2023-2024 School Year

Updates related to the 2023-2024 School Year

Alice Birney Middle School Cross Country | 2023 Season
Calling all runners or aspiring runners!

What: Cross country is a team sport where teams and individuals run outside on a variety of natural terrains (like dirt and grass). This season is coached by Amy Lincoln.

When/Where: Practices are Mondays 3:30-4:30 at the soccer/rugby fields in Land Park, Wednesdays and Fridays from 2:30-3:30 at Alice Birney. Practices start Wednesday September 6.

Currently Meets are scheduled for September 22, October 13, 20. After the 20th, optional 5k training for Run to Feed the Hungry on November 23.

Who can join: Any 6th-8th grader is welcome, no prior running experience required! (Note: 6th Graders will not be able to run in the SCUSD championship race on October 20)

Interested? Complete the following forms and return to the office or Room 18.
2023 Cross Country Information PacketSCUSD sports packet 23-24

Questions? Email amy-lincoln@scusd.edu


School Email via district distribution – 06/24/23

Mark your Calendars!
Our Mandatory Parent Meeting has been scheduled for August 29 th @ 6:00PM, at Alice Birney. Please plan on having a representative from your family attend the meeting.
Please note: The meeting is for adults only. 

Alice Birney Office Hours
The Alice Birney office will be closed from 6/26/23-8/7/23. You can email questions to Sophia-thomsen@scusd.edu. We will respond in August.


Wed Sep 13 | Guild Meeting, 5:30pm (outside)
Wed Sep 27 | Back to School Night/International Family Folk Dance
Wed Sep 27 | Picture Day, grades TK-3
Thu Sep 28 | Picture Day, grades 4-8


Please include the following information when reporting an absence:

  • Parent’s name
  • Child’s full name
  • Teacher’s name
  • Date(s) of absence
  • Reason for absence


Students and staff must stay home if experiencing any of the following symptoms:

Fever or chills • Cough • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing • Fatigue • Muscle or body aches • Headache • New loss of taste or smell • Sore throat • Congestion or runny nose • Diarrhea • Nausea or vomiting

Please follow the guidelines above in how to report an absence. Thank you for helping keep our school community healthy and safe.

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