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Prime Time Volleyball Club Jr. High/Youth Program

1st-8th Grade Program Opportunities

FALL PROGRAM (3rd-8th grades):
    - no tryouts (everyone who wants to participate can)
    - 12 practices for individual skill development only (no tournaments)
       - Sundays:  Aug 4, 11, 18; Sep 8, 15, 22, 29; Oct 6, 13, 20, 27; Nov 3
          - Group 1 (3rd-6th grades):  5:30-7pm
          - Group 2 (7th-8th grades):  7:15-8:45pm
       - all practices at Parkland
       - each Session cost is $250 to Prime Time and a $14.50 USAV registration
       - practices are 90 minutes in length
       - parents are encouraged to watch / work in gym while kids are practicing

     - FALL PROGRAM REGISTRATION: 
          - GROUP 1 (Grades 3-6): 
2024 registration
          - GROUP 2 (Grades 7-8):  2024 registration

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WINTER/SPRING PROGRAMS

VolleyTots (1st-4th grades):
    - no tryouts (everyone who wants to participate can)
    - Session 1:  8 practices (Jan-Feb)
    - Session 2:  7 practices (Mar-Apr)
       - 5 practices (4 in Session 2) are individual skill development; 3 are live playing 6's (no tournaments)
       - all practices at Parkland
       - practice schedule is found HERE
       - Session 1 cost is $135 (Session 2 is $120) to Prime Time and a $14.50 USAV registration
       - practices are 75 minutes in length
       - each player gets a Prime Time t-shirt
       - parents are encouraged to watch / work in gym while kids are practicing

   REGISTRATION
      - SESSION 1 (Jan-Feb):  2025 registration opens ~Nov 1 2024
      - SESSION 2 (Mar-Apr):  2025 registration opens ~Jan 1 2025

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VolleyKids (5th-6th grades):
    - no tryouts (everyone who wants to participate can)
    - Session 1:  8 practices (Jan-Feb)
    - Session 2:  7 practices (Mar-Apr)
       - 5 practices (4 in Session 2) are individual skill development; 3 are live playing 6's (no tournaments)
       - all practices at Parkland
       - practice schedule is found HERE
       - each Session cost is $135 (Session 2 is $120) to Prime Time and a $14.50 USAV registration
       - practices are 75 minutes in length
       - each player gets a Prime Time t-shirt
       - parents are encouraged to watch / work in gym while kids are practicing

   REGISTRATION:
      - SESSION 1 (Jan-Feb):  2025 registration opens ~Nov 1 2024
      - SESSION 2 (Mar-Apr):  2025 registration opens ~Jan 15 2025

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VolleyYouth Program (5th-6th and advanced 4th grade):
   - ~15 practices mid-March through mid-May (increased from 12 in 2023)
   - 4 tournaments (1 in-house, 3 two-day tournaments against other clubs)
      - see the tournament schedule here under "VolleyYouth - 11-12U"
      - see the tentative practice schedules here listed in aqua blue as "5-6 VY"
      - tryouts and practices at Parkland
      - practices start after VolleyKids Session 1 ends
      - cost is $450 ($225 at registration; $225 on Mar 12) + apparel/USAV fee
         - additional $75 fee for 12 Pandas/Koalas
         - these two teams will play additional 13s tournament + 2 practices 
      - practices are 90 minutes in length
      - tryouts planned for Sun Feb 25 and Mar 3
       - practices tentatively planned to start Sun Mar 17 (IESA State Mar 8-9)
       - parents are encouraged to watch / work in gym while kids are practicing
       - use the "Contact Us" form to request info on the VolleyYouth program
       - several will register for both VolleyKids and VolleyYouth
          - if placed on VY, full refund provided through Mar 6 for VK
          - if not placed on VY, $195 refund for VY ($30 tryout fee)

     - VOLLEYYOUTH PARENT MEETING: 
          
- Recording overview of the VolleyYouth season is here.
          - Passcode for recording: 8c&N4F?N

     - VOLLEYYOUTH REGISTRATION: 
          
- 2024 closed; 2025 registration opens ~ Jan 15 2025

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Junior High Program (7th-8th grades):
   - PROGRAM OPTIONS:
      - Practice Group
         - ~15 practices mid-March through mid-May
         - practices are 105 minutes in length
            - practice schedule can be found here
               - 7 JUNIOR HIGH or 7 JH --- for 7th graders
               - 8 JUNIOR HIGH or 8 JH --- for 8th graders
         - cost is $265
         - tryouts are required
      - Tournament Teams
         - ~20 practices mid-March through early June
            - practice schedule can be found here
               - 7 JUNIOR HIGH or 7 JH --- for 7th graders
               - 8 JUNIOR HIGH or 8 JH --- for 8th graders
         - 6 tournaments (1 in-house, 5 two-day tournaments against other clubs)
            - see the tournament schedule here under "JUNIOR HIGH (13-14U Teams)"
         - practices are 105 minutes in length
         - cost is $795 spread over 3 payments ($265 each)
         - tryouts are required
   - TRYOUT/PRACTICE INFORMATION:
       - tryouts and practices at Parkland
       - tryouts and first practices are as follows:
            - 7th Grade:  Sun Mar 3 & Sun Mar 10 (12:30-2:30pm)
                                  (IESA State Mar 8-9)
                                  practice starts Mon Mar 18
            - 8th Grade:  Sun Mar 10 & Sun Mar 17 (3:00-5:00pm)
                                  (IESA State Mar 15-16)
                                  practice starts Thu Mar 21
          - dates set to fit around IESA and Spring Breaks
          - only one tryout date is required but both are available:
      - parents are welcome to watch tryouts/practices but not required to stay
      - use the "Contact Us" form to request info on the Junior High program

     - JUNIOR HIGH PARENT MEETING: 
          
- Overview of the JH season in a recorded video is here.
             - Passcode: !+x?up2a

     - JUNIOR HIGH REGISTRATION: 
           - 7th Grade (13U):  2024 closed; 2025 registration opens ~ Jan 15 2025
           - 8th Grade (14U):  2024 closed; 2025 registration opens ~ Jan 15 2025