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    Special Olympics Opportunities

    Event:  2018 - 2019 Unified Soccer
    Season March 4 - June 2
    Practices Start Week of March 4th
    Games Start Every Saturday, starting March 30 from 8AM - 12PM
    LEAGUE PLAY
    March 30 League Play Ingraham HS
    April 6 League Play Ingraham HS 
    April 13 League Play Ingraham HS
    April 20 League Play Ingraham HS

    POST SEASON PLAY
    (Note: Times may be different than League Play)
    May 11 Districts Ingraham HS
    May 25 HS State Puyallup
    May 31-June 2 Elementary and MS State Tacoma

    Details Open to students with and without disabilities for training and competitions.
    Deadlines:
    Notify SOWA of interest - Friday, March 8
    Complete SOWA pre-registration - Monday, March 18
    Contact  Any questions, reach out to Morgan Larche, mlarche@sowa.org

    Event:  Inclusive Physical Activity Fair 
    What

    A FREE event that provides an opportunity for the community to come together and support the inclusive physical activity engagement of students and families from Seattle Public Schools. Representatives from various community organizations will be present and activity stations will be universal for participation of all abilities. Students can sign up for spring/summer camps and enjoy a couple hours of FUN participation in physical activity.

    Who

    ALL students and families of Seattle Public Schools. All grade levels. This is a fully inclusive event for students with and without disabilities.

    When Saturday, March 23rd (3:30PM - 6:30PM)
    Where Eckstein Middle School (3003 NE 75th Street, Seattle 98115)
    Details To register, follow the link below: Activity Fair Save the Date/Registration Link

    To be a community partner, see the following flyer: Community Partner Flyer

    To find out more about the event, see the event flyer:
     Activity Fair Event Flyer
    Contact  Any questions, reach out to Toni Bader, albader@seattleschools.org or 206-200-7760

    Event: CenturyLink Crossbar Challenge
    What

    CenturyLink teams up with the Seattle Sounders FC by providing Unified athletes with opportunities to shine – in front of 40,000 fans! Each home match that a participant hits the crossbar, CenturyLink will donate $2,500 to Special Olympics Washington! If the crossbar does not get hit, CenturyLink will make a $500 contribution to Special Olympics Washington. 

    Who

    Open to a Unified athlete and partner pair who currently participate with an existing UNIFIED High School or College Program.

    When Seattle Sounders 2019 Home Games
    Details To register, follow the link below: Crossbar Challenge Link
    Contact  Any questions, reach out to Morgan Larche, mlarche@sowa.org


    2018 Special Olympics USA Games Update
    The Athletic Office congratulates all student-athletes who participated in this year's Special Olympics, hosted here in Seattle. We are proud of our athletes, coaches, and volunteers for their achievements both on and off the court/field. A special shout-out to our Team Washington's girls basketball team, the "Sno Queens," who earned a silver medal.

    Unified Athletics Photo Gallery
    Follow the link to see a few snapshots of exciting events in our program.  If you have any photos, please tag us on social media or email us (athletics@seattleschools.org) photos to share!
    Team Washington at USA Games


    For any additional questions, please contact the Athletic Office 206-252-1800.
    West Seattle HS Unified BasketballRed Special Olympics Washington FlagBallard Unified Team Photo