Community Education is excited to offer 7th-grade Football for any interested student in 7th grade for the 2021/2022 school year. Practice will begin on Monday, August 16th. The Kellogg 7th Grade football program will be run in coordination with the coaching staff of the Century Panthers Football program. Financial assistance is available for students that qualify for free or reduced-price school meals. Please contact the Community Education office at 507-328-4000 for more information. Sports Physical- All students MUST have a physical on file with their respective High School athletic office before participation is allowed. Please contact your healthcare provider for a Sports Physical appointment. Please provide proof of passed physical to the contacts below. Century Athletic Office Mrs. DeeAnn Fritz (email@example.com) ATHLETIC/ACTIVITIES OFFICE MANAGER Phone: 507-328-5140 Fax# 507-328-5045 Equipment- Each player MUST provide their own helmet, shoulder pads, cleats, and mouth guard. 7th Grade football will provide team girdles, pants, and jerseys. Equipment scholarships are available through RYFA. You can apply for an equipment scholarship here: https://ryfa.sportngin.com/register/form/323860446 ALL TEAM PROVIDED EQUIPMENT AND SCHOLARSHIP EQUIPMENT MUST BE RETURNED AT THE CONCLUSION OF THE SEASON. Practice/Games Dates and Times- Practice will begin on Monday, August 16th. Practice dates, locations, and times vary and are subject to change. Please watch for future communication regarding practice from Rochester CE and your coaches. You can also visit www.centurypanthers.org for up to date practice and game information. Transportation- Transportation from your home school will be provided for all away games. All players MUST ride the team bus both to and from away games. Students who attend schools outside their attendance area (on an exception to attendance, a district-wide option school, or in the highly gifted program) may participate at the school they attend daily or the school of their attendance area. Parent/Guardians will be responsible for daily transportation to and from practice and away game bus departure for these students. Parents/Guardians are responsible for all other transportation when not provided.