Arete Prep Fall '20 Athletics Update

The Arete Prep 2020 fall sports season is underway, with Cross Country and Swimming starting this week. Volleyball (8/31) and Football (9/7) start dates are approaching. These start dates align with the staggered schedule the AIA and GHMSL have put in place for this fall. Registration for all sports remains open, and our payment portal is now live. Fees for '20-21 remain the same as last year, $260 for each MS season, and $300 for each HS season. Use the following link to find information on registration and the enrollment process:

***In order to properly structure tryouts and staffing, MS Volleyball registration will CLOSE on Friday 8/28.***

Calendars for each team (practice and game schedules) are still being developed. They can be found on the athletics website under the MORE tab----> Calendars. Once game schedules are finalized, MS can be found under your team page on our athletics website. HS schedules can be found on the team page, but you can also follow along with all things HS sports in Arizona at:

Sport specific questions can be directed to our coaching staff, using the following directory:

Coaching Opportunity: We are looking to hire a MS Flag Football Coach for this fall. If interested, please contact Coach Conklin (

PHYSICALS: Due to Covid-19, physicals prior to 3/1/20 will not be accepted. All fall '20 athletes need an updated sports physical, dated no later than 3/1/20. Take the following paperwork to your provider for them to complete. We will unfortunately not be able to host physicals on campus this year. Hard copies can be submitted to the athletic office, or can be scanned and submitted at:

Welcome Archway 5th graders and families! 5th graders are eligible to participate on select Prep teams throughout the year. Due to high participation numbers, safety, and logistics, some sports will remain open to grades 6-8. We look forward to welcoming some of our 5th grade student athletes and families into our programs!
Sports offered for fall 2020 include:
Middle School:
Cross Country (Coed, Grades 5-8)
Flag Football (Coed, Grades 5-8)
Volleyball (Girls, Grades 6-8)
Advanced Archery (Begins in late September- Beginning Archery is a prerequisite) (Grades 4-12)

High School: Grades 9-12
Volleyball (girls)
Cross Country (coed)
Swimming (coed)
Advanced Archery (Begins 9/22. Beginning Archery and/or camps are a prerequisite) (Grades 4-12)

All general registration questions can be directed to Athletic Director Todd Conklin (

We are looking forward to another great year of Charger Athletics!

Goooooooooo Chargers!

Todd Conklin
Athletic Director- Arete Prep
Instagram: @areteprepchargers
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