Welcome to the Orchard Park Central School District (OPCSD) Online Athletic Registration Process
The OPCSD will be offering an online athletic registration process through the PowerSchool Parent Portal. This is a secure registration platform that is an easy, user-friendly way to register for athletics.
The online registration process MUST BE COMPLETED BY a PARENT/GUARDIAN and should be viewed and discussed with the student-athlete. Please complete the registration with the student-athlete present. Parents/Guardians are responsible for completing forms and ensuring that all medical information concerning your child's health, medical concerns, injuries, medications and allergies are reported to the School Nurse.
Please note: Families with multiple students must complete an online registration form for each of their students.
It is important that the athlete/parent review the student athlete handbook as it outlines the policies for participation, click to view the handbook.
STEP 1: Ensure your child has a valid physical on file with the district. Physicals are good for a period of one year from the date of the physical, to the end of the month (i.e. physical done 8/25/22 is valid until 8/31/23).
Valid sports physical date for the Winter 23-24 season is 11/1/22 or after.
- During the summer - updated physicals are to be turned in to the Athletic Office.
- During the school year - updated physicals are to be turned in to the School Nurse in your building.
STEP 2: Complete the registration on Parent Portal. The registration can only be submitted if a valid physical is on file with the school nurse.
- Winter 23-24 registration will be available for the Varsity, JV & Freshman levels from Oct. 16th-Nov. 9th
- Winter 23-24 registration will be available for the Modified level from Oct. 30th-Nov. 21st
PowerSchool Parent Portal <--- log into the Parent Portal and click on "Forms" (left hand column) and then click to complete "Orchard Park Central Schools Interscholastic Parent Permission Form" (right hand column) Please use a lap top or desktop. Limited accessibility on other devices.
Note: If your child is a 7th or 8th grader planning to try out for a JV or Varsity level sport, they must complete the Athletic Placement Process. Click here for further information.