• Seaside Neighborhood School Athletics

    SNS Teamwork

    The athletic program at Seaside Neighborhood School strives to assist each student reach their athletic potential; building skills, training for a sport, increasing confidence, self-esteem, and sportsmanship. This is accomplished through the participation of parents, coaches, and the community working together. The Florida High School Athletic Association guides the middle school athletics program. Fifth graders are allowed to participate on the junior varsity teams only. 

    All students are required to submit a FHSAA Physical Evaluation Form and FHSAA Consent and Release Form prior to participating. Students are also required to complete online training regarding "Concussion in Sports”, "Heat Illness Prevention", and "Sudden Cardiac Arrest". For information and links, please click here

    Seaside Neighborhood School competes with schools in Walton County and schools from adjoining counties in the Panhandle of Florida. Parents are responsible for transportation to and from practices and games for all sporting events. For further information, please contact Athletic Director Drew Ward at wardd@seasideschools.net.




    Practices and home matches are held at Seaside and Watercolor tennis courts. Students are coached by Brian Michie; learning to build strength, skills, and knowledge for the perfect game. Competition is against local schools. Matches consist of fun and exercise. The Seaside tennis season begins each Spring.

    Cross Country

    Cross Country has the most participation from students of all the sports at SNS. The team train all year to be the best it can be. They run through the trails of Seaside and Watercolor. Over the history of Seaside’s participation in cross country, several SNS students have advanced to state competition in track and field. 2018 Cross Country Schedule


    Boys and girls practices begin around late September with matches starting in October. All home matches are held at Helen McCall Park on Moll Drive. Great coaching from local staff assist boys and girls in advancing their skills in soccer.


    Seaside boys basketball team, coached by Jeff Martin and Bill Burden, won All-County in 2013. Practices and home games are held at Butler Elementary and South Walton High School. Building a great program for students from grades five (5) through eight (8). Parents volunteer their services by collecting admissions and concession sales.

    Baseball and Softball

    Girls softball and boys baseball begin practices at the end of January with games starting early February. Practices and home games are played at Helen McCall Park. Both teams are competitive and growing in numbers to build a strong athletic structure.


    The golf team is a combination of boys and girls. Practices and home matches are held at Origins or Santa Rosa Beach Golf Club.


    We have one of the best middle school girls volleyball teams in the South Walton area. The coaches put their heart and soul in striving to encourage each girl do her best. Whether their best is serving or volleying. Generally, SNS has a varsity and junior varsity team.  Practices and home games are held at Emerald Coast Middle School. 2018 Volleyball Overall Schedule and Game Schedule.