Mendez offers a range of athletics electives in addition to required physical education classes. Our athletics instructors aim to encourage physical activity through team sports, individual sports and help students develop a lifelong enjoyment for physical activity.
The Fall Semester class consists of teaching skills and game play in the sports of flag football, track and field, volleyball, soccer, tennis, basketball and jumprope.
The Spring Semester Functional Fitness class teaches students life-long physical activities such as running, jumping, weightlifting and yoga among others.
Teaching skills and game play in the sports of ultimate frisbee, bowling, disc golf, circuit training, softball and floorball.
Teaching skills and game play in the sports of golf, volleyball, weight training, basketball, team handball, badminton and lacrosse.
We offer opportunities to participate in sports teams for 7th and 8th grade students.
All students that wish to participate in competitive sports must have an Austin ISD approved physical that's dated no earlier than April 15 of the previous year and must be passing all classes with a C or better.
7th-grade students must have turned 14 after Sept. 1st of that year and 8th-grade students must have turned 15 after Sept 1st of that year.
For girls in 7th or 8th grade we offer:
Coach Medrano 512-414-3524
Coach Washington and Coach Flores 512-414-3523