reason to Register for an account:
  • Keeps a receipt of all information store under the user account.
  • One-time process (once an account is created you will not have to do this year after year)
    • All player and family information is pre-populated year after year shorting the registration process.
    • You can register more than one child under the same parent account.
    • If you need help registering or correcting an error please email



*****Each outdoor venue will allow up to 150 spectators based on capacity standards.******


Middle school students must be accompanied by an adult to enter and remain with the student(s) during athletic events, this includes MS and HS athletics.  This is part of spectator and safety guidance for DPS athletic events.  The only exception is when middle school students have received invitations from the high schools. 


Spectators and students are limited to one bag that is clear plastic, vinyl, or PVC and less than 12" x 12"x 6" — exceptions will be made for medical and baby needs.  No Reentry: Spectators that voluntarily leave an athletic contest may not be allowed reentry into that contest. The guidance is necessary to ensure the safety of our athletes, coaches, and guests. Guests must adhere to the Durham Public Schools Department of Athletics’ guidance.

All parties must be present at the gate when validating your game ticket(s).  Screenshots and or pictures of game tickets are not allowed.




DPS Athletic Events

When attending winter athletic events (basketball, wrestling) Mask must be worn at all times inside the building, No Re-Entry and Only one clear bag per guest, (spectators and students). The clear bag can be plastic, vinyl or PVC that is less than 12" x 12" x 6" exceptions will be made for medical and baby needs. Guest must adhere to the Department of Athletics' clear bag policy.