Athletics*

Maricopa Unified School District’s Goal is to:

    • Promote student behaviors that stop the spread.
    • Keep students and staff safe.
  • CDC Guidelines

    Pursue options to convene sporting events and participation in sports activities in ways that minimize the risk of transmission of COVID-19 to players, families, coaches, and communities.


    All Athletics will follow the Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) guidelines.

  • MUSD Practices 

    • Physical Education classes need to have the maximum space that can be provided for these classes.
    • Lessons should be adjusted depending on the amount of space available in order to provide for maximum social distancing.
    • Students should NOT wear masks while exercising since this could compromise  their breathing and oxygenation.
    • P.E. activities will not include any contact sports such as basketball, football or soccer.
    • While in the weight room, students practice social distancing and remain 6 feet apart.
    • Students will wipe down equipment after each use.
    • The weight room will be cleaned, mopped and equipment disinfected daily after closure.
    • Large fans will be on while the weight room is being used to improve ventilation.
    • Hand sanitizer and disinfectant wipes will be dispersed throughout the room.
  • *Subject to change