Attention 7th and 8th grade Girls and Boys Basketball, Wrestling and Competitive Cheer-leading teams. We will be taking team pictures next Wednesday March 4th right after school in the gym. All players please make the necessary transportation arrangements so you can be picked up right after pictures.

Awards banquet is Tuesday March 10 at 5pm in the cafeteria. Please bring a dish or drink to pass around. 

Maple Street 
Track and field 2020

Track will start March 23rd: Students must have returned  a sign-up sheet to Coach Oesterle  by March 17th, be academically eligible to participate and have a physical on file.  Students meeting the requirements should report to the gym ready to run at 2:45.

Athletic Physicals:  Students are required to have an updated athletic physical on file to participate with middle school sports.  Only physicals dated after April 15th, 2019 are acceptable.  Students will NOT be allowed to participate in track  without a physical on file by March 23rd.

Athletic Physicals: Students are required to have an updated athletic physical on file to participate with middle school sports. Only physicals dated after April 15th, 2020 of the current year are acceptable. Students will NOT be allowed to practice without a physical on file.

Insurance: Kalamazoo Public Middle School students are required to pay a one-time $15 insurance fee to participate. If you would like to pay online you may choose to go to the link below. You will need to choose the KPS Middle Schools button, then Maple Street, and the athletics button. If paying by check, please write it out to Maple Street Magnet Schools for the Arts.


Head  7th boys basketball coach Cliff Berry

Head 8 grade boys basketball coach Aaryn Wilson



Welcome to the Maple Street Magnet School for the Arts Athletics page.  The athletics page will detail information about our athletic program, requirements for participation, and schedule information.


Jesse Whitley, M.S, M.A

Athletic Director

Maple Street Magnet School For The Arts 




Attention Athletes


Sports Physicals


All Maple Street athletes must have a sports physical on file to participate. Physicals must have been completed after April 14, 2018 for the 2018-2019 school year. If you have not received a new physical after that date, one must be obtained to participate in Maple Street athletics. Sports physicals can be obtained through your family doctor or any walk-in clinic.



Hometown Urgent Care

5142 S. Westnedge Ave

Portage, MI 49002

(269) 216-7169



Each athlete must pay a $15.00 sports insurance fee. This is a one time fee for 2018-2019 athletes.

Checks can be made payable to Maple Street Athletic Department.

You can also pay online at

Sports Schedules



Maple Street Boys Basketball

(All games start at 3:45)

November 2019

Thursday 7th vs Gull Lake (8th Home)


Tuesday 12th vs Portage North (7th home)


Wednesday 13th vs Mattawan (8th home)


Thursday 14th vs BC. Central (8th home) At Springfield MS, 1023 Avenue A, Battle Creek 49037


Tuesday 19th vs Portage Central (7th Home)


Thursday 21st vs Hillside (7th Home)


December 2019

Tuesday 3rd vs Portage West (8th Home)


Thursday 5th vs BC. Lakeview (7th Home)


Tuesday 10th vs Milwood (8th Home)


Thursday 12th vs Linden Grove (7th Home)


Monday 16th vs Vicksburg (7th Home)


2019 KPS Boys Basketball Tournament