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St. Charles Basketball

In-House Boys Recreational Grades 5 - 8

Program Information

The In-House Boys program is a developmental and recreational league for grades 5-8. The program is open to children who reside or attend schools within the boundaries of St. Charles School District 303. Grades 5 and 6 play October through January, and grades 7 and 8 play January through March. All children meeting the above criteria, regardless of ability level, will be placed on a team.

  • This league is recreational, with emphasis on development and fun.
  • Grades 5 and 6 play from late October through January.
  • Grades 7 and 8 play late January through March. 
  • Practices will be held in D303 or various locations in St. Charles.
  • Grade 5 uses 28.5 size basketballs; grades 6 - 8 use regulation size.
  • Games will be refereed by Illinois patched referees.
  • There will be some out of district games throughout the season.
  • Teams are parent coached. If interested in coaching your child's team, please complete both the coach's application and background check forms. Coaches will be contacted by the director of the program.
  • Background checks are required for all head and assistant coaches.
  • Teams will be chosen by a coach's draft, with all players being placed on a team. If a player cannot attend the draft, they will be placed on a team in a blind draft at the conclusion of the draft.
  • A maximum of ten players on a team.
  • Coaches will notify their players of team placement after the draft.
  • Coaches will contact players with practice and game schedules after October 2nd for 5/6 boys and January 9th for 7/8 boys . Practice nights are Monday-Friday and selected by the coach. Games are on Saturday (9:00 AM - 5:45 PM) and/or Sunday (12 PM - 6:15 PM). Several weeknight games are possible.
For questions, please contact Joy Silvers at [email protected].

Evaluation Dates

2019-2020 In-House Boys

5th Grade Boys
Evaluation Date:
Sunday, September 29 @ 1:00 PM
Wredling Middle School Main Gym
Practice starts week of September 30
First Game: October 12 or October 13
Season End Tournament:
January 18 - 19, 2020

6th Grade Boys
Evaluation Date:
Sunday, September 29 @ 5:00 PM
Wredling Middle School Main Gym
Practice starts week of September 30
First Game: October 12 or October 13
Season End Tournament:
January 18 - 19, 2020

7th Grade Boys
Tentative Evaluation Date:
Tuesday, January 7, 2020
Location and Time TBA
Practice starts January 8-10 
First Game: January 18 or January 19
Season End Tournament:
March 21 - 22

8th Grade Boys
Tentative Evaluation Date:
Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Location and Time TBA
Practice starts  January 9-10 
First Game: January 18 or January 19
Season End Tournament:
March 21 - 22

Registration Fee

The cost of the In-House program is $235.00 per player (if registered by September 1st; $25 late fee for registrations received after this date). Fee includes a reversible jersey, 10 games (plus an end of season tournament) and weekly practices.

The registration fee is due no later than September 15th for grades 5-6 and December 15th for grades 7-8. NO refunds will be given after these dates.

St. Charles STORM Basketball

P.O. Box 3451 
St. Charles, Illinois 60174
Phone : 847-888-1960
Email : [email protected]
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