ATHLETICS

Mount Juliet Christian Academy is a member of the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association (TSSAA), and competes in Division II, East/Middle Region. MJCA maintains an interscholastic sports program, competing in varsity football, soccer, basketball, cross country, baseball, golf and tennis for boys; varsity volleyball, basketball, softball, cross country, golf, tennis, and cheerleading for girls. Many of these sports are also available for Middle and Jr. High students.

On the elementary level, MJCA offers track and field, cross country, and basketball. The sports program will be expanded as opportunity arises.


Athletic Philosophy

The athletic program at Mount Juliet Christian Academy is an integral part of the educational process. Its purpose is to encourage individual physical fitness, develop a knowledge and appreciation of sports, learn athletic skills, cultivate good sportsmanship, instill Christian character, teach life skills, and use all gifts to the glory of God.

In a larger sense, the goal of the program is to provide experiences for individuals to help them become self disciplined, loyal, and cooperative. It is felt that these character qualities are necessary for success in any endeavor in life.

To this end the athletic programs at MJCA shall be designed to:

Athletic participation at Mount Juliet Christian Academy is a privilege, not a right. All athletes must maintain the highest standard of conduct and character.

All athletes and cheerleaders are considered to be in a leadership position and must demonstrate attitudes and actions that are consistent with the rules and goals of Mount Juliet Christian Academy and its athletic program.

2012 Physicals

Sports physicals will be held on May 22nd in the MJCA Gym beginning at 6:00 PM. Students will need to download and complete forms prior to arriving for their physical.