Wellness & Athletics


Central Park School for Children is committed to holistic education and strives to empower children, their families, and staff to discover their own path to wellness within their unique family and community settings.

CPSC also aims to positively influence the health of their community and the world around them. The school believes that promoting wellness is also promoting high academic achievement, social growth, and emotional peace.


Regular and intentional physical activity is a vital component of healthful living, and CPSC is devoted to incorporating physical activity into the regular school experience of every student.

CPSC encourages children to explore movement through an array of options during school:

  • Active & Creative Physical Education
  • Biking
  • Court Games
  • Cross-training
  • Dance: Cumbia, Merengue, Reggaeton, Soca
  • Field Games
  • Flag Football
  • Running
  • Soccer/ Futsal
  • Yoga


CPSC strives to create and maintain an equitable and spirited Athletic Program that allows children to build meaningful and lasting relationships outside of the classroom with an intentional focus on reinforcing healthful living through the strengthening of movement skills, compassionate cooperation, and respectful play.

Competitive & interscholastic after-school options include:

  • STEP Team- Co-ed, Year round
  • Call Team- Basketball Season
  • Fall Soccer - Boys, Aug-Oct
  • Ultimate Frisbee — Co-ed, Nov- Jan
  • Basketball- 7-8 Grade Boys, Dec- Mar
  • Mountain Biking — Co-ed, Dec- May
  • Soccer - Girls, Feb-May

Program details, Enrichment Programs Information, Student Athlete News, and Student Athlete Participation Forms can be found at https://www.cpscdurhamyouthprograms.com/

If your school would like to schedule interscholastic games with the CPSC Athletic Program, please contact athleticdirector@cpsfc.org.

This page (Wellness & Athletics) last updated November 12, 2020