Athletic Facilities Map
Reopening FAQs & Admissions Info
REOPENING FAQs: We welcomed MICDS students back to school on August 18 with distance learning both on campus and from home. Please visit https://www.micds.org/reopening/ to find helpful Health & Safety, School Preparation, and Ram Relief Fund FAQs. ADMISSIONS: MICDS is no longer accepting new applications for the 2020-2021 school year. We are now accepting new applications to all grade levels for the 2021-2022 school year: https://www.micds.org/admission/.
Our School has a long and proud tradition of athletics and recognizes the importance athletics play in nurturing teamwork, self-discipline, perseverance and school spirit. MICDS offers more than 48 interscholastic teams and all students, JK-12, participate in athletics and experience a thorough grounding in physical education.
"Being a part of MICDS women’s lacrosse team has been an incredible experience. I’m not naturally athletic, but our coach and my amazing teammates gave me the confidence that hard work would pay off, and that confidence has carried over into my life off the field, too."Catherine ’19Lacrosse Player
William R. Orthwein Sr. Pool
Our world-class athletic facilities include a state-of-the-art 40-meter by 25-yard pool for student recreation and swim team practice and training.
Steward Family Aquatic Center
The 27,505 square-foot aquatic center elevates the swimming, diving and water polo programs as well as the larger community’s use and access to aquatics at MICDS.
Ron Holtman Stadium and O'Hara Field
The newly constructed multi-purpose stadium for lacrosse, soccer and football was dedicated in September 2017, honoring Mr. Holtman's 39-year career as the School's varsity football coach.
McDonnell Athletic Center
This 80,000 square-foot athletic center features a field house and fitness center.
McDonnell Gymnasium is the site of MICDS boys' varsity basketball and girls' varsity basketball and volleyball, as well as the all-school pep rally at homecoming.
Hermann Squash Courts
Dedicated on March 2, 2011, the Hermann Squash Courts feature five singles courts. Bob Hermann '70 spearheaded the fundraising project to make the dream of a competitive squash program at MICDS a reality.
Ellis Field Weiss Track
Our all-weather track is the perfect setting for numerous track and field meets for both of our boys and girls track and field teams.
Our Fitness Center is complete with cardio and strength-training equipment for our students and employees as well as our current parents and alumni who obtain memberships.
Our dedicated Sports Boosters are deeply invested in strengthening and growing the MICDS athletic program and its contribution to our students’ overall success.
Brandy Lippert, Sports Boosters Co-Chair