Physical Education and Athletics

Lower School (K-4th Grade) physical education classes include standards-aligned grade level classes and athletic instruction. Beginning in third grade, students receive a weekly Olympic-style Taekwondo classes led by Master Smith, a certified master instructor holding a fifth degree black belt from the World Taekwondo Federation.

Middle School (5th-8th Grade) physical education options include opportunities to participate in individual and team competitive sports offered by the school in association with selected sports organizations. Students may choose from any current offering or arrange for independent physical education with approval from the school.

Independent Middle School League (IMSL)

Encinitas Country Day School is a member of the Independent Middle School League (IMSL) along with 4 other area schools. The school league competes in three seasons; Fall, Winter, and Spring, in both boys and girls sports.

Fall Season

Boy’s Flag Football, Girl’s Volleyball, Girl’s Cross Country, Boy’s Cross Country.

Winter Season

Boy’s Basketball, Girl’s Soccer, Boy’s Soccer.

Spring Season

Girl’s Basketball, Girl’s & Boy’s Track & Field, Boy’s Volleyball.


Manchester Campus

  • 3616 Manchester Ave
  • Encinitas CA 92024
  • Ph: 760-942-1111

Encinitas Blvd Campus

  • 2155 Encinitas Blvd
  • Encinitas CA 92024
  • Ph: 760-942-2224