Athletics Program

At Northern Light School, the Athletics Department is an extension of the Physical Education Department.  It serves the needs of everyone interested in competing at a higher level of athletic competition.  Our sports program includes:
  • Co-Ed Soccer (Fall)
  • Middle School Boys JV and Varsity Basketball Team (Winter)
  • Middle School Girls Varsity Basketball Team (Winter)
  • Girls Softball (Spring) - In partnership with the Oakland Girls Softball League
  • Co-Ed Volleyball (Spring)
  • All-School Track & Field (Spring)
The core values of our program are learning fundamentals, fitness, teamwork, sportsmanship and scholarship. Since 2016, Northern Light School has joined 15 other private East Bay Schools in competing in the Middle School Sports League.
For questions about our Athletics Program, feel free to reach out to our Athletics Director.

Athletic Excellence

In 2015, the Northern Light Stars Co-ed Soccer team and Varsity Boys Basketball team both finished in 2nd place in the league, losing a single game each, while the JV Boys Basketball team went undefeated in its inaugural season.

Alumni News

We look forward to producing more outstanding scholar athletes like Avi'Tal Wilson-Perteete (NLS Class of 2013), who, in addition to boasting a 3.8 GPA at St. Mary’s College High School, has broken school records in the 800 meter event and medaled at the 2016 California State Championships as a Junior.